# virus - Today’s News
Rain or shine (and it’s mostly rain) there are some things we know will always happen in Ireland.
# virus - Yesterday’s News
The vaccine provided 100% protection in a Guinea field trial.
# virus - Tuesday 21 July, 2015
Researchers said there is renewed hope for patients who start treatment early after infection.
# virus - Monday 12 January, 2015
The Scottish native had been critically ill after contracting the virus.
# virus - Sunday 4 January, 2015
Her condition deteriorated, and the hospital has not said she is getting any better.
# virus - Tuesday 23 December, 2014
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.
# virus - Friday 19 December, 2014
The restrictions were put in place on 15 December.
# virus - Friday 5 December, 2014
Experts have argued that better managing of fluids and electrolytes could have prevented a number of deaths.
# virus - Thursday 4 December, 2014
It’s that time of year again…
# virus - Friday 28 November, 2014
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.
# virus - Monday 24 November, 2014
# virus - Saturday 22 November, 2014
The centre was built by the UK Government.
Despite these positive stories, Doctors Without Borders said the outbreak is far from over.
# virus - Saturday 15 November, 2014
The country’s health minister said this does not mean they are completely out of danger.
# virus - Friday 14 November, 2014
Drug and blood-based trials will begin in West Africa next month.
# virus - Wednesday 12 November, 2014
Mali, however, has recorded just its second death.
# virus - Tuesday 11 November, 2014
The Ulster duo were both major injury concerns after Saturday’s win over the Springboks.
Sources say there is widespread concern about the readiness of frontline staff in the ambulance service.
# virus - Monday 10 November, 2014
This explains a whole lot.
The patient has already tested positive for malaria.
# virus - Sunday 9 November, 2014
The outside centre looked to have sprained his foot last night against South Africa.
# virus - Tuesday 4 November, 2014
A study found that people with the virus living in their throats processed visual information about 10% slower than people without the virus.
# virus - Friday 31 October, 2014
To date, Ireland has provided direct funding of almost €3 million to help fight the deadly virus.
# virus - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
Britain held a similar simulation to assess how prepared services were for a possible Ebola outbreak.
# virus - Sunday 26 October, 2014
The 18-year-old travelled from Guinea.
# virus - Saturday 25 October, 2014
Where did it come from? And how can it be overcome?
President Obama is trying to stem public fear about the disease, stating that people must be guided by science.
The girl had recently returned to Mali from neighbouring Guinea.
# virus - Tuesday 21 October, 2014
This will allow authorities to focus their health checks.
# virus - Saturday 18 October, 2014
That’s according to Oxfam, which works in Liberia and Sierra Leone.
# virus - Friday 17 October, 2014
The woman is said to have no symptoms and to be at low risk to the guests and crew.
# virus - Wednesday 15 October, 2014
President Barack Obama said that ‘SWAT-like’ response teams are needed.
The worker also treated a man who died from the virus.
Researchers calculated which countries are most at risk for imported cases of Ebola.
# virus - Tuesday 14 October, 2014
Meanwhile, a second US patient, Nina Pham, said she was “blessed”.
There was uproar when it was suggested that the dog of a Spanish Ebola patient be put down.
The patient died during the night.
With the Ebola virus breaking borders, people have been urged not to panic and read up on the facts.
It will be expanded into Gatwick and the Eurostar by the end of next week.
# virus - Saturday 11 October, 2014
This brings the number currently being monitored for Ebola symptoms to 16.
The UN Special Envoy on the virus says speed is of the essence.