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Josephus Weeks, center, nephew of Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Tuesday. Duncan died Wednesday. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
Josephus Weeks, center, nephew of Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Tuesday. Duncan died Wednesday. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
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A guide to the latest Ebola developments

One of the two Ebola patients hospitalized in the United States died Wednesday, a little over a week after he was diagnosed with the deadly infectious disease that has killed thousands of people in West Africa and recently emerged in the U.S. and Europe.

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A sign outside Yardville Elementary School in Hamilton remembering Eli Waller
A sign outside Yardville Elementary School in Hamilton remembering Eli Waller (ABC 7)
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Parents confront Hamilton officials over enterovirus death

Angry residents packed the Township Council meeting Tuesday night in Hamilton, where four-year-old Eli Waller died of Enterovirus D-68.

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Cup of coffee (Dan Alexander, Townsquare Media NJ)
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DNA linked to how much coffee you drink

Scientists have long known that your DNA influences how much java you consume. Now a huge study has identified some genes that may play a role.

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(Brian Chase, ThinkStock)
(Brian Chase, ThinkStock)
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Do you know what meds your child was prescribed?

If your son or daughter has suffered a serious injury, do you know what kind of pain medication they were given? If you don't it turns out you're not alone.

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Dr. Edward Goodman, epidemiologist at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, during a news conference.  (AP Photo/LM Otero)
Dr. Edward Goodman, epidemiologist at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, during a news conference. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
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Dallas Ebola patient getting experimental drug

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A North Carolina drugmaker is providing its experimental antiviral drug to a Dallas patient being treated for Ebola, an emergency step authorized by the Food and Drug Administration.

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Eli Waller
Eli Waller (Photo courtesy of the Waller Family)
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Second Hamilton preschooler being monitored for enterovirus

A second preschooler is being monitored for signs of Enterovirus D-68 in Hamilton, where parents and staff  at the Yardville School are coping with the death of a four-year-old boy from the respiratory ailment.

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Obesity is a growing risk factor for cancer in the US

It is no secret that there is an obesity issue in the United States. In New Jersey, the prevalence of obesity is 25 to 30 percent and growing. As obesity continues to expand so does its link to cancer.

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(Getty Images)
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Official: Enterovirus 68 virus caused NJ boy’s death

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- A virus that has been causing severe respiratory illness across the country is responsible for the death of a 4-year-old boy, a state medical examiner determined.

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Passenger is briefed by TSA staffer before going through a new expedited security line at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta.  (AP Photo/David Goldman)
Passenger is briefed by TSA staffer before going through a new expedited security line at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
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Airports, airlines and Ebola: 5 things you should know

DALLAS (AP) -- The news that a man flew from Liberia to the U.S. after exposure to Ebola, and wound up in a hospital isolation ward, has led to calls for tougher measures to protect Americans, such as a ban on flights from countries hit by the epidemic.

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Ebola Virus
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NJ residents divided on Ebola fears

While health officials in Texas monitor the only case of Ebola diagnosed on U.S. soil, Garden State residents have mixed feelings of whether or not to worry.

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