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Ohio Counties and CDC Monitoring 16 People; None Have Ebola Symptoms

Regional News Stories
Posted October 17, 2014

The CDC is now trying to reach passengers on Frontier Airlines flight 1142, which Amber Vinson took from Dallas to Cleveland on Oct. 10.

National Ebola Expert Says Little to Fear From Ebola-Infected Nurse’s Visit to Ohio

National Ebola Expert Says Little to Fear From Ebola-Infected Nurse’s Visit to Ohio

Regional News Stories
Posted October 16, 2014

National Ebola expert Dr. Daniel Bausch tried to calm fears about possible further US cases of Ebola during his lecture at Case.

Ebola Case With Ohio Ties Prompts Infection Control Initiative For Nursing Students

Ebola Case With Ohio Ties Prompts Infection Control Initiative For Nursing Students

Regional News Stories
Posted October 16, 2014

Baldwin Wallace University's training launched today for current nursing students in its accelerated Bachelor's program.

CDC Says It Will Contact Passengers on Oct. 10 Flight from Dallas to Cleveland

Regional News Stories
Posted October 16, 2014

Health officials also said Amber Vinson visited a bridal shop called Coming Attractions on East Tallmadge Avenue on Saturday.

Summit County: 7 Contacts of Ebola Patient Identified, 8 Under Voluntary Quarantine

Regional News Stories
Posted October 16, 2014

Health workers have identified seven people in Northeast Ohio who had direct contact with Amber Vinson before she tested positive for Ebola.

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Resources

NetWellness

NetWellness

ideastream and NetWellness are partnering to bring more understanding to the health and medical issues you care about. Launched in 1995, NetWellness is a consumer health information website from Case Western Reserve University, The Ohio State University and the University of Cincinnati. Visit NetWellness where you will find in-depth information about your health concerns from Ohio’s three medical research universities.

ideastream Community Health Forums

Health Forums Report

The need for information about health has never been greater. ideastream is responding to this need by undertaking an ongoing health programming initiative. To inform this effort, ideastream invited health professionals in the region to participate in a series of discussions between June 9-18, 2009, about the local health assets and challenges.

Read the report about these meetings.

Living With Cancer

Living With Cancer

ideastream and The Gathering Place partnered with Northeast Ohio community organizations and healthcare facilities to present a special broadcast event, Living with Cancer: Celebrating National Cancer Survivors Day.

Living with Cancer Resource Guide PDF

And Thou Shalt Honor

And Thou Shalt Honor

A caregiver is anyone providing care and support to adult family members or friends who are frail, elderly, chronically ill, or have a disability.

And Thou Shalt Honor Resource Guide PDF

A Lion in the House

A Lion in the House

"Your child has cancer." Hearing these words will profoundly change a family's life, plunging members into a world of uncertainty, emotional upheaval and excruciating decisions. A Lion in the House tells the stories of five children facing battles with cancer.

A Lion in the House Resource Guide PDF

Be Well Funders

Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation The Cleveland Foundation The Community Foundation of Lorain County The McGregor Foundation The Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation The Woodruff Foundation