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Rick Sacra has been using a video conference system to visit with his wife, Debbie. (Photo courtesy:  Nebraska Medical Center)

Holden Doctor Infected With Ebola Improving

In a statement released through the hospital Monday, Sacra’s wife Debbie said he still gets tired very easily, but he’s becoming mentally sharper.

11 hours ago

Rick Sacra has been using a video conference system to visit with his wife, Debbie. (Photo courtesy:  Nebraska Medical Center)

Mass. Doctor Infected With Ebola Using Video Conferencing For Visits

Dr. Rick Sacra has been using a video conference system to visit with his wife, Debbie Sacra, while receiving experimental treatment.

09/11/2014

Rick Sacra and his wife Debbie. (Facebook photo)

Mass. Doctor Infected With Ebola Now Eating, Listening To Music

The Worcester doctor who became infected with Ebola while working in Liberia has been able to eat and is listening to music, his wife said Monday.

09/08/2014

Dr. Rick Sacra. (WBZ-TV).

Mass. Doctor’s Condition Improving As He Battles Ebola

Doctors says Rick Sacra is making progress, but it’s not yet clear if he will recover.

09/07/2014

Rick Sacra and his wife Debbie. (Facebook photo)

Mass. Doctor Infected With Ebola ‘Sick, But Stable’ In Nebraska

A doctor from central Massachusetts infected with the Ebola virus arrived in Nebraska Friday to begin treatment.

09/05/2014

Dr. Rick Sacra. (Photo courtesy: Family Health Center in Worcester)

Mass. Doctor Infected With Ebola Heading To Nebraska

Rick Sacra, who was infected with Ebola while serving in Liberia, is being flown to a Nebraska hospital for treatment.

09/04/2014

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Local Researchers Monitor Infectious Disease Outbreaks Around The World

Had the international community responded to the Ebola outbreak faster, some medical experts believe the spread of the virus might have been slowed.

08/08/2014

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An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. History

Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.

08/07/2014

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Cambridge Company Ready To Deploy New Ebola Drug

As the Ebola crisis continues to worsen in West Africa, a Cambridge Biotech company is developing ways to help in the fight.

08/06/2014

A picture taken on July 24, 2014 shows staff of the Christian charity Samaritan's Purse putting on protective gear in the ELWA hospital in the Liberian capital Monrovia. An American doctor battling West Africa's Ebola epidemic has himself fallen sick with the disease in Liberia, Samaritan's Purse said on July 27.  (Photo credit ZOOM DOSSO/AFP/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Stop The Ebola Virus Scare

The truth is that you have a better chance of choking to death on a cherry pit than being afflicted by Ebola.

08/05/2014

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