The Centers for Disease Control confirmed Tuesday that the first case of Ebola is in the United States. The person has been diagnosed at a Dallas, Texas hospital and is in intensive care.
The patient recently returned from Liberia, where 1,800 people have died from the virus.
Senior medical correspondent Elizabeth Cohen was recently in Liberia covering the Ebola crisis.
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