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One U.S. Hospital's Strategy For Stopping Ebola's Advance

There are no known cases of Ebola in Connecticut. But a leading Hartford hospital is already updating its infection controls to stop the virus before it gets a foothold.

Why One Public Health Expert Thinks Airport Ebola Screening Won't Work

The U.S. will soon set up screening procedures, according to the CDC. But one expert questions the usefulness of screens. And history backs him up.

High Tides And Sea Level Rise Threaten Georgia's Coast

A report released Wednesday by the Union of Concerned Scientists examines how rising sea levels and flooding over the next 15 to 30 years is predicted to increase by ten-fold.

Voters Will Get Their Say On GMO Labeling In Colorado And Oregon

Similar measures calling for labeling genetically modified foods have failed in recent years in California and Washington, and Vermont is being sued for the labeling law it enacted earlier this year.