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Officials: Little risk of Ebola outbreak in US

Dr. Kent Brantly, left, treats an Ebola patient at the Samaritan's Purse Ebola Case Management Center in Monrovia, Liberia. On Saturday, the Samaritan's Purse aid organization said Brantly tested positive for the disease and was being treated at a hospital in Monrovia.
Dr. Kent Brantly, left, treats an Ebola patient at the Samaritan's Purse Ebola Case Management Center in Monrovia, Liberia. On Saturday, the Samaritan's Purse aid organization said Brantly tested positive for the disease and was being treated at a hospital in Monrovia.
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U.S. health officials are monitoring the Ebola outbreak in Africa but say the risk of the deadly germ spreading to the United States is remote. The Centers for Disease Control on Monday sent a health alert to U.S. doctors about the outbreak. There are no travel restrictions to the West Africa region hit by the disease. But last month, the CDC issued a mid-level travel advisory for health workers. Two American aid workers in Liberia ...

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