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  • Ebola health workers battle death, heat, rumors

    Ebola health workers battle death, heat, rumors

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:24 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:24:28 GMT
    Doctors and nurses fighting Ebola in West Africa are working 14-hour days, seven days a week, wearing head-to-toe gear in the heat of muddy clinics. Agonizing death is the norm. The hellish conditions aren't...
    Doctors and nurses fighting Ebola in West Africa are working 14-hour days, seven days a week, wearing head-to-toe gear in the heat of muddy clinics. Agonizing death is the norm. The hellish conditions aren't the only...
  • ALS Ice Bucket Challenge continues to gain attention

    ALS Ice Bucket Challenge continues to gain attention

    Amarillo, TX - The ALS Association says August is one of the lowest fundraising months for their non-profit, but thanks to the Ice Bucket Challenge, donations are up.
    Amarillo, TX - The ALS Association says August is one of the lowest fundraising months for their non-profit, but thanks to the Ice Bucket Challenge, donations are up.
  • Avastin approved for late-stage cervical cancer

    Avastin approved for late-stage cervical cancer

    The anti-cancer drug Avastin (bevacizumab) has been newly approved to treat aggressive and late-stage cervical cancer, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said in a news release.
    The anti-cancer drug Avastin (bevacizumab) has been newly approved to treat aggressive and late-stage cervical cancer, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said in a news release.