Polio



Philippines risks polio problem as parents skip child vaccines: WHO

  • A wider outbreak of polio could set back global efforts to eradicate the crippling disease, which remains endemic in only three countries
  • The confirmed cases in the Philippines were caused by “vaccine-derived” polio rather than the wild type of the virus
By Reuters ·

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Afghanistan starts anti-polio drive in high-risk areas

By Sayed Salahuddin ·

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Pakistan still struggling to eradicate polio

By Amna Ehtesham Khaishgi ·

Somalia celebrates polio-free 3 years

By Arab News ·

Peshawar 'world’s largest pool of polio virus'

By REBECCA SANTANA | AP ·