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German suspected serial killer nurse jailed for life

A German hospital nurse was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for murdering two patients who were victims of a suspected wider killing spree that he says claimed 30 lives.

German nurse says 'sorry' for killing over 30 patients

A German former nurse who has admitted killing over 30 hospital patients with lethal injections in a thrill-seeking game to try to revive them apologised on Thursday to relatives of the victims.

Talk to nurse to ease pain, anxiety during surgery

Simple distraction techniques, such as talking to a nurse, watching a DVD or using stress balls, can help patients to relax during varicose vein surgery and reduce their pain, says a study.

Pink Test commemorates Jane McGrath's life in Sydney
Pink Test commemorates Jane McGrath's life in Sydney

The historic Sydney Cricket Ground on Thursday was painted pink to commemorate the late Jane McGrath, wife of legendary Australian fast bowler Glenn. Jane died of breast cancer in 2008 and for the seventh successive year, Day 3 of the Sydney Test was marked as Jane McGrath Day.

Nurse becomes first Ebola victim diagnosed in Britain

 A health worker who has become the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in Britain was being treated at a London hospital on Tuesday after contracting the disease in West Africa.

Mom-to-be Kourtney Kardashian is not getting baby nurse
Mom-to-be Kourtney Kardashian is not getting baby nurse

 Kourtney Kardashian, who is going to welcome her third child in December, has revealed that she is not getting a baby nurse.

Nurse who was Mali''s second Ebola case dies: Government

 A 25-year-old nurse who was Mali`s second Ebola case has died, the government said in a statement on Wednesday.

Mali suffers new Ebola case with death of a nurse

Mali has suffered a new case of Ebola infection -- separate from its only other one detected last month -- with the death of a nurse who treated a patient from Guinea, medical sources said late Tuesday.

US nurse who caught Ebola says she wasn't careless

The Dallas nurse who flew on a commercial jet before being diagnosed with Ebola says she wasn't careless or reckless.

Maine nurse defies state Ebola quarantine, leaves home

A nurse in Maine vowing not to be bullied by politicians and threatening to sue the state over an Ebola quarantine she calls unscientifically sound, defied the order and left her home for a bike ride on Thursday, according to television images.

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.