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From TheJournal.ie Rwanda reopens border with DR Congo after being closed for hours amid latest Ebola outbreak Precautions

Rwanda reopens border with DR Congo after being closed for hours amid latest Ebola outbreak

A third case has been detected in the border city of Goma, home to 2 million people.

From TheJournal.ie WHO says Congo Ebola outbreak 'health emergency' of international concern Health Emergency

WHO says Congo Ebola outbreak 'health emergency' of international concern

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies said it “welcomed” the decision.

From TheJournal.ie Ebola: WHO decides DRC outbreak is not a 'global' health emergency Epidemic

Ebola: WHO decides DRC outbreak is not a 'global' health emergency

The current Ebola crisis has recorded more than 2,000 cases.

From TheJournal.ie Second Ebola patient dies in Uganda as outbreak crosses the border East Africa

Second Ebola patient dies in Uganda as outbreak crosses the border

The fatalities have prompted World Health Organization officials to prepare an emergency meeting.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin man leading Concern team as they tackle major Ebola outbreak in DR Congo EBOLA

Dublin man leading Concern team as they tackle major Ebola outbreak in DR Congo

The latest outbreak has so far infected 840 people and killed 537 in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

From TheJournal.ie Man admitted to hospital in Sweden with suspected Ebola found not to have disease All Clear

Man admitted to hospital in Sweden with suspected Ebola found not to have disease

The man had recently returned from a trip in Burundi.

From TheJournal.ie Fears raised after Ebola reemerges in woman one year after all-clear Pregnancy

Fears raised after Ebola reemerges in woman one year after all-clear

Her husband and sons may have been infected with the virus as a result.

From TheJournal.ie Ebola vaccines arrive in Congo as disease spreads Outbreak

Ebola vaccines arrive in Congo as disease spreads

The number of reported cases is 42, including two confirmed.

From TheJournal.ie New outbreak of Ebola kills 17 in northwest DR Congo Viral Disease

New outbreak of Ebola kills 17 in northwest DR Congo

Ebola is one of the world’s most notorious diseases, being both highly infectious and extremely lethal.

From TheJournal.ie Nigeria struggles to contain spread of Lassa fever after 110 deaths Ebola's Cousin

Nigeria struggles to contain spread of Lassa fever after 110 deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 353 Lassa cases since 1 January.

From TheJournal.ie Most people who caught Ebola got it from 'superspreaders' Superspreaders

Most people who caught Ebola got it from 'superspreaders'

If superspreading had been completely under control about two-thirds of Ebola cases could have been avoided.

From TheJournal.ie Nurse who survived Ebola cleared of lying to doctors Pauline Cafferkey

Nurse who survived Ebola cleared of lying to doctors

Pauline Cafferkey became infected with the deadly virus while working in Sierra Leone in December 2014, but returned home unaware of her illness.

From TheJournal.ie Ebola survivors play football, skiing crash and wrestling: The best sports photos of 2015 Photo Journalism

Ebola survivors play football, skiing crash and wrestling: The best sports photos of 2015

All of these images were recognised by the World Press Photo Contest.

From TheJournal.ie Guinea's Ebola outbreak is declared officially over Virus

Guinea's Ebola outbreak is declared officially over

Forty-two days have passed since the last person with Ebola tested negative for the virus.

From TheJournal.ie This beautiful shot is our image of the day Baby Nubia

This beautiful shot is our image of the day

Nubia is MSF’s last-known Ebola patient in Conakry, Guinea.

From TheJournal.ie Something bizarre is happening to Ebola survivors that doctors are struggling to explain Mystery

Something bizarre is happening to Ebola survivors that doctors are struggling to explain

Saying that a patient is “cured” of the virus doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s been completely eradicated from the body.

From TheJournal.ie The British nurse who fought off Ebola last year is now 'critically ill' again Pauline Cafferkey

The British nurse who fought off Ebola last year is now 'critically ill' again

Pauline Cafferkey’s condition deteriorated further today, her hospital said in a statement.

From TheJournal.ie A UK nurse given the all-clear from Ebola last year is now in a 'serious condition' Virus Return

A UK nurse given the all-clear from Ebola last year is now in a 'serious condition'

Pauline Cafferkey was airlifted from Glasgow to London after a “complication” from the virus.

From TheJournal.ie "This is big news": 100% success for Ebola vaccine trial Major Breakthrough

"This is big news": 100% success for Ebola vaccine trial

The vaccine provided 100% protection in a Guinea field trial.

From TheJournal.ie Scientists are on the cusp of these 11 discoveries that will transform the world Future

Scientists are on the cusp of these 11 discoveries that will transform the world

Many of the devices that power our everyday lives would have been unimaginable a century ago.

From TheJournal.ie 'There is truly no reason to die from cholera but 9,000 people have since 2010' Haiti

'There is truly no reason to die from cholera but 9,000 people have since 2010'

And there’s been a 190% increase in the disease in Haiti this year.

From TheJournal.ie Safe and well: Defence Forces medics return home from Ebola-ravaged Sierra Leone Home Safe

Safe and well: Defence Forces medics return home from Ebola-ravaged Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone experienced a spike in new cases last week. A replacement Irish team has already been sent out.

From TheJournal.ie Emails reveal WHO intentionally delayed declaring Ebola emergency EBOLA

Emails reveal WHO intentionally delayed declaring Ebola emergency

In public comments, WHO Director-General Dr. Margaret Chan has repeatedly said the epidemic caught the world by surprise.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Friday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Friday

It’s FRIDAY. Here’s everything you need to know as you start your morning.

From TheJournal.ie The faces of Ebola: The survivors, orphans and workers the disease left behind One Year On

The faces of Ebola: The survivors, orphans and workers the disease left behind

The outbreak is not yet over, doctors have warned.

From TheJournal.ie Thousands raised for arrested Sierra Leone athlete living rough in London Support

Thousands raised for arrested Sierra Leone athlete living rough in London

Jimmy Thoronka vanished after competing in the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow last summer.

From TheJournal.ie Baby Mamanie lost her parents and grandparents. But she's considered "lucky" EBOLA

Baby Mamanie lost her parents and grandparents. But she's considered "lucky"

GOAL brings us the story of one survivor of the deadly virus.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: 'The outbreak has brought an unmatched level of fear and panic' EBOLA

Opinion: 'The outbreak has brought an unmatched level of fear and panic'

The Ebola response appears to finally be working. But Sierra Leone has never faced an enemy like this before – the crisis has been devastating.

From TheJournal.ie WATCH: The aftermath of a teenager's Ebola death World Vision

WATCH: The aftermath of a teenager's Ebola death

A suspicion of vaccines and stigma around Ebola can have devastating affects.

From TheJournal.ie After a fortnight in isolation, good news for UK Ebola patient Pauline Cafferkey

After a fortnight in isolation, good news for UK Ebola patient

The Scottish native had been critically ill after contracting the virus.

From TheJournal.ie Irish Defence Forces to assist with Ebola crisis in West Africa International Effort

Irish Defence Forces to assist with Ebola crisis in West Africa

Five members of the medical team are expected to arrive in Sierra Leone on January 15.

From TheJournal.ie UK nurse with Ebola has "stabilised" but is still critical Pauline Cafferkey

UK nurse with Ebola has "stabilised" but is still critical

She is in hospital in London.

From TheJournal.ie Ebola-infected UK nurse still in a critical condition Pauline Cafferkey

Ebola-infected UK nurse still in a critical condition

Her condition deteriorated, and the hospital has not said she is getting any better.

From TheJournal.ie Condition of UK Ebola patient has deteriorated to "critical" Pauline Cafferkey

Condition of UK Ebola patient has deteriorated to "critical"

A second person is now being tested for Ebola as a “precautionary measure” in Swindon.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland to fund ambulances and burials for Sierra Leone's 7,000+ Ebola victims Not Going Away

Ireland to fund ambulances and burials for Sierra Leone's 7,000+ Ebola victims

The Government is set to give an additional €778,000 towards combating the Ebola outbreak.

From TheJournal.ie Second suspected Scottish Ebola patient has tested negative Pauline Cafferkey

Second suspected Scottish Ebola patient has tested negative

Pauline Cafferkey, from Glasgow, is being treated in London.

From TheJournal.ie The 10 most read stories on TheJournal.ie this year Over To You

The 10 most read stories on TheJournal.ie this year

John Gilligan, child rescue alerts, and the local elections – these are the stories you read this year.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Tuesday 5 At 5

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Scottish Ebola patient "doing as well as can be expected" Glasgow

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

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

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