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Ebola in CA- How prepared are we?

Ebola in CA- How prepared are we?

Hannah Scarborough, Staff Writer

December 9, 2014

While the Ebola epidemic seems to be putting the nation in a frenzy, hospitals close to home are preparing for the possible spread of the disease to California. This past month, 2 California residents were tested for Ebola after showing similar symptoms to the deadly disease. The patients tested negative...

Ongoing Coverage: The United States and Ebola

Ongoing Coverage: The United States and Ebola

Megan Martin, Staff Writer

December 8, 2014

The outbreak gripping West Africa is the world's worst, infecting nearly 10,000 people and killing nearly 5,000. Thomas Eric Duncan traveled to the United States from one of the worst affected countries, Liberia, on September 30th, and 10 days after he arrived in the US to visit his former girlfriend...

Ebola- Worthy of panic or a 21st century exaggeration?

Ebola- Worthy of panic or a 21st century exaggeration?

Mrinalini Narayan, Staff Writer

October 27, 2014

Ebola has been perceived as an instantaneously fatal disease that is thought to be the start of a great epidemic. The media fails to inform the true facts and symptoms of Ebola, and rather recognizes the number of deaths and people infected. Although every loss is tragic, the media chooses to disreg...

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