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Scottish nurse out of hospital and free from Ebola

Scottish nurse, Pauline Cafferkey, who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone has made a complete recovery and been discharged from hospital.

Ms Cafferkey is now free of the virus after more than three weeks in hospital, where she was critically ill for a time.

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Ebola nurse 'had no symptoms' before boarding flight

The Government's chief medical officer has insisted the temperature of the nurse being treated for Ebola was checked before she boarded a flight from Heathrow to Glasgow.

Dame Sally Davies told Good Morning Britain that Pauline Cafferkey "was well" at the airport.

"She had no symptoms - her temperature was within the acceptable range. She would not be transmitting the virus, therefore she was cleared as fit to fly," Dame Sally said.

"Clearly queuing and things like that are unacceptable and we will review, but we will let people who are well travel because they will not infect the public," she added.

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