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South Africa has not had a single case of polio – a once-feared disease that has now practically been eradicated thanks to immunisation.

Netwerk24 Oct 30 2022 - 21:02

South Africa has not had a single case of polio, a once-feared disease that has now practically been eradicated thanks to immunisations.

Netwerk24 Oct 30 2022 - 21:01

Wastewater surveillance in 13 counties in New York, including nearby Brooklyn and Queens, found 8% of samples tested positive for the same strain o

Staten Island Advance Oct 30 2022 - 14:00

Sister Elizabeth Kenny was a trailblazer who developed her own radical treatment for polio sufferers.

ABC Health on MSN.com Oct 30 2022 - 13:18

In a statement issued by the Prime Minister office, while paying tribute to a martyred levies official escorting a polio team in Balochistan, Shehb

Radio Pakistan Oct 29 2022 - 22:40

Q: I've read about polio appearing again in the U.S. Should I be worried about my kids?

Buffalo News Oct 29 2022 - 00:09

Apart from hoaxes surrounding the campaign itself, security officials and polio workers are targeted and killed to send a clear message to the stat

The Express Tribune Oct 28 2022 - 22:53

Week-long drive aimed to immunise two million children under the age of five in the provincial capital Deputy Commissioner Muhammad Ali chaired a m

The Express Tribune Oct 28 2022 - 22:21

A Centers for Disease Control study of wastewater in 13 counties in and around New York City found 8% of samples tested positive for polio, the age

WINS Radio New York on MSN.com Oct 28 2022 - 18:18

About 8% of wastewater samples tested in a 13-county area around New York City in recent months came back positive for polio, the CDC said Friday,

NBC New York Oct 28 2022 - 14:02

THE poliovirus vaccine being administered to children during the ongoing vaccination and revaccination campaign is totally safe and will protect th

AllAfrica.com Oct 28 2022 - 07:42

Unlike many other diseases, eradicating polio is scientifically possible. The challenge is mustering the will.

Kaiser Health News Oct 28 2022 - 06:10

The report covers an in-depth analysis of the market composition along with a forecast of the various component and sub-segments of the Polio Vacci

MarketWatch Oct 28 2022 - 00:39

By Kunle Adeyanju When I was a young boy, I practised and honed my football skills with my friends at the local playground in Kano.

Vanguard Oct 27 2022 - 19:18

Health and Child Care Deputy Minister Dr John Mangwiro said the programme was moving smoothly with more children expected to receive the vaccine ov

The Herald-Zimbabwe Oct 27 2022 - 15:10

Monday, October 24, members of the Rotary Club of Greensburg participated in World Polio Day by offering a variety free beverages from 10 a.m.

YAHOO!News Oct 27 2022 - 12:56

A candidate for a seat on a Sacramento school board aired vaccine misinformation and criticized state policies related to race and sex education at

Sacramento Bee on MSN.com Oct 27 2022 - 08:38

ABU DHABI, 27th October, 2022 (WAM) -- Bill Gates has thanked President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan for his efforts and commitm

MSN Oct 27 2022 - 08:06

On the occasion of World Polio Day (October 24), the Bethel Rotary Club would like to thank all the wonderful donors who have made it possible for

Sun Journal Oct 27 2022 - 01:00

The outbreak this year of polio in Malawi and Mozambique has been taken very seriously by those two countries, who already have mass vaccination an

The Herald-Zimbabwe Oct 26 2022 - 17:29

POLIOIn collaboration with the International Hospital Kampala, Rotary District 9214, comprising Uganda and Tanzania, has joined the rest of the wor

New Vision on MSN.com Oct 26 2022 - 17:00

Zimbabwe last recorded a wild polio virus case in 1989 and was declared polio-free by the World Health Organisation in 2005, but is joining the reg

The Herald-Zimbabwe Oct 26 2022 - 15:10

According to the South Bend Rotary Club, the identification to know whether a child had been vaccinated for polio was dipping their finger in purpl

WNDU on MSN.com Oct 26 2022 - 14:51

Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates has thanked President Sheikh Mohamed for his help in eradicating polio.

MSN Oct 26 2022 - 12:00

Health and Child Care ministry has launched a national polio vaccination campaign targeting children under the age of five years.

The Herald-Zimbabwe Oct 26 2022 - 05:06

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has called on African countries to be vigilant, increase surveillance and ramp up childhood vaccination campaig

The Nation Newspaper Oct 25 2022 - 22:21

BELOIT—A $70,440 check was given to PolioPlus during a Rotary Club of Beloit meeting on Tuesday after a member biked 1,250 miles as a fundraising e

Beloit Daily News Oct 25 2022 - 17:30

The CDC is considering using an oral polio vaccine for the first time in more than two decades in an effort to stymie a growing outbreak of the dis

The National Interest Oct 25 2022 - 15:00

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The Union Oct 25 2022 - 13:09

Polio has once again become a concern in the U.S. over the past couple of months after a resurgence of polio cases in the northeastern U.S.

YAHOO!News Oct 25 2022 - 08:37

Unknown assailants have shot dead a policeman providing security to a polio vaccination health worker in Pakistan’s southwestern province of Baloch

Al Jazeera on MSN.com Oct 25 2022 - 08:12

A Liverpool researcher has discovered the story of Henrietta Lacks, the woman responsible for vaccines without even knowing.

Liverpool Echo on MSN.com Oct 25 2022 - 05:19

Gunmen shot and killed a police officer assigned to guard a polio vaccination team in Pakistan's volatile southwestern Balochistan Province on

Rferl.org Oct 25 2022 - 04:57

Pakistani police say gunmen riding on a motorcycle have shot and killed a police officer assigned to guard a polio vaccination team in volatile sou

ABC Oct 25 2022 - 02:14

The riders in the event rode throughout the Rotary district they are a part of, District 5930, which encompasses about 800 miles from Laredo to Cor

SFGate Oct 24 2022 - 21:44

A nationwide anti-polio campaign of varied duration with a special focus on flood-affected areas begins on Monday.

Radio Pakistan Oct 24 2022 - 20:16

Abdul Qadir Patel on Monday said polio eradication was the topmost priority of the government and acknowledged the services of polio workers who su

Dawn Oct 24 2022 - 18:00

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has urged the parents to cooperate with the polio teams which

Business Recorder Oct 24 2022 - 17:51

Thanks to the invention of an effective vaccine, and the successful vaccine campaign that followed, the US (and much of the rest of the world) has

MSN Oct 24 2022 - 17:18

Unfortunately, in recent months, vaccine-derived poliovirus has been detected in sewage in north and east London.

Medical Xpress Oct 24 2022 - 10:21

Today is World Polio Day.

Deutsche Welle on MSN.com Oct 24 2022 - 09:19

Study aims to assess the impact of vaccine administration methods on vaccination coverage and costs.

Benzinga.com Oct 24 2022 - 08:15

This year, 29 cases have been recorded, down from 350,000 in 1988, putting the possibility of a polio-free world within reach

Voice of America Oct 24 2022 - 07:29

World Polio Day often focuses on places across the globe where the virus remains uncontrolled. But its circulation in New York poses concerns.

YAHOO!News Oct 24 2022 - 06:32

As long as polio exists anywhere, it is a threat everywhere, as evidenced by the recent paralysis of a young man and the detection of the polioviru

TribLIVE.com Oct 24 2022 - 03:00

Polio is spreading in Rockland county.

The Financial Times Oct 23 2022 - 21:00

A nationwide anti-polio campaign of varied duration with a special focus on flood-affected areas begins on Monday.

Radio Pakistan Oct 23 2022 - 20:16

By 1988, the threat of polio had fallen away significantly in western nations but, with the disease still endemic in 125 countries, there were abou

The National on MSN.com Oct 23 2022 - 20:00

From registering half of the global polio cases to becoming polio-free, here’s a look at India’s long journey.

cnbctv18 Oct 23 2022 - 19:52

World Polio Day commemorates global efforts toward a polio-free future, and the acknowledges the selfless sacrifices made by the frontline workers.

cnbctv18 Oct 23 2022 - 19:51