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The guidance prioritizes protecting mucosal areas and hand hygiene.
Guidance ranges from advising against travel to banning it, with a possible impact of limiting volunteers.
A Maine nurse defies a state order, while a returning Texas nurse agrees to home quarantine.
WHO official is "cautiously optimistic" that an apparent slowing of disease activity there is real.
President Obama says policies based on fear rather science could discourage volunteers.
An efficacy trial could start in Liberia in December, according to WHO.
Mali's health minister announced the nation's first Ebola infection, and New York City said that a health worker who returned from West Africa has a suspected case.
The move comes a day after the DHS said travelers from outbreak nations would be funneled through 5 airports.
Backing off on earlier, rosier predictions, an official said large trials in West Africa could begin in January.
All travelers whose flights originate in outbreak countries must enter the US through 1 of 5 airports.
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