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The Age of Polio: How an Old Virus and New Toxins Triggered a Man-made Epidemic -- Part 6, After: The Persistence of Polio by Kim S. Patient Expert To summarize our theory: Polio is a virus, contagious like other viruses, and generally a harmless enterovirus... to experience polio outbreaks, despite hopes the virus would be eradicated by 2000. This persistence...
Vaccine-Derived Polio in India Will Not Affect “Polio-Free” Status by Jennifer Lance Patient Expert of this image. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) One reason parents often avoid the polio vaccine is the fear... that is shared, sometimes it is hard to separate fact from fiction. In the US, the live polio vaccine has not...
Polio vaccine, 50 years later by Meredy Registered NurseHealth Maven Fifty years ago Tuesday, on April 12, 1955, scientists announced that the polio vaccine developed... years of Francis' announcement, the incidence of polio dropped as much as to 90%. The last naturally...
Whiter the Illusory Cowdry B Inclusion of Polio? by Dr. Brian M. Medical DoctorHealth Maven in textbooks and on the web for a photomicrograph of a polio-related Cowdry B inclusion. Failing in my search... on morphological grounds -- with no implication as to the cause (polio or otherwise) -- as being small...
Best Post of November '08: Whither the Illusory Cowdry B Inclusion of Polio by Dr. Brian M. Medical DoctorHealth Maven , 2008, I wrote about the alleged existence of polio-related Cowdry B inclusions. No one... the microscope, I went looking in textbooks and on the web for a photomicrograph of a polio-related Cowdry B...
Amazing Stories of Polio! by Christina Thielst Patient ExpertHealth Maven and am really impressed by a cartoon titled  Amazing Stories of Polio   in the  February 2009 issue of The Rotarian... who work tirelessly to eradicate polio and improve communities! ...
Bloomberg Giving $100 Million to Gates Foundation to Eradicate Polio–Charlie Rose With Bill Gates and Michael Bloomberg on by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven This is a long video and runs about an hour but it is interesting as the conversation starts out talking polio and their progress and plans.  Both Bloomberg and and Gates later on venture...
Thousands of Children Fail to Get Polio Vaccination in Troubled Regions of Pakistan by Dr. J. Mariano Anto Bruno M. Medical Doctor Administered Tribal Areas (FATA)were not vaccinated against polio during a recent campaign, thanks... to administer polio drops to around 39,498 children during the three-day campaign launched on Aug 19...
Vaccine Strain Polio Death in Minnesota by Ginger T. Patient Expert The live virus Oral Polio Vaccine (OPV), which is no longer used in the US but is used in places like India and Nigeria, can lead to actual polio infections both in those who get the vaccine...
Polio boosters for Adults by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Polio is a viral infection that is most commonly associated with paralysis of children and contributes to morbidity of adulthood.  Fortunately, an effective vaccine exists to prevent Polio...

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