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Mozambique became the second African country this year to report a case of wild poliovirus after confirming that a child who began experiencing ons

Healio May 19 2022 - 13:27

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has called for collective efforts to eradicate polio from the country.

Radio Pakistan May 19 2022 - 09:21

Laboratory tests show that the newly confirmed case is linked to a strain that was circulating in Pakistan, as was the case in Malawi, the WHO said

MSN May 19 2022 - 08:33

A new case of wild polio found in Mozambique is very similar to a case previously reported in Malawi, the acting director of the Africa Centre for

Reuters May 19 2022 - 02:05

A polio outbreak has been declared in Mozambique, after the virus was detected in a child living in the northeastern Tete region.

CGTN May 18 2022 - 21:16

The drive is aimed at reaching approximately 43.3 million children under the age of five.Speaking at a meeting of the National Task Force on Polio

Dawn on MSN.com May 18 2022 - 17:00

In 2020 the WHO declared Wild Polio eradicated in Africa

BBC May 18 2022 - 14:25

Health authorities in Mozambique have declared a polio outbreak after confirming that a child in the country's northeastern Tete province had

PBS May 18 2022 - 10:31

WHO says it would help strengthen disease surveillance in Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe after Mozambique authorities confirm a polio case

Voice of America May 18 2022 - 10:25

Mozambique has detected its first case of wild poliovirus in three decades, following an outbreak in neighbouring Malawi in February, the World Hea

Medical Xpress May 18 2022 - 06:27

Health authorities in Mozambique declared a polio outbreak Wednesday after confirming that a child in the country’s northeastern Tete province had

Associated Press May 18 2022 - 06:06

CAPE TOWN, May 18 (Reuters) - Mozambique on Wednesday declared a polio outbreak after the virus was detected in a child living in the northeastern

Reuters May 18 2022 - 04:02

ISLAMABAD: In view of emerging cases, Pakistan has decided to hold an anti-polio drive across the country from May 23 to May 29.

The Express Tribune May 16 2022 - 21:20

Growing up in India, I did not have access to the polio vaccine, and the disease paralysed my legs when I was an infant.

Bangkok Post May 16 2022 - 18:19

ISLAMABAD: As three cases of polio have been reported after a gap of 15 months, the national polio programme has decided to launch a campaign acros

Dawn May 16 2022 - 18:04

Pakistan reported its first polio case in nearly 15 months with a toddler paralysed by the crippling disease in the North Waziristan region.

Gulf News May 16 2022 - 07:24

Minda Dentler urges international donors to support a new vaccination effort aimed at eliminating the disease for good.

Project Syndicate May 16 2022 - 01:36

By Ike Uchechukwu, CALABAR The Cross River State Government has called on religious leaders, traditional rulers, parents, schools amongst others to

Vanguard May 15 2022 - 19:17

is Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, who assumed the role of the third President of the UAE on Saturday, has made an immense contributio

Middle East North Africa Financial Network May 15 2022 - 16:48

A one-year-old boy has been paralyzed by wild polio in North Waziristan tribal district, in the third case reported from Pakistan this year.

Daily Times May 15 2022 - 09:49

A one-year-old boy from North Waziristan was left paralysed by wild poliovirus in the third such case reported in Pakistan this year, it emerged on

Pakistan Today May 15 2022 - 08:23

ISLAMABAD: A one-year-old boy has been paralyzed by wild polio in North Waziristan, in the third case reported from Pakistan this year.

Daily Times May 15 2022 - 01:08

The World Health Organization is in the process of vaccinating children in Israel following a Polio outbreak.

WCAX3 May 14 2022 - 08:31

Cameroon has launched a nationwide polio immunisation drive targeting over 5 million children under the age of five years.

India Times May 14 2022 - 02:15

Cameroon on Friday launched a nationwide polio immunization exercise targeting over 5 million children under the age of five years.

China May 13 2022 - 15:35

(photo credit: AVSHALOM SASSONI/FLASH90) Health Minister Nitzan Horowitz, Health Ministry Director-General Professor Nachman Ash and Dr.

MSN May 13 2022 - 01:50

PESHAWAR: With officials blaming ‘fake’ finger marking for polio resurgence in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, national health services minister Abdul Qadir Pa

Dawn May 12 2022 - 21:16

Official claims door-to-door health workers are marking children as having had drops when, in reality, parents have refused a polio vaccine

The Daily Telegraph May 12 2022 - 20:13

Nurse Sarah Jane Austria from the Health Office of the Dasmarinas City, Cavite, administers an oral polio vaccine to a baby at the barangay hall in

Manila Standard May 12 2022 - 07:53

MARY BERRY was struck by a condition as a child which left long-lasting effects on half her body which she recently said is confused with arthritis

Daily Express May 12 2022 - 07:27

The VAI is formed by the Ministry of Health and two private companies Microhaem, a local firm, and America’s Imagine pharmaceuticals

Daily Monitor May 12 2022 - 05:33

PESHAWAR, Pakistan, May 12 2022 (IPS) - Pakistan’s North Waziristan district authorities have launched an aggressive vaccination drive after a poli

Inter Press Service May 12 2022 - 02:54

The government has announced the start of the second phase of administering polio vaccination between May 18 to 21, this year.

The Citizen May 12 2022 - 00:42

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Wednesday approved almost $800 million for another five-year programme to eradicate polio, as the authorities remain largely

The Express Tribune May 11 2022 - 21:35

A May 1953 Popular Science article attempted to take stock of the polio epidemic and brought hopes of a vaccine.

Popular Science May 11 2022 - 04:40

Zambia has vaccinated about 45 million children under five years against polio following an oral vaccination drive launched in March

Big News Network.com May 10 2022 - 02:30

A seven-day anti-polio campaign in all eight talukas of Khairpur district would start from May 23and continue till May 30, where the staff deployed

Daily Times May 9 2022 - 17:29

Vaccination of foreign national's children against polio is underway in Qom, 140 km south of Iranian capital, as of Saturday (May 7).

IRNA May 8 2022 - 02:32

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Yahoo May 7 2022 - 22:19

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The News International May 7 2022 - 02:06

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BroBible May 7 2022 - 02:00

After Pete Davidson’s messy yet weirdly successful year, he has returned to the stage for a stand-up special as a part of Netflix’s comedy festival

Uproxx May 6 2022 - 13:22

Sindh government has decided to start an anti-polio drive with full effectiveness at all entry and exit points of the province.

Radio Pakistan May 6 2022 - 12:12

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Page Six May 6 2022 - 09:07

The Emergency Operation Center Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has decided to start a two-day special anti-polio campaign in Bannu and North Waziristan district

Radio Pakistan May 6 2022 - 02:26

THE Edo State Primary Health Care Development Agency has rescheduled the second round of oral polio vaccination for children between ages 0-59 mont

The Punch Newspapers May 4 2022 - 23:25

Ralph Zuke is riding from St. Louis and making his way to Houston to help the Rotary International’s campaign to eradicate polio.

KFVS12 on MSN.com May 4 2022 - 17:58

Pakistan's dream to eradicate Polio from the country seems to be a far-away prospect despite the spending of USD 5 billion during the last 27

Webindia 123 May 4 2022 - 13:24

Despite spending $5 billion during the last 27 years, the dream of a polio-free Pakistan remained elusive with the emergence of two back-to-back po

The Statesman May 4 2022 - 10:54