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NASHIK: The health department of the Nashik Zilla Parishad has organised a special pulse polio immunisation drive in Malegaon city and taluka on Su

nyoooz.com Sep 24 2016 - 16:04

In the first five months of this year, more than 10.5 million children received repeated doses of polio drops as part of the campaigns supported by

KhaleejTimes Sep 24 2016 - 15:28

Hyderabad: Children’s hospitals and private clinics are being checked by health officials in Hyderabad and RR to identify who is using the trivalen

Deccan Chronicle Sep 24 2016 - 14:02

GENEVA: The World Health Organisation (WHO) has paid tribute to the United Arab Emirates for its pivotal role, through the directives of President

gulftoday.ae Sep 24 2016 - 13:48

ISLAMABAD: The efforts and performance of the government of Pakistan to eradicate the transmission of poliovirus across the country have been comme

arynews.tv Sep 24 2016 - 11:39

MUZAFFARABAD: Three day anti-polio campaign to starts across Azad Jammu Kashmir from September 25 and some 1,16,570 children under five years age t

Daily Times Sep 24 2016 - 06:46

WYTHEVILLE, Virginia (AOA) -- It was the seventh inning stretch of a home game for the Wytheville Statesmen, the Class D League team beloved by thi

Age of Augtism Sep 24 2016 - 03:54

Geneva: The World Health Organisation (WHO) has paid tribute to the United Arab Emirates for its pivotal role to eliminate all cases of polio aroun

Gulf News Sep 24 2016 - 03:04

Following three recent reports of new cases of wild poliovirus in Nigeria, Rotary has announced a $35 million funding for the eradication of the di

ireporteronline.com Sep 24 2016 - 02:57

Not less than three weeks after the discovery of three new polio cases in Borno State, there is growing concern and anxiety among residents of Taka

www.today.ng Sep 24 2016 - 02:21

Geneva: The world Health Organisation (WHO) has paid tribute to the United Arab Emirates for its pivotal role, through the directives of President

Gulf News Sep 24 2016 - 01:31

MARQUETTE - Polio has been absent in America since 1979 due to the effectiveness of the vaccine and the quality of our doctors and hospitals.

upmatters.com Sep 23 2016 - 20:09

Over 1.42 lakh children in the age group of 0 to 5 years will be administered polio drops in Mohali district during a three-day campaign starting f

The Tribune India Sep 23 2016 - 18:57

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A polio-like condition that struck dozens of kids in the U.S. two years ago appears to be making a comeback this year.

Fox4kc Sep 23 2016 - 15:58

YOLA, Nigeria – Health officials in eastern Nigeria say they have started to administer polio vaccines to children at military checkpoints in an at

FOX News Sep 23 2016 - 13:35

HYDERABAD: Three months after detection of vaccine derived polio virus (VDPV) sample in the city that sparked off a special anti-polio drive reachi

Times of India Sep 23 2016 - 12:52

Gabrielle deFiebre was in the mall to buy hiking boots with her grandmother in 2009 when she felt a pain surge from her neck down her arms.

Daily Mail Sep 23 2016 - 10:43

Humanosphere journalist Lisa Nikolau discusses an event that took place Tuesday in New York highlighting challenges to polio eradication, especiall

Kaiser Family Foundation Sep 23 2016 - 09:03

While the resurgence of polio virus in Borno State has caused panic and concern over the certification of Nigeria as a polio free nation, similar c

The Nation Sep 23 2016 - 08:41

Terrorists have hampered the world-wide battle being waged against polio by Rotary International and billionaires Bill and Melinda Gates.

The Recorder Sep 23 2016 - 03:48

PESHAWAR: Three-day anti-polio drive will start in all 25 districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Monday.

khybernews.tv Sep 22 2016 - 23:09

: Polio virus was detected in the city's sewers again, the second time this year.

The Hindu Sep 22 2016 - 22:33

Rotary International has announced grants totaling $35 million in support of global efforts to eradicate polio.

philanthropynewsdigest.org Sep 22 2016 - 21:36

HYDERABAD: World Health Organisation (WHO) staff and state health department pressed the panic button.

nyoooz.com Sep 22 2016 - 19:20

PESHAWAR: A surge in the arrest of parents refusing vaccination of their children in various districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is likely to leave an

Dawn Sep 22 2016 - 18:22

A polio-derived vaccine virus was earlier found in April in the Amberpet nala.

Deccan Chronicle Sep 22 2016 - 13:15

Mia Farrow with her son Thaddeus before a United Nations conference on the eradication of polio in 2000.

US Magazine Sep 22 2016 - 12:24

PESHAWAR: Three day anti-polio drive will start on September 26, next across the province targeting more than 5.6 million children under the age of

The Frontier Post Sep 22 2016 - 11:56

With only 26 cases of polio worldwide this year (as of Sept. 13), the complete eradication of the disease is closer than ever.

Quartz Sep 22 2016 - 10:30

He was a paraplegic after having contracted polio in the orphanage.

People Sep 22 2016 - 08:07

Hankins and Mauser’s trek serves as a fundraiser, and as a humanitarian pilgrimage to help end polio. A vaccine for one child only costs 50 cents.

Elko Daily Free Press Sep 22 2016 - 07:24

Thaddeus was one of 10 children adopted by the former fashion model, and was paraplegic - meaning he had loss of feeling in his legs - due to polio

Guelph Mercury Sep 22 2016 - 03:06

$8.15 million will go towards stemming the recent outbreak in Nigeria in addition to previous multi million dollar anti- polio funding by Sir Emeka

sahelstandard.com Sep 22 2016 - 02:45

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Toronto Sun Sep 22 2016 - 02:09

A mysterious polio-like illness is sweeping the United States, sparking fears of a potential outbreak.

Daily Mail Sep 22 2016 - 02:09

Abuja, 21 September 2016 - The scope of the second polio outbreak response (OBR) to the recently detected wild polio virus type 1 (WPV1) in Borno S

afro.who.int Sep 22 2016 - 00:14

Following the resur­gence of the Wild Polio Virus (WPV) in Ni­geria, Rotary International (RI) has announce a 35 mil­lion dollar fund to support th

authorityngr.com Sep 21 2016 - 22:48

Thaddeus was wheelchair-bound throughout much of his life as a result of contracting polio in his youth.

The Hollywood Gossip Sep 21 2016 - 22:34

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ABC News Sep 21 2016 - 22:27

KARACHI: A six-day polio campaign will kick-start in the city from Sept 26 in which 12,000 volunteers will work in the field to inoculate more than

Dawn Sep 21 2016 - 18:45

Karachi—A six-day anti-polio drive would commence in the metropolis from September 26.

Pakistan Observer Sep 21 2016 - 17:55

ISLAMABAD: Capital Development Authority (CDA) has finalized the arrangements of upcoming Polio Eradication drive which is going to start on Septem

Business Recorder Sep 21 2016 - 17:33

Actress Mia Farrow’s son Thaddeus died on Wednesday. He was 27.

New York Daily News Sep 21 2016 - 14:34

Deputy Commissioner Vikas Labroo said that the polio immunisation campaign for children up to five years of age living in slums, construction worke

The Tribune India Sep 21 2016 - 13:09

After many years when there is finally hope that polio can be eradicated from Pakistan this year, recent reports on ‘fake polio markings’ are very

The Express Tribune Sep 21 2016 - 12:33

Before dinner on July 29, 3-year-old Carter Roberts of Chesterfield, Virginia, seemed perfectly healthy. That evening, he vomited.

The Herald of Everett Sep 21 2016 - 12:18

ISLAMABAD: (APP) Polio teams of Pakistan and Afghanistan gathered here on Wednesday to deliberate on mutual challenges and issues faced by both cou

timesofislamabad.com Sep 21 2016 - 10:53


United Press International Sep 21 2016 - 08:51

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Afghanistan polio teams gathered in Islamabad today to deliberate on mutual challenges and issues faced by both countries d

arynews.tv Sep 21 2016 - 07:03

Members of the Senate Committee on Primary Healthcare and communicable diseases yesterday expressed doubt on the claim by the National Primary Heal

AllAfrica Sep 21 2016 - 03:00