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On Oct. 24, a slice of pizza can do more than have your taste buds dancing in delight. It can also help fund efforts to eradicate polio.

Post-Bulletin Oct 17 2019 - 03:18

In light of the declaration of polio epidemic, the Department of Health (DOH) clarified that there are no travel restrictions to the Philippines.

BusinessMirror Oct 17 2019 - 03:07

MANILA, Philippines – The Quezon City government plans to provide oral polio vaccines to 274,785 children below five years old before the end of th

philstar.com Oct 16 2019 - 18:27

IT WAS a rare example of a straight-up good news story.

New Scientist Oct 16 2019 - 12:00

In a recent decree, the Ministry of Health and Prevention (Mohap) has suspended the use of oral polio vaccine, which is being administered to child

Khaleej Times Oct 16 2019 - 08:39

Oct 16, 2019 (AmericaNewsHour) -- Research Nester has released a report titled "Polio Vaccine Market - Global Demand Analysis & Opportunit

MarketWatch Oct 16 2019 - 06:26

Three presidents of Arcata and McKinleyville Rotary clubs raised a pint with fellow Rotarian and the owner of Six Rivers Brewery last week as they

Times-Standard Oct 16 2019 - 01:20

(MENAFN - Tribal News Network) PESHAWAR: The Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) has endorsed hundreds of fatwas (religious edicts) in support of adm

Middle East North Africa Financial Network Oct 15 2019 - 23:09

ON the behest of the government, the Council of Islamic Ideology issued around 100 fatwas in support of polio vaccination.

Dawn Oct 15 2019 - 19:29

Rochester Rotary Club poses with the local Rotary District "Polio Car" (John Somerville, Corner Store Creative) Rochester Rotary Club pos

Patch Oct 15 2019 - 15:21

Not yet: In case you haven’t noticed, there’s a bumper crop of snow shovels, ice removers and other harbingers of winter popping up in stores all o

Cleveland.com Oct 15 2019 - 15:05

Philippine Red Cross volunteers participated in the ”Sabayang Patak Kontra Polio” activity of the DOH hoping to end Polio once again.

BusinessMirror Oct 15 2019 - 12:08

ISLAMABAD: Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) on Tuesday endorsed hundreds of fatwas in support of polio vaccination.

Pakistan Today Oct 15 2019 - 09:26

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health (DOH) has described the first day of the second round of its door-to-door vaccination campaign again

philstar.com Oct 15 2019 - 09:04

Among them, 8.2 million children younger than 9 months, or 20.5% of the population, will also receive the oral polio vaccine.

AllAfrica.com Oct 15 2019 - 06:36

MAYUGE - The Minister of Health Dr. Jane Acheng has launched the national measles-Rubella and polio mass vaccination campaign 2019.

New Vision Oct 15 2019 - 05:03

MANILA, Philippines — A total of 7,281 children across Metro Manila and Mindanao have been given polio vaccines so far during the door-to-door vacc

Philippine Daily Inquirer Oct 15 2019 - 02:13

ISLAMABAD: The Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) has validated around a hundred fatwas, also known as religious edicts, in support of polio vaccina

Dawn Oct 14 2019 - 19:25

KABUL: A five day extended sub-national immunization campaign for polio eradication kicked off on Monday, which will target over 8.5 million childr

Middle East North Africa Financial Network Oct 14 2019 - 17:06

MANILA, Philippines — At Barangay Bagong Silangan in Quezon City, Julie Ann Ragum lined up starting at 8 a.m.

Philippine Daily Inquirer Oct 14 2019 - 14:59

MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur, Philippines — To stop the possible resurgence of the polio virus after the recent discovery of polio cases in the count

Philippine Daily Inquirer Oct 14 2019 - 13:28

In addition, Uganda receives refugees from countries with high risks of polio hence increasing the risk of importation of the Polio virus to Uganda

New Vision Oct 14 2019 - 11:49

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health (DOH) kicked off yesterday the second round of supplemental door-to-door vaccination against polio i

philstar.com Oct 14 2019 - 09:12

THE massive vaccination campaign against polio, dubbed as the Sabayang Patak Kontra Polio Campaign, took off Monday, October 14, at the Barangay 5-

Sun Star Oct 14 2019 - 06:53

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DoH) has started the administration of oral polio vaccine (OPV) among children in several priority

YAHOO! Oct 14 2019 - 06:31

Authorities stepping up efforts to fight the spread of polio as the threat of its resurgence in the country remains.

CNN Philippines Oct 14 2019 - 05:26

Kabul, Oct 14 (IANS) Afghan health authorities on Monday launched an extended sub-national immunization campaign to give polio immunity vaccination

Medindia Oct 14 2019 - 04:20

Parents lined up from sunrise holding sleeping infants as the Philippines launched a campaign on Monday to vaccinate millions of children against p

YAHOO! Oct 14 2019 - 04:02

In a continent of 54 countries, Nigeria has the unflattering distinction of being the only one yet to be completely certified polio-free.

AllAfrica.com Oct 13 2019 - 23:28

Public Health Director Dr. F.P. Colizzo reported that three new cases of polio were confirmed in Lacka-wanna County.

The Scranton Times-Tribune Oct 13 2019 - 21:05

Perhaps many of us remember growing up when the fear of contracting polio was very much a reality.

Napa Valley Register Oct 13 2019 - 19:00

Since the inception of the polio eradication programme in 1994, the only thing that did not get its due share of attention was the welfare of vacci

Daily Times Oct 13 2019 - 14:50

SOME 550 trained volunteers and staff of the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) will be mobilized on Monday as the Department of Health (DOH) will conduct

BusinessMirror Oct 13 2019 - 11:34

LANAO DEL SUR, Philippines — Police and the military are ready to assist the government in conducting the anti-polio vaccination program in Mindana

philstar.com Oct 13 2019 - 09:05

The Pakistan Polio Eradication Programme on Sunday launched the second day of its two-day anti-polio drive at Fatima Jinnah Park in Islamabad.

Dawn Oct 13 2019 - 08:00

(MENAFN - Tribal News Network) PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Health Minister Dr Hisham Inamullah Khan, while taking strict notice of the increasing

Middle East North Africa Financial Network Oct 13 2019 - 02:35

Damascus, SANA_ Health Ministry on Sunday launched the second anti-polio vaccination campaign for the current year .

S A N A Oct 13 2019 - 01:48

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Polio Eradication Programme on Saturday launched its One Vision Initiative at Fatima Jinnah Park.

Dawn Oct 12 2019 - 19:40

ISLAMABAD: Taking into account the improved security situation across the country, the need to reduce fatigue among polio vaccinators and law enfor

Dawn Oct 12 2019 - 19:27

While talking to private news channel during his participation in two-days polio awareness campaign in Islamabad F9 park, he asked the citizens to

Daily Times Oct 12 2019 - 15:10

Damascus, SANA_ The second anti-polio vaccination campaign for the current year will be launched Sunday by the Ministry of Health.

S A N A Oct 12 2019 - 10:48

LANAO DEL SUR, Philippines — The police and the military's Western Mindanao Command will mobilize Monday in support of the mass polio immuniza

philstar.com Oct 11 2019 - 22:58

That was how the man changed my story. Throughout my studies, the man continued to send money to me through a postal order.

The Punch Newspapers Oct 11 2019 - 16:08

THE Davao City Health Office (CHO) has not yet recorded a single confirmed polio case in the city.

Sun Star Oct 11 2019 - 07:55

According to her, “Sometime last month, it was disclosed by the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) that a variant of polio wa

Vanguard Oct 11 2019 - 07:04

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) is urging all travelers to get immunized against polio before leaving and entering the Philipp

YAHOO! Oct 11 2019 - 04:05

THE Department of Health (DOH) is set to begin on Monday, October 14, the synchronized polio vaccination in selected areas in the country.

Sun Star Oct 11 2019 - 01:39

TWO more polio cases have been reported, one in Sindh and the other in Balochistan.

Dawn Oct 10 2019 - 20:40

While the Department of Health (DOH) has imposed no travel restrictions on Filipinos leaving the country, it “strongly advised” them to ensure that

Philippine Daily Inquirer Oct 10 2019 - 17:35

MANILA, Philippines — With the outbreak of polio in the Philippines, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has advised all its ci

philstar.com Oct 10 2019 - 09:08