American Ebola Patients Released

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After rigorous treatment and care, both Nancy Writebol and Dr. Kent Brantly have been discharged from Emory Hospital this week.

Extensive blood and urine test were performed on the patients prior to the decision to release them. It is likely the two survivors are now immune to the specific strain of Ebola that had infected them.

1,350 people have died from the current Ebola outbreak.

Read the full story here: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/08/21/ebola-us-patients-brantly-writebol-atlanta/14376997/