Home Videos Photos

Sick News Archive

That First Texas Nurse Who Contracted Ebola Is CURED!

| Filed under: Barack ObamaHealthSick

no title

We're seeing more and more that just because you have Ebola that doesn't mean it's a death sentence, thank goodness!

Nurse Nina Pham became the first person on American soil to contract the deadly virus, after she was caring for Thomas Duncan in Dallas.

But the nurse is now cured of the illness and hugged President Obama because she survived!

Permalink / 1 comment / Email this  »

New York Man Is Diagnosed With The State's First Case Of Ebola After Returning From Africa

| Filed under: New YorkHealthSick

New York has its first case of Ebola

We have another case of Ebola on our hands!

Craig Spencer, a Doctors Without Borders physician, recently returned to the states after helping infected people in West Africa, and he exhibited symptoms of the deadly disease on Thursday.

The 33-year-old returned on October 17th, and after a full day day out and about, Spencer started exhibiting Ebola-like symptoms. He'd gone jogging, bowling, to a restaurant, and traveled on the subway as well.

Permalink / 4 comments / Email this  »

Worried About Ebola?? AIDS Is Everywhere — Even 'On Towels' — In Kenya, According To Televangelist Pat Robertson! Here's Your Daily Dose Of WTF!

| Filed under: TV NewsHealthSickScary!Crazzzzy

no title

When it comes to HIV/AIDS, ignorance is almost just as dangerous as the disease itself.

So when a person wrote in to The 700 Club looking for travel advice, what Pat Robertson told them falls into that category.

A person wrote about how they were planning on taking a mission trip to Kenya, but their family was worried about their health because of Ebola.

Pat was pretty confident that no, this person isn't putting themselves at risk of getting Ebola. But AIDS, yeah almost definitely going to get AIDS.

Permalink / 6 comments / Email this  »

The First U.S. Ebola Patient Has Died In Texas

| Filed under: Sad SadHealthMedicineSickScary!

no title

This is so awful!

Thomas Eric Duncan was the first man with Ebola to travel into the United States. He was let into the country no problem and was originally released from a hospital even though he had a fever — and admitted he had recently traveled to the U.S. from Africa.

Eventually, he was readmitted to the hospital and diagnosed with Ebola.

Now, it's being reported that he's died this morning at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas.

Permalink / 8 comments / Email this  »

Deadly Ocean Bacteria Being Blamed For Killing 10 And Hospitalizing 32 In Florida!

| Filed under: HealthBeachMedicineSickSwimmingNews

florida beach watermark

We thought the most dangerous thing in the ocean was a shark… but as it turns out, it might be bacteria!

Health officials in Florida say a strain of Vibrio vulnificus is to blame for sending dozens of beach-goers to the hospital this summer, with 10 people dying from their infections so far.

This bacteria is very similar to cholera and thrives in the warm salt waters off the Florida coast.

Permalink / 1 comment / Email this  »