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COVID-19 not the first time a nationwide effort has sought to shield American kids from a dire infectious health threat, and history offers a succe

UPI.com Nov 3 2021 - 00:05

He’s been dubbed “Polio Paul” and he’s been reliant on an iron lung for 70 years.

Penn Live Nov 2 2021 - 11:41

(HealthDay)—An infection that can disable and kill stalks the land, but a brand-new vaccine offers hope that almost everyone, kids included, can ev

Medical Xpress Nov 2 2021 - 09:36

The World Health Organisation(WHO) has expressed the need for Nigeria to be vigilant to prevent sudden outbreak of polio disease.

Vanguard Nov 2 2021 - 07:19

The fight to eradicate polio is not quite over, and it can teach us what we need to do regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.

YAHOO!News Nov 2 2021 - 05:00

The 75-year-old has been largely confined to an iron lung contraption since he contracted the deadly disease almost seven decades ago.

New York Post Nov 1 2021 - 15:34

Poliomyelitis (polio) returned to Tajikistan in the past year, with the first case of an outbreak of circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2

ReliefWeb Nov 1 2021 - 15:28

Dutch Rotarians started using petal power to benefit End Polio Now.

Cornwall Standard Freeholder Nov 1 2021 - 07:50

The Rotary Polio Moto Ride (aka RPM) brought Rotarians and friends together as they rode through the triangle of South Texas in an effort to raise

Houston Chronicle Oct 31 2021 - 15:23

Denish Ochieng, Standard] Even as Kenya joined the globe in celebration of World Polio Day, six cases of polio have been detected in the country th

The Standard Digital Oct 31 2021 - 07:35

The City of Solvang on Oct.

Lompoc Record Oct 30 2021 - 18:30

Members of the Del Mar-Solana Beach Rotary Club walked on Sunday, Oct.

Del Mar Times Oct 30 2021 - 17:44

The laser focus by health authorities around the world on COVID-19, coupled with the vaccine hesitancy rising during the pandemic, is clouding the

Global Atlanta Oct 29 2021 - 15:23

Plainview Rotarians held their weekly meeting Tuesday and celebrated a belated World Polio Day with a proclamation from fellow Rotarian and Plainvi

Houston Chronicle Oct 28 2021 - 19:17

MEDIA– The Rotary Club of Media celebrated World Polio Day on Sunday, Oct. 24, along with thousands of other Rotary Clubs around the world.

Delaware County Daily Times Oct 28 2021 - 19:10

Vaccination rates in rural America remain extremely low, but there's one holdout demographic: seniors — many of whom remember lining up eagerl

Health News Florida Oct 28 2021 - 06:08

Brazzaville - In 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Africa pioneered mobile money transfer system under the Polio Eradic

ReliefWeb Oct 28 2021 - 03:52

It has been the mission of Rotary International to bring awareness to public health issues over its years of existence.

YAHOO!News Oct 27 2021 - 15:21

While many might not have known Sunday was World Polio Day, local Rotarians did, and they marked the day on Monday with a guest speaker who provide

Capital Journal Oct 27 2021 - 14:00

Ghana currently has no capacity to detect poliovirus strains as the sequencer used by the Noguchi Memorial Institute for Medical Research (NMIMR) f

Graphic Oct 27 2021 - 03:07

Sunday was “World Polio Day.” For years, the virus ran rampant across the world, taking lives and paralyzing many survivors.

WTVO Oct 26 2021 - 19:19

The program featured a lineup of speakers talking about their families experience with polio back in the 1950s.

WREX Oct 26 2021 - 18:38

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In Ukraine, the polio situation is a matter of concern. In September this year, a case of paralysis was registered in a 17

Pink Oct 26 2021 - 15:22

The past three decades have been filled with tremendous progress and hope for polio eradication.

KADN Oct 26 2021 - 15:22

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In Ukraine, the polio situation is a matter of concern. In September this year, a case of paralysis was registered in a 17

Pink Oct 26 2021 - 15:20

Head over to the Bad Axe Area District Library and put a bid on one of the decorated gourds being sold in a silent auction to benefit the fight aga

Houston Chronicle Oct 26 2021 - 14:17

Rotary Club members in Lockport acted throughout this past weekend for World Polio Day to raise awareness, money and support to end polio, a vaccin

Lockport Union-Sun & Journal Oct 26 2021 - 13:14

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government says the polio virus has been completely eradicated from all parts of the province, including the recently integrated

Radio Pakistan Oct 26 2021 - 13:05

UNICEF and the World Health Organization reached an agreement with the Taliban allowing the vaccinations to resume and permitting Afghan women vacc

The World on MSN.com Oct 26 2021 - 12:15

Fall is everywhere, from colorful leaves landing on lawns to reminders to get a flu shot to the powerful piece in this month’s Smithsonian magazine

Southern Minn Oct 26 2021 - 10:40

Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates has thanked the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces for his commitment

The National on MSN.com Oct 26 2021 - 08:28

The nOPV2 is an additional innovative tool to tackle polio outbreaks in the African region.

publicnow.com Oct 26 2021 - 02:46

Rotary Club of Orchid City, Shillong, in collaboration with Geetanjali Dance Academy, organised a Polio Awareness Walk to observe the World Polio D

Shillong Times Oct 26 2021 - 00:02

The Council Bluffs Noon Rotary Club will sponsor a speaker on polio this week in conjunction with World Polio Day, which was Sunday.

Daily Nonpareil Oct 25 2021 - 22:15

The annual number of wild polio cases has declined by more than 99.9% worldwide from an estimated 350,000 when the Global Polio Eradication Initiat

Southeast Missourian Oct 25 2021 - 19:08

World Polio Day 2021 was marked by the World Health Organization (WHO) along with all the Global Polio Eradication Initiative partners, led by Rota

ReliefWeb Oct 25 2021 - 17:25

There is a ray of hope in the fight against polio in Kenya following the introduction of new polio vaccine.

The Standard Digital Oct 25 2021 - 15:24

At age 84, Cliff Flavell still remembers the fear he and his family faced when he contracted Polio as a teenager.

The Star Oct 25 2021 - 13:00

Ethiopia launched a polio vaccination campaign with type 2 novel oral polio vaccine (nOPV2) targeting over 17 million under-five children aiming

Africanews Oct 25 2021 - 11:20

The last detected case of polio in the Region of the Americas was in 1991. This year we celebrate 30 years without the disease!

ReliefWeb Oct 25 2021 - 08:07

This week, the Village of Lake Zurich issued a proclamation designating Sunday October 24 as Rotary International World Polio Day.

Daily Herald Oct 25 2021 - 07:05

Rotary's goal of ridding the world of polio is within reach, global health experts said during the 2021 World Polio Day Online Global Update o

ReliefWeb Oct 25 2021 - 06:56

Final Report will add the analysis of the impact of COVID-19 on this industry” “Polio Vaccine Market” report analyses

MarketWatch Oct 25 2021 - 01:46

( MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) ABU DHABI, 25th October, 2021 (WAM) -- A UAE newspaper has commended the country's stellar record in ai

Middle East North Africa Financial Network Oct 25 2021 - 01:41

SHILLONG: The Rotary International celebrated 'World Polio Day' on Sunday.

The Sentinel Oct 25 2021 - 00:15

Collector Aneesh Sekhar flagged off a cycle rally organised by the Rotarians to mark World Polio Day here on Sunday.

The Hindu Oct 24 2021 - 23:17

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has lauded Kenya for stepping up war against polio.

AllAfrica.com Oct 24 2021 - 23:00

The Ministry of Health has maintained that Kenya remains Polio free.

Kenya Broadcasting Corporation Oct 24 2021 - 22:38

ISLAMABAD: World Health Organisation Representative in Pakistan Dr Palitha Gunarathna Mahipala has said that with one polio case reported from Afgh

The Express Tribune Oct 24 2021 - 22:27

English News and Press Release on Pakistan about Health and Epidemic; published on 24 Oct 2021 by Govt. Pakistan

ReliefWeb Oct 24 2021 - 22:05