Ashoka Mukpo knew he really was in trouble when he saw the people treating him in full suits and hoods.
President Obama praised New Yorkers Saturday for not giving into fear of the city’s first case of Ebola, and said the nation is making progress in its fight against the disease.
More than 10,000 people have been infected with Ebola and nearly half of them have died, according to figures released Saturday by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread.
The governors of New Jersey and New York said Friday they are ordering a mandatory, 21-day quarantine for all doctors and other travelers who have had contact with Ebola victims in West Africa.
The Air Force has transported an Ebola blood sample from an infected doctor in New York City to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia.