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The Centers for Disease Control has an ominous warning for the nation this week: Please, for the love of god, do not consume romaine lettuce of any kind.

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KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Doctors were slow to respond to an outbreak of Ebola in Uganda because symptoms weren't always typical, but a World Health Organization official said Friday that authorities are halting the spread of the deadly disease...

The post World Health Organization: Ebola under control in Uganda appeared first on theGrio.

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KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - The latest Ebola outbreak in Uganda has dimmed hopes of a successful year for the country's growing tourism industry, government officials and tour operators said on Wednesday...

The post Uganda loses tourists with Ebola cases, deaths appeared first on theGrio.

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KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Six more patients suspected to have Ebola have been admitted to the hospital days after investigators confirmed an outbreak of the highly infectious disease...

The post 6 more Ugandans admitted with possible Ebola appeared first on theGrio.

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WASHINGTON (AP) - Science now has the tools to slash the spread of HIV even without a vaccine...

The post US donates extra $150 million to battle AIDS appeared first on theGrio.

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NEW YORK (AP) - Robin Roberts is facing a new medical challenge that will require her to start chemotherapy and get a bone marrow transplant...

The post Robin Roberts, 'Good Morning America' co-host, announces she has bone marrow disease appeared first on theGrio.

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