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NBC correspondent admits violation of quarantine

10-14-14
NEW YORK (AP) — NBC News medical correspondent Nancy Snyderman has admitted that some members of her crew violated a voluntary quarantine to protect against Ebola, a misstep that caused New Jersey health officials to make that quarantine mandatory. ...

Ebola screening starts Thursday at 4 US airports

10-14-14
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Customs and health officials at airports in Washington, Chicago, Atlanta and Newark will take the temperatures of passengers from three West African countries starting Thursday. Federal health officials say the entry screenings ...
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Jackson Township Increases Sanitizing Efforts

10-13-14
To prevent the spread of enterovirus D68, Jackson Township officials have ordered more sanitation efforts on playgrounds, recreation areas and municipal buildings.
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Bluetongue Virus Found in Deer for First Time in NJ

10-13-14
Two deer in New Jersey have died from bluetongue virus, which can be spread to livestock.

New Jersey enforces isolation order for NBC crew

10-11-14
New Jersey officials have issued a mandatory quarantine order for members of an NBC crew that was exposed to a cameraman with Ebola. The order went into effect Friday night after they say a voluntary 21-day isolation agreement was violated. Officials ...

Stepped-up Ebola screening starting at NYC airport

10-11-14
NEW YORK (AP) — Customs and health officials are starting a stepped-up Ebola screening program at New York's Kennedy International Airport for passengers from three West African countries. Officials said at a briefing at Kennedy on Saturday ...

New Jersey enforces isolation order for NBC crew

10-11-14
New Jersey officials have issued a mandatory quarantine order for members of an NBC crew that was exposed to a cameraman with Ebola after a voluntary 21-day isolation agreement was violated. The order went into effect Friday night and lasts until ...

Foundation created for boy who died of virus

10-10-14
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The family of a 4-year-old New Jersey boy who died from a virus causing a severe respiratory illness across the country has launched a foundation to support special needs children in his memory. Andy Waller spoke Friday about ...
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Travel Precautions Taken for Ebola

10-10-14
Customs and Border Patrol and the CDC are working together to prevent travelers sick with Ebola from entering the U.S.
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NJ Politicians Debate Ebola Precautions

10-10-14
New Jersey political leaders are debating if the screening to start next week at Newark Airport will be enough to prevent the spread of Ebola.