Ebola cases reported in the United States

By: Richard Meyer ~Copy Editor~ The first known contraction of the Ebola virus on U.S. soil has been reported. The woman contracted the disease after treating Thomas Eric Duncan, a native Liberian who unwittingly brought the disease back with him while travelling. He had come to the U.S. to visit his family and friends in Texas. In response to the outbreak, airports have begun a screening process before coming aboard planes. In order to board the plane, travelers are subject to temperature readings at various checkpoints as well as questionnaires, inquiring from where the person was traveling and if he … Continue reading Ebola cases reported in the United States