Recovered from Ebola, Cuban doctor returns home




 
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December 7th, 2014  
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HAVANA/GENEVA (Reuters) - A Cuban doctor who contracted Ebola while treating patients in Sierra Leone returned home to Cuba on Saturday, cured after 16 days in a Geneva hospital where he received an experimental treatment. Felix Baez, 43, was one of 256 Cuban doctors and nurses who went to West Africa to treat patients from the worst outbreak of the virus on record, which has killed more than 6,000 people. Baez was met at Havana's Jose Marti airport by his wife, elder son and Health Minister Roberto Morales, among others, officials said. ...




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