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Old 11-02-2014, 01:50 PM
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Default Can I just say how proud I am of Kaci Hickox?

She has gone about her life teaching people about health topics as we all should-- calmly, with class, and with solid evidence-based reasoning. When this whole Ebola panic is well and truly over, the ANA should give her a medal. Or name an award for her. Or both. She makes me proud to be a nurse.
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She has gone about her life teaching people about health topics as we all should-- calmly, with class, and with solid evidence-based reasoning. When this whole Ebola panic is well and truly over, the ANA should give her a medal. Or name an award for her. Or both. She makes me proud to be a nurse.
Don't forget a Stella award..... She deserves that too. Stupid, selfish bitch.....
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I do not think Kaci deserves any awards. she was treated horribly and put in tent, but the whole bike riding incident is over the top. My research tells me that the CDC is unclear about the treatment of ebola.
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What is clear is that as the days go by, there are no outbreaks of Ebola in bowling alleys, shops, or pizza joints. And except for that first case, all the people who were infected are getting better or are discharged cured.

How sad it must be to be a catastrophist and yet ... no catastrophe. But there must be hysterics, or to whom would Faux News make their pitches?
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What is clear is that as the days go by, there are no outbreaks of Ebola in bowling alleys, shops, or pizza joints. And except for that first case, all the people who were infected are getting better or are discharged cured.

How sad it must be to be a catastrophist and yet ... no catastrophe. But there must be hysterics, or to whom would Faux News make their pitches?
all very true, but there have been cases in Africa where people in full protective gear got ebola. How did the camera man with no patient contact get infected? hysterics absolutely, missteps yes, too many unknown variables for me.
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I agreed with her message, but not the way she presented it.
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I agree with crunch
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Fair enough, but ... don't shoot the messenger.
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Fair enough, but ... don't shoot the messenger.
A good health debate is a good way to hear both sides of an issue and learn a little something as well.
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We never shoot the messenger around here.

Looks like she is officially cleared today and leaving Maine in her rearview mirror.
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