Texas Ebola patient gets experimental drug




 
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Boots
 
October 7th, 2014  
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Topic: Texas Ebola patient gets experimental drug


Washington (AFP) - A Liberian man diagnosed with Ebola in Texas was given an experimental drug for the first time, officials said Monday as the White House mulled tougher airport screening at home and abroad.




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October 7th, 2014  
tetvet
 
How much are we spending on this guy ? and how many could have been saved in Liberia at his cost .
October 8th, 2014  
MontyB
 
 
I have never understood why a decent hospital has not been built and managed by a developed country/organisation in the region to handle these issues rather than flying infected people around for treatment given the risks involved.

In this guys case though I am almost of the opinion that he should be locked in a concrete cell and left to die of the disease given that he was incredibly irresponsible in importing it to the USA in the first place.
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October 8th, 2014  
tetvet
 
This is getting crazy , a panel on CBS said it would be Racism to keep Liberians Africans from flying to the U.S. , however the panel declined an invitation to fly to Liberia citing schedule conflicts .
October 8th, 2014  
MontyB
 
 
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Originally Posted by tetvet
This is getting crazy , a panel on CBS said it would be Racism to keep Liberians Africans from flying to the U.S. , however the panel declined an invitation to fly to Liberia citing schedule conflicts .
I cant imagine it would be racism to demand that all people entering the USA provide information to prove they are free from life threatening communicable diseases.
 


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