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Polio is on the brink of extinction. Zander Aldis, 11, personally delivered a few strikes in the fight against the disease.

Post-Bulletin Oct 24 2021 - 15:38

World Polio Day is being observed on Sunday with a pledge to eradicate polio from the world.

Radio Pakistan Oct 24 2021 - 13:27

Mogadishu, 24 October 2021 – On World Polio Day 2021, the Federal Government of Somalia, World Health Organization (WHO), United Nations Children’s

ReliefWeb Oct 24 2021 - 12:18

2:20 COVID-19 parallels: polio disaster helped shape vaccine safety in 1950s Sunday marked World Polio Day amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and physicia

Global News Oct 24 2021 - 11:22

Coordinator of the National Emergency Operations Centre, Polio Eradication Initiative (PEI), Dr Shahzad Baig on Sunday said that Pakistan now close

The Frontier Post Oct 24 2021 - 11:04

Many people who decline to be vaccinated against COVID-19 are actually enjoying the benefits of vaccination themselves right now," due to chil

Global News on MSN.com Oct 24 2021 - 11:03

When Mary Stitt retired in 1992, she had built such an impressive career as principal of Olive Elementary School that the Arlington Heights Element

Daily Herald Oct 24 2021 - 06:27

Pakistan and Afghanistan, the only two countries where polio still paralyzes children, marked World Polio Day (October 24) Sunday amid excitement a

Voice of America Oct 24 2021 - 03:42

Several leaders took to Koo to thank the people who have worked to make India polio-free.

RepublicWorld Oct 24 2021 - 01:53

The Nigeria National Polio Plus Committee (NNPPC) has advised Nigerian parents to continue to get their children immunised against polio despite th

The Guardian Nigeria Oct 24 2021 - 01:17

Rotarians of Rotary Clubs of Zone 2 and 3 in Mangaluru on October 24 organised End Polio Cyclothon to mark the World Polio Day.

The Hindu Oct 24 2021 - 00:50

The Nigeria National Polio Plus Committee (NNPPC) has advised Nigerian parents to continue to get their children immunised against polio despite th

TODAY Oct 24 2021 - 00:35

Once in spotlight in world for being a country of polio virus reservoir following reports of about 20,000 cases per year in early 1990, Pakistan is

Associated Press of Pakistan Oct 24 2021 - 00:08

World Polio Day provides a lesson on what we can accomplish when we work together to help each other live better and longer, writes Pat Orr.

Victorville Daily News on MSN.com Oct 24 2021 - 00:01

World Polio Day is celebrated every year on 24th October to continue the awareness with regards to Polio. TheHealthSite.com

TheHealthSite Oct 23 2021 - 21:31

The UAE Pakistan Assistance Programme (UAE PAP) has announced the results of the UAE Polio Vaccination Campaign carried out in Pakistan from 2014 t

Middle East North Africa Financial Network Oct 23 2021 - 11:42

( MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) ABU DHABI, 23rd October, 2021 (WAM) -- Dr.

Middle East North Africa Financial Network Oct 23 2021 - 11:42

On the eve of World Polio Day, celebrated on October 24, the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) marked the 30th anniversary of the last case o

Nation News Oct 23 2021 - 11:28

UN agencies are preparing to launch a polio vaccination campaign for all children under 5 in Afghanistan Voice of America VOA reported on Saturday

Big News Network.com Oct 23 2021 - 11:15

Concord Rotarys celebrate World Polio Day on Oct. 24.

Concord Monitor Oct 23 2021 - 10:52

In the 1940s and 1950s, communities throughout the United States and around the world were experiencing virus-related challenges like we face today

Southwest Media Oct 23 2021 - 10:19


Voice of America Oct 23 2021 - 02:45

Dubai: Top health officials in the UAE have highlighted the country’s role in helping control and eradicate polio locally and globally as the world

Gulf News Oct 23 2021 - 01:48

Fortunately, India is free of wild polio virus since 2011 and no vaccine derived polio virus.

The Indian Express on MSN.com Oct 22 2021 - 23:53

Statesville Mayor Costi Kutteh stood in the Statesville Sculpture Garden with the Rotary Club of Greater Statesville to declare Oct.

Statesville Record & Landmark Oct 22 2021 - 16:00

In 1946, the Minnesota State Fair was canceled because of a polio outbreak. Uncertainty was everywhere and no effective vaccine was yet available.

MinnPost Oct 22 2021 - 11:55

Sunday is World Polio Day, and the Punxsutawney Rotary Club brought in a Clearfield County native to speak of his experience with the disease that

WEARECENTRALPA Oct 22 2021 - 10:54

Rotary Club of White Sands has partnered with 575 Brewing Company and Off The Wall food truck on Oct. 23 to celebrate World Polio Day.

Alamogordo Daily News on MSN.com Oct 22 2021 - 09:22

Brazzaville – More than 80 million children have been vaccinated with the novel oral polio vaccine type 2 (nOPV2) in six countries in Africa, the w

ReliefWeb Oct 22 2021 - 08:43

English News and Press Release on Nigeria and 9 other countries about Health and Epidemic; published on 22 Oct 2021 by WHO

ReliefWeb Oct 22 2021 - 06:21

The Tahoe Douglas Rotary Club will be hosting World Polio Day with a “Pints for Polio” fundraiser Sunday, Oct 24, at the Fox and Hound in support o

Tahoe Daily Tribune.com Oct 22 2021 - 06:03

The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.

AllAfrica.com Oct 22 2021 - 01:27

Bassey Eyo, a mother of three, living in Cross River State was delighted that she and her child could receive the COVID-19 vaccine and the novel Or

ReliefWeb Oct 22 2021 - 00:40

English News and Press Release on Ethiopia about Health and Epidemic; published on 22 Oct 2021 by Rotary, UNICEF and 2 other organizations

ReliefWeb Oct 21 2021 - 23:24

Oct. 24, is World Polio Day. Many people do not realize that polio still exists.

Gloucester Daily Times Oct 21 2021 - 23:00

Community member recognizing the decreasing impact of a well-known virus. Thursday is World Polio Day.

News 8000 Oct 21 2021 - 21:09

Mobile payments to vaccination workers are an important tool in the fight to end polio—a tool that promises to have similar benefits for any number

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Oct 21 2021 - 15:03

A local Rotary club is calling on the community to make donations Sunday to help eradicate polio.

Brantford Expositor Oct 21 2021 - 09:43

PharmaJet intradermal needle-free injection system being used in Somalia to deliver polio vaccine to more than 110,000 children

YAHOO!Finance Oct 21 2021 - 06:10

Denish Ochieng,Standard] There is an array of hope in the fight against polio in Kenya following the introduction of new polio vaccine at a time wh

The Standard Digital Oct 21 2021 - 03:09

Oct. 24 is designated as World Polio Day. Polio is a potentially lethal, highly contagious disease that causes paralysis.

Hazard Herald Oct 21 2021 - 02:56

Polio, or poliomyelitis, is a paralyzing and potentially deadly infectious disease that most commonly affects children under the age of 5.

9&10 News Oct 20 2021 - 12:17

Entornointeligente.com / With the Taliban trying to win the world’s recognition of its new government, the movement has taken a sharp turn from its

Entorno Inteligente Oct 20 2021 - 10:45

The vaccination campaign will begin on 8 November, and will be the first in over three years to reach all children in Afghanistan.

publicnow.com Oct 20 2021 - 07:06

Yet, given the current fracas over Covid vaccines, you’d think they are new, untested medicines. They’re not.

Dorchester Reporter Oct 20 2021 - 06:36

In the midst of one of the worst pandemics in recent history, it’s easy to forget that not too long ago, another disease ravaged the U.S.

Cadillac Evening News Oct 19 2021 - 23:00

On March 30, three women were gunned down in two separate attacks as they carried out door-to-door vaccinations in the eastern city of Jalalabad.

India.com on MSN.com Oct 19 2021 - 22:53

U.N. agencies say Afghanistan's Taliban rulers have agreed to a nationwide polio vaccination campaign for the first time in three years

ABC Oct 19 2021 - 20:38

Since 2018, the militant group has blocked such efforts, leaving millions of children unprotected.

Health News Florida Oct 19 2021 - 19:03

For the first time in three years, the Taliban has agreed to allow health workers from the United Nations to begin a nationwide polio vaccination c

WFUV Oct 19 2021 - 17:25