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ISLAMABAD: The number of polio cases has reached 64 in the country this year, as another two cases were reported from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Tuesday

Dawn Sep 17 2019 - 19:27

CHANDIGARH: As many as 76,822 children were immunized in two-day of sub-national immunization round (SNID) in the city.

India Times Sep 16 2019 - 23:46

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has allocated a helpline to the National Emergency Operation Centre on Polio to report ch

Dawn Sep 16 2019 - 19:44

CHENNAI: I was two years old when I was diagnosed with polio. The virus attacked my motor neurons and my right leg was affected.

The New Indian Express Sep 16 2019 - 18:05

Bareilly: As 6,128 cases of “deadly” plasmodium falciparum (PF) malaria and 24,872 cases of plasmodium vivax (PV) malaria have been reported from J

India Times Sep 16 2019 - 15:43

According to the health department officials, urban PHCs usually see lesser coverage than other parts of Gurugram.(HT FILE) A three-day-long intens

Hindustan Times Sep 16 2019 - 14:38

BANNU, Pakistan — An anti-vaccination movement rooted in suspicions of modern medicine. Unsubstantiated rumors fueled by social media.

Los Angeles Times on MSN.com Sep 16 2019 - 13:14

Three years ago, the leaders of the international campaign to eradicate polio pulled off a landmark feat, phasing out a problematic component of th

The Boston Globe Sep 16 2019 - 08:29

Pakistan's main opposition party has demanded an investigation into the country's sharply rising number of polio cases, as the troubled e

The Daily Telegraph Sep 16 2019 - 07:44

Wednesday last week marked three years since Nigeria's last documented case of polio, which was also the last case recorded in Africa.

AllAfrica.com Sep 16 2019 - 04:45

Leiden, the Netherlands, Sep 16, 2019 – Today, Batavia Biosciences announces it received a grant of $6.5 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates

Business Insider Sep 16 2019 - 04:09

ISLAMABAD: With the In­de­pendent Monitoring Board (IMB) on Polio set to review the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) government’s performance regardi

Dawn Sep 15 2019 - 19:24

On the first day of the three-day pulse polio round today, the Health Department administered polio drops to a total of 51,918 children.

The Tribune Sep 15 2019 - 19:22

On the first day of three-day migratory pulse polio round, the Health Department administered polio drops to 13, 290 kids on Sunday.

The Tribune Sep 15 2019 - 19:09

Around 70 students volunteering in the National Service Scheme (NSS) from city colleges affiliated to University of Mumbai, spent their Sunday visi

Hindustan Times Sep 15 2019 - 11:42

MANILA, Philippines — Distrust in health volunteers and fear of vaccines mired the rollout of the Department of Health (DOH) campaign to ensure tha

Philippine Daily Inquirer Sep 14 2019 - 15:25

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Friday criticised the government for turning polio eradication programme into what it called

Dawn Sep 13 2019 - 19:29

Since 2014, there have been 587 confirmed cases of acute flaccid myelitis or AFM, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; and

WTOP News Sep 13 2019 - 14:55

Public health organizations around the world have been fighting for global eradication of polio since 1988.

PRI Sep 13 2019 - 11:52

It came on suddenly. One Monday in October, Amanda Janeski noticed her 3-year-old twins, Ava and Tristan, seemed to be coming down with colds.

WTOP News Sep 13 2019 - 11:43

Suicide is the No. 1 killer of active-duty airmen in the United States Air Force.

Kaiser Health News Sep 13 2019 - 05:54

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has stated that multiple doses of the oral polio type 2 vaccines are not harmful to children eligible for immunisati

Ghanaweb.com Sep 13 2019 - 03:12

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The Roanoke Times Sep 12 2019 - 13:30

ISLAMABAD: Despite the recent surge in polio cases amid several challenges in Pakistan, the crusade against polio continued with full might to defe

Pakistan Today Sep 12 2019 - 09:18

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has launched series of vaccination campaigns against polio outbreak to prevent the spread of the virus in high risk

Africanews Sep 12 2019 - 08:42

ISLAMABAD: The World Health Organisation's Technical Advisory Group (TAG) has declared Pakistan's polio eradication programme a failure.

The New Indian Express Sep 12 2019 - 08:16

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has started a polio vaccination campaign in the Greater Accra region.

AllAfrica.com Sep 12 2019 - 07:09

Microsoft founder Bill Gates sat down with KING 5 anchor Mark Wright over the weekend at a joint conference of Rotary clubs from Seattle and Spokan

KING5 Sep 11 2019 - 23:02

PESHAWAR: Despite the advancements made in medicine, Pakistan remains one of the last three countries in the world where the transmission of polio

The Express Tribune Sep 11 2019 - 21:45

LANDI KOTAL: Nearly 200 lady health volunteers have not been paid stipends for at least four previous anti-polio vaccination campaigns in Khyber tr

Dawn Sep 11 2019 - 19:56

The alleged plight of a polio-stricken man today reached the Punjab and Haryana High Court after he claimed that he was called to his daughter’s sc

The Tribune Sep 11 2019 - 19:12

(MENAFN - Emirates News Agency (WAM)) GENEVA, 10th September, 2019 (WAM) -- The world's historic progress to end polio worldwide would not be

Middle East North Africa Financial Network Sep 11 2019 - 04:27

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The Roanoke Times Sep 10 2019 - 21:00

A small Tajik boy who contracted polio and could hardly walk has turned into a man who impresses everyone with his strength as he gets around every

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Sep 10 2019 - 07:57

Two new cases of polio have been confirmed, one from Sindh and the other from KP taking the total to 62 this year.

Pakistan Today Sep 9 2019 - 09:54

(MENAFN - Tribal News Network) BANNU: Momand Khel and Banuchi tribes in Bannu district have announced to boycott of anti-polio campaigns and would

Middle East North Africa Financial Network Sep 9 2019 - 09:50

Islamabad, Sep 9 : The number of polio cases detected in Pakistan this year has reached 62, the highest since 2015, health authorities said.

New Kerala Sep 8 2019 - 22:56

ISLAMABAD: The number of polio cases detected in Pakistan this year has reached 62, the highest since 2015, health authorities said.

India Times Sep 8 2019 - 21:46

CHANDIGARH: Mohamad Usman, 20, was on the top of the world when he cleared the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test (NEET) in June this year for

India Times Sep 8 2019 - 21:27

PESHAWAR: The physiotherapists have called upon parents to bring their children infected with poliovirus for treatment and rehabilitation through e

Dawn Sep 8 2019 - 19:19

QUETTA: There are so many individuals who are directly or indirectly supporting the frontline workers of the polio eradication programme in Balochi

Dawn Sep 8 2019 - 19:11

Two more polio cases have surfaced in Karachi and South Waziristan, after the detection of the virus in two infants on Sunday.

Daily Times Sep 8 2019 - 13:20

KARACHI/PESHAWAR: Two more polio cases were surfaced in Karachi and North Waziristan, taking the total number up to 62 this year across the country

Pakistan Today Sep 8 2019 - 11:44

KARACHI/PESHAWAR: Two more polio cases were surfaced in Karachi and North Waziristan, taking the total number up to 62 this year across the country

Pakistan Today Sep 8 2019 - 05:48

(MENAFN - Tribal News Network) PESHAWAR: Another polio case has surfaced in South Waziristan tribal district after which the number of polio cases

Middle East North Africa Financial Network Sep 8 2019 - 04:16

PESHAWAR: Pakistan’s troubles in eradicating the poliovirus show no signs of abating as two more cases were confirmed in the country on Sunday.

The Express Tribune Sep 8 2019 - 03:47

An anti-vaccination movement rooted in suspicions of modern medicine. Unsubstantiated rumours fuelled by social media.

South China Morning Post Sep 7 2019 - 23:14

The Greater Accra and the Northern Regions are set to embark on a two-phased emergency polio immunisation exercise from September 11 to 14 2019.

Ghanaweb.com Sep 7 2019 - 21:35

Sir: Polio virus has became a epidemic threat in Pakistan because most of the parents use religious ground to avoid taking polio drops to their chi

Daily Times Sep 7 2019 - 15:05

APROPOS the letter ‘More polio cases’ (Aug 30). I would like to thank the writer for raising critical points.

Dawn Sep 6 2019 - 19:49