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Top Ebola doctor in Sierra Leone contracts virus
Sheik Umar Khan, a virologist who has treated over 100 people sickened with the deadly disease that has no cure, is now fighting for his life(7/23/2014 6:56:48 PM)
Sierra Leone's top Ebola doctor gets virus
Top virologist Sheik Umar Khan has been hailed as a "national hero" for leading fight to control deadly outbreak.(7/23/2014 11:38:24 AM)
Sierra Leone Doctor Fighting Ebola Catches Disease
Dr. Sheik Humarr Khan has been called a national hero.(7/23/2014 2:57:02 PM)
Sierra Leone's Leading Ebola Doctor Infected With Deadly Virus
Sierra Leone's lead doctor fighting the Ebola outbreak, the deadliest in history, has caught the disease, the government said today. Sheik Umar Khan, a 39-year-old virologist, has been transferred to a treatment ward run by medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres. In a statement released by the president's office, the country's health minister Miatta Kargbo pledged he will "do anything and ...(7/23/2014 1:33:18 PM)
Doctor treating Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone now infected
JC Finley FREETOWN, Sierra Leone, July 23 (UPI) -- Dr. Sheikh Uman Khan, a doctor in Sierra Leone actively working to control the deadly outbreak of the Ebola virus, is now infected with the disease.(7/23/2014 11:39:49 AM)
Sierra Leone's chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus
The head doctor fighting the deadly tropical virus Ebola in Sierra Leone has himself caught the disease, the president's office said.(7/23/2014 5:33:31 PM)
Ebola outbreak not hurting investment in Sierra Leone: foreign minister
By Carolyn Cohn and Chris Vellacott LONDON (Reuters) - The Ebola outbreak has not hurt foreign investment in Sierra Leone but will inevitably require more spending to fight it, the country's foreign minister said on Monday. Sierra Leone is among a group of West African countries suffering the worst-ever outbreak of Ebola, accounting for close to a third of the more than 600 deaths across the ...(7/22/2014 2:58:59 AM)
Sierra Leone's chief Ebola doctor contracts the virus - CDC lab director behind anthrax mishap resigns
The head doctor fighting the deadly tropical virus Ebola in Sierra Leone has himself caught the disease, the government said.(7/23/2014 10:17:43 PM)
Sierra Leone religious leaders criticise government handling of Ebola
By Umaru Fofana FREETOWN (Reuters) - Religious leaders in Sierra Leone have criticised the government's handling of an Ebola outbreak that has killed 194 people in the West Africa country, saying a lack of information was prompting rural communities to shun medical help. Health authorities in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone are struggling to contain the worst outbreak of the deadly epidemic ...(7/21/2014 1:34:26 PM)
Head doctor fighting Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone contracts the deadly virus
Sheik Umar Khan has been hailed a 'national hero' by government for his work saving victims of the Ebola epidemic that has killed more than 600 people in West Africa(7/23/2014 12:21:21 PM)
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