Cuban doctors arrive in Liberia to fight Ebola

A plane carrying some 50 Cuban doctors and nurses arrived in Liberia on Wednesday to help treat victims of Ebola in the West African country, where a U.S. military mission is also deploying to fight the deadly virus.

Four suspected Ebola cases in Spain test negative

All four suspected Ebola cases admitted to hospitals in Spain have tested negative in a first round of tests, the government said today.

Ebola-stricken nurse arrives at hospital outside Washington
Ebola-stricken nurse arrives at hospital outside Washington

A nurse infected in Texas with Ebola arrived late Thursday for treatment at the National Institutes of Health outside Washington, one of the nation`s premier medical facilities.

Dog of Ebola-infected Dallas nurse to be cared for, officials say

The dog of the Dallas nurse who contracted Ebola when treating a patient infected with the virus is still in the woman`s apartment and will be kept safe while its owner is in isolation at a local hospital, officials said on Monday.

Spanish Ebola patient still serious

 Spanish nurse`s aide Teresa Romero who became infected by the Ebola virus while treating one of its victims, remained in "very serious" condition Monday.

UK medical staff end four-hour strike

Thousands of nurses, midwives and ambulance staff, who were on a four-hour strike over payment rise, ended their protest on Monday morning.

Spain blames Ebola infection on human error as nurse worsens

The health of a Spanish nurse with Ebola worsened on Thursday and four other people were put into isolation in Madrid, while the government rejected claims that its methods for dealing with the disease weren`t working, and blamed human error.

Spanish Ebola nurse `touched face with infected glove`

A Spanish nurse infected with Ebola may have caught it when she touched her face with a glove after treating a missionary who had the deadly virus, a doctor said Wednesday.

Kenyan nurse sentenced to hang over botched abortion

 A Kenyan nurse was sentenced to death by hanging on Thursday after being found guilty of carrying out an abortion on a young woman that led to her death.

Kenyan nurse sentenced to hang over botched abortion

 A Kenyan nurse was sentenced to death by hanging on Thursday after being found guilty of carrying out an abortion on a young woman that led to her death.

Indian-born nurse who took Australian royal prank call blamed herself, inquest hears

A nurse found hanging after a prank call from two Australian radio presenters about Kate Middleton`s first pregnancy blamed herself for the embarrassing release of intimate details of the duchess`s condition, an inquest heard on Thursday.

Nurse raped by youths in Delhi`s Oberoi hotel

A 28-year-old nurse, who hailed from Tibet was allegedly gang-raped by two youths in a reputed five-star hotel in Hazrat Nizamuddin area of southeast Delhi here, police said.

44 Kerala nurses from Libya to reach Kochi today

The first batch of 44 Kerala nurses, evacuated from Libya, will arrive at Kochi on Tuesday morning.

American nurse with Ebola to leave Liberia on Tuesday

A second American medical missionary stricken with the often deadly Ebola virus is expected to be flown on Tuesday to the US for treatment, following a colleague who was admitted over the weekend to Emory University Hospital`s infectious disease unit.

Twelve nurses, who returned from Iraq, offered jobs by Aster DM Healthcare

Twelve of the 46 nurses, who recently returned from war-torn Iraq, have been offered jobs by Aster DM Healthcare, the country`s leading healthcare conglomerate, at its hospitals.

Iraq crisis: 46 Indian nurses taken to undisclosed location by ISIS militants, MEA informs all safe

Militants of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) on Thursday moved all Indian nurses in Tikrit to an undisclosed location, Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin informed saying that the MEA is in touch with interlocutors on the ground.

ISIS militants blow up hospital, 5 Indian nurses injured: Report

Militants of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria blew up a hospital that housed 46 Indian nurses in Tikrit, a report said.

Narendra Modi urged to rescue Indian nurses stranded in Iraq

Former Member of Parliament from Kerala, PC Chacko, urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take urgent steps to rescue Indian nurses stranded in Iraq.

Foreign doctors, nurses in Saudi Arabia could take MERS global

The biggest risk that Middle East Respiratory Syndrome will become a global epidemic, ironically, may lie with globe-trotting healthcare workers.

Goa govt initiates steps to counter shortage of nurses

Goa government has decided to increase seats for nursing courses in state-run institutions to deal with the acute shortage of nurses, Goa Health Minister Laxmikant Parsekar today said.