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American doctor being treated for Ebola says his condition is improving
American doctor being treated for Ebola says his condition is improving

The American doctor who contracted Ebola while helping treat victims of a deadly outbreak that has claimed more than 1,000 lives in West Africa says his condition is improving, according to a statement issued Friday. Kent Brantly, who contracted the virus last month while treating patients in Liberia as part of an aid mission with the charity Samaritan's Purse, has been recovering steadily after he was flown to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta for treatment. “I thank God for the healthcare team here who is giving me compassionate, world-class care. I am more grateful every day to the Lord for sparing my life and continuing to heal my body," Brantly said in a statement...

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