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Can the U.S. healthcare system do as well against Ebola as Nigeria's just did?
Can the U.S. healthcare system do as well against Ebola as Nigeria's just did?

Two. That’s the total number of known Ebola cases in the United States today — the two infected nurses from Dallas’ Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Nina Pham and Amber Vincent. That’s two cases in a country of 319 million people — not quite a pandemic, as I noted in my Sunday column. That hasn’t prevented near-panic in some quarters, such as the town in Maine that put an elementary school teacher on leave because she had visited Dallas. (Not the hospital, not the neighborhood; just Dallas.) Now, a second statistic: zero. That’s how many known cases of Ebola are in Nigeria today. Nigeria isn’t exactly next door to Liberia, but...

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