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# ebola - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

The 5 at 5: Tuesday
# 5 At 5
# 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

Dec 30th 2014, 4:52 PM 7,339 Views 0 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Scottish Ebola patient "doing as well as can be expected"
# Glasgow
# Glasgow

Scottish Ebola patient "doing as well as can be expected"

Dec 30th 2014, 4:05 PM 36,737 Views 59 Comments

It’s reported that a second patient is now being assessed for signs of Ebola.

Today's top stories in 6 seconds
# News Wrap
# News Wrap

Today's top stories in 6 seconds

Dec 30th 2014, 1:07 PM 7,906 Views 4 Comments

Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.

# ebola - Monday 29 December, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Dec 29th 2014, 10:21 PM 28,001 Views 3 Comments

A crash in Kerry, Ebola in Scotland and a tragedy on a Ferry had everyone talking today.

Remember George Weah? He's just won a seat in Liberia's senate
# Transition
From The42
# Transition

Remember George Weah? He's just won a seat in Liberia's senate

Dec 29th 2014, 8:28 PM 4,540 Views 4 Comments

The former AC Milan star declared himself a “born winner,” after trouncing the son of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

The ethical questions raised by Ebola this year
# Ethics
# Ethics

The ethical questions raised by Ebola this year

Dec 29th 2014, 8:00 PM 7,893 Views 7 Comments

What is our responsibility?

The 10 most popular comments on TheJournal.ie in 2014
# Over To You
# Over To You

The 10 most popular comments on TheJournal.ie in 2014

Dec 29th 2014, 5:00 PM 30,340 Views 37 Comments

From Irish Water to John Gilligan, here are the comments which got the most thumbs up from other readers this year.

# ebola - Sunday 28 December, 2014

The 33 photographs that took our breath away this year
# Pics Of The Year
# Pics Of The Year

The 33 photographs that took our breath away this year

Dec 28th 2014, 9:00 PM 85,604 Views 29 Comments

From Leaving Certificate students to George Clooney, here are the most striking photographs from 2014.

# ebola - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Experimental Ebola vaccines may be lifeline for African countries
# Finding A Cure
# Finding A Cure

Experimental Ebola vaccines may be lifeline for African countries

Dec 23rd 2014, 10:30 AM 6,417 Views 3 Comments

Hopes raised that the trial will “form the basis of a more potent vaccine” – there is currently no effective vaccine against the Ebola or Marburg virus.

# ebola - Saturday 20 December, 2014

Twink, Superquinn sausages, Irish Water, and punts: Ireland by numbers in 2014
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Twink, Superquinn sausages, Irish Water, and punts: Ireland by numbers in 2014

Dec 20th 2014, 7:30 PM 14,767 Views 13 Comments

How many pigs are in Ireland? How many people are paid minimum wage? So many questions…

# ebola - Tuesday 16 December, 2014

Christmas has been cancelled in Guinea's capital and Sierra Leone
# Banned
# Banned

Christmas has been cancelled in Guinea's capital and Sierra Leone

Dec 16th 2014, 8:00 PM 13,722 Views 13 Comments

It’s in a bid to combat the spread of the Ebola virus.

# ebola - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

The Ebola Fighters are TIME's 2014 Person of the Year
# Hero's Heart
# Hero's Heart

The Ebola Fighters are TIME's 2014 Person of the Year

Dec 10th 2014, 1:25 PM 6,282 Views 9 Comments

“They risked and persisted, sacrificed and saved.”

# ebola - Friday 5 December, 2014

There ARE simple treatments for Ebola that could have saved lives
# PREVENTABLE
# PREVENTABLE

There ARE simple treatments for Ebola that could have saved lives

Dec 5th 2014, 6:30 AM 5,407 Views 4 Comments

Experts have argued that better managing of fluids and electrolytes could have prevented a number of deaths.

# ebola - Monday 1 December, 2014

Opinion: Healthcare apartheid is unacceptable – there can be no 'them and us'
# EBOLA
# EBOLA

Opinion: Healthcare apartheid is unacceptable – there can be no 'them and us'

Dec 1st 2014, 8:00 AM 45 Views 6 Comments

Solutions do not come easy, but Ebola transmission can be stopped.

# ebola - Friday 28 November, 2014

Sperm can carry Ebola for at least 82 days --- WHO
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Sperm can carry Ebola for at least 82 days --- WHO

Nov 28th 2014, 6:58 PM 9,886 Views 16 Comments

Studies showed that three men who had recovered from Ebola still had the live virus in their semen for over a month after the onset of symptoms.

The 9 at 9: Friday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

Nov 28th 2014, 8:55 AM 10,858 Views 3 Comments

Catch up as you wake up

# ebola - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Good news: Scientists may have discovered a vaccine for Ebola
# Vaccination
# Vaccination

Good news: Scientists may have discovered a vaccine for Ebola

Nov 27th 2014, 7:51 AM 7,704 Views 20 Comments

But it is still some way from hitting the market.

# ebola - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Glasnevin Trust is helping with the burial of Ebola victims in Sierre Leone
# Burials
# Burials

Glasnevin Trust is helping with the burial of Ebola victims in Sierre Leone

Nov 25th 2014, 3:36 PM 5,391 Views 2 Comments

Proper burials of the dead is preserving the dignity of the deceased.

# ebola - Monday 24 November, 2014

The HSE are still preparing the country for a possible Ebola outbreak
# Tallaght Hospital
# Tallaght Hospital

The HSE are still preparing the country for a possible Ebola outbreak

Nov 24th 2014, 5:39 PM 8,446 Views 17 Comments

A number of different public bodies attended a training event in Tallaght today.

# ebola - Saturday 22 November, 2014

These "heroes" will man the first Irish-run Ebola treatment centre in West Africa
# On A Jetplane
# On A Jetplane

These "heroes" will man the first Irish-run Ebola treatment centre in West Africa

Nov 22nd 2014, 4:34 PM 11,920 Views 14 Comments

The centre was built by the UK Government.

Baby girl survives Ebola 'against all the odds'
# Recovery
# Recovery

Baby girl survives Ebola 'against all the odds'

Nov 22nd 2014, 9:00 AM 9,114 Views 8 Comments

Despite these positive stories, Doctors Without Borders said the outbreak is far from over.

# ebola - Friday 21 November, 2014

Are German motorbikes the key to fighting Ebola?
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

Are German motorbikes the key to fighting Ebola?

Nov 21st 2014, 3:00 PM 13,573 Views 38 Comments

The bikes have been sent to west Africa.

# ebola - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Need a 10-minute break? Step into the Reading Room…
# Reads
# Reads

Need a 10-minute break? Step into the Reading Room…

Nov 19th 2014, 1:05 PM 6,600 Views 0 Comments

Living with Ebola, Charlie Manson and the rise of the Spanish left wing.

# ebola - Monday 17 November, 2014

A doctor has died from Ebola at a Nebraska hospital
# Fatal
# Fatal

A doctor has died from Ebola at a Nebraska hospital

Nov 17th 2014, 2:25 PM 8,506 Views 17 Comments

He was the 10th person with Ebola to be treated in the US, and the second to have died from the infection.

# ebola - Saturday 15 November, 2014

After a three month battle, DR Congo is now Ebola free
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

After a three month battle, DR Congo is now Ebola free

Nov 15th 2014, 12:20 PM 7,451 Views 29 Comments

The country’s health minister said this does not mean they are completely out of danger.

Here are the new lyrics for Band Aid 30's Feed the World
# Feed The World
From The Daily Edge
# Feed The World

Here are the new lyrics for Band Aid 30's Feed the World

Nov 15th 2014, 11:04 AM 18,193 Views 20 Comments

The lyrics have been changed to reflect the plight of Ebola.

# ebola - Friday 14 November, 2014

Will clinical trials for Ebola treatment stop its deadly spread?
# West Africa
# West Africa

Will clinical trials for Ebola treatment stop its deadly spread?

Nov 14th 2014, 11:13 AM 3,734 Views 13 Comments

Drug and blood-based trials will begin in West Africa next month.

# ebola - Thursday 13 November, 2014

Opinion: How mobile phones can be used to fight diseases like Ebola
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: How mobile phones can be used to fight diseases like Ebola

Nov 13th 2014, 1:00 PM 39 Views 6 Comments

Novel methods of communicating can break down discrimination and dangerous misinformation.

# ebola - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

New York Mayor declares city Ebola-free alongside cured patient
# Virus
# Virus

New York Mayor declares city Ebola-free alongside cured patient

Nov 12th 2014, 8:02 AM 5,432 Views 24 Comments

Mali, however, has recorded just its second death.

# ebola - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Morocco dropped as Africa Cup of Nations hosts and disqualified from tournament
# Cup Crisis
From The42
# Cup Crisis

Morocco dropped as Africa Cup of Nations hosts and disqualified from tournament

Nov 11th 2014, 2:13 PM 5,928 Views 4 Comments

CAF says other nations are willing to host the tournament in early 2015.

Here's why a very small number of Irish troops are off to Sierra Leone
# Mission
# Mission

Here's why a very small number of Irish troops are off to Sierra Leone

Nov 11th 2014, 1:33 PM 10,139 Views 103 Comments

The move got Cabinet approval today.

Twitter isn't loving Band Aid 30's questionable #E30LA hashtag
# E30LA
From The Daily Edge
# E30LA

Twitter isn't loving Band Aid 30's questionable #E30LA hashtag

Nov 11th 2014, 11:18 AM 3,608 Views 1 Comment

Pull over, world. We’re stepping out for some air.

Google starts helping the fight against Ebola by donating €8 million
# Fundraising
# Fundraising

Google starts helping the fight against Ebola by donating €8 million

Nov 11th 2014, 9:36 AM 3,787 Views 3 Comments

The search engine giant launched a public fundraising campaign where it will contribute $2 for every $1 donated to the fund.

Zero... That's how many Ebola patients are being treated right now at one centre in Liberia
# Good News
# Good News

Zero... That's how many Ebola patients are being treated right now at one centre in Liberia

Nov 11th 2014, 8:15 AM 5,975 Views 12 Comments

Progress is being made in the battle against the disease in the African nation. Another 250-bed centre is treating around 50 patients.

Would ambulance crews be ready for a case of Ebola here? Some staff aren't convinced
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Would ambulance crews be ready for a case of Ebola here? Some staff aren't convinced

Nov 11th 2014, 7:00 AM 4,037 Views 6 Comments

Sources say there is widespread concern about the readiness of frontline staff in the ambulance service.

# ebola - Monday 10 November, 2014

The 5 at 5: Monday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Monday

Nov 10th 2014, 4:53 PM 7,443 Views 1 Comment

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Ebola test results for Belfast patient expected this afternoon
# EBOLA
# EBOLA

Ebola test results for Belfast patient expected this afternoon

Nov 10th 2014, 9:38 AM 4,248 Views 5 Comments

The patient has already tested positive for malaria.

# ebola - Sunday 9 November, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Nov 9th 2014, 8:20 PM 17,919 Views 6 Comments

A woman’s being tested for Ebola in Belfast, a valuable copy of the Book of Kells has been stolen, and Berlin has been celebrating 25 years since the Wall came down.

Patient being tested for Ebola in Belfast
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Patient being tested for Ebola in Belfast

Nov 9th 2014, 8:19 PM 27,900 Views 34 Comments

The person had recently been in an Ebola-affected country.

# ebola - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Spanish nurse cured of Ebola holds back tears as she leaves hospital
# Release
# Release

Spanish nurse cured of Ebola holds back tears as she leaves hospital

Nov 5th 2014, 9:18 PM 12,716 Views 8 Comments

Teresa Romero said Ebola did not matter to the Western world until there was an infection here.