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Is There a Cure for Ebola Panic?

Airport screenings are designed to fight panic more than Ebola. That doesn't mean they're a bad idea.
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Should people in developed countries worry about Ebola? In a word, no. But that doesn't mean they won't. So government officials are justified in responding to the anxiety -- so long as dealing with the panic doesn't get in the way of fighting the epidemic.

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