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A flight with Ebola relief supplies took off for West Africa from John F. Kennedy International Airport on Saturday, Sept. 20. (Credit: CBS 2)

Ebola Relief Supply Flight Takes Off For West Africa From New York

A mission took off from New York Saturday to bring direct relief to West Africa amid the Ebola virus outbreak.

09/20/2014

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The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?

The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.

05/16/2014

Princeton University file (Photo: CBS 2)

Feds Agree To Import Bexsero For Possible Use At Princeton

Federal health officials have agreed to import a meningitis vaccine approved in Europe and Australia but not the U.S. as officials at Princeton University consider measures to stop the spread of the disease on the Ivy League campus.

11/16/2013

People receive a free meningitis vaccine from Dr. Wayne Chen at the AIDS Healthcare Foundation pharmacy on April 15, 2013 in Hollywood, California. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Official: Deadly Meningitis Outbreak Impacting Gay Community Stopped

The new strain of meningitis was so lethal some of its victims were found dead in their apartments before they even had a chance to see a doctor.

09/18/2013

Hilton Hotel

Suspected Norovirus Outbreak Strikes Swanky Hilton Westchester Hotel

About 200 of the 825 guests for the Delta Sigma Theta sorority brunch were sickened after their April 21 event at the hotel.

04/30/2013

Retracting syringes (file/photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

46 Cases Of Fungal Meningitis, Other Fungal Infections Now Reported In New Jersey

Health officials in New Jersey said a total of 46 cases of fungal meningitis and other fungal infections have now been reported in the state.

12/22/2012

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New Jersey Health Officials Announce 37 Reported Cases Of Fungal Meningitis

New Jersey health officials said there have been no reported deaths in the state and 15 patients remain hospitalized with the illness.

12/02/2012

Retracting syringes (file/photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

NJ Health Officials Lower Number Of People Who Received Injection Linked To Meningitis Outbreak

So far, no cases of the fungal meningitis have been reported in the Tri-State Area.

10/08/2012

People make their regular purchases near the Artibonite River, which is believed to be the source of the Cholera outbreak - Pont-Sonde, Haiti - Oct 27, 2010 - Photo: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images

Appeal For Help With Haiti Cholera Outbreak

At least 303 people have died and 4,722 been hospitalized.

10/28/2010