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Polio vaccine in the crossfire of misinformation...

POLIO | WHO | As scientists around the world rush to find a vaccine to stem the spread of Covid-19, another deadly disease, polio, has become the latest...

Africa to be declared polio-free

"Happiness is an understatement. We've been on this marathon for over 30 years."

Hepatitis disease: What you need to know...

This update comes at the hills of the World Hepatitis Day slated for July 28.  "The theme for this year's celebrations is; "Hepatitis free future,"...

Uganda receives over 3 million doses of polio...

“We want to encourage parents and guardians to take their children for routine immunization at any nearby health centre. The vaccines are available, and...

Pandemic forces polio eradication group to...

Immunisation campaigns protect against both wild and vaccine-derived outbreaks of the virus

Police grills Prophet Elvis Mbonye

“A person shall not make, cause to be made or publish any misleading statement or information regarding the use or effect of any vaccines.”

Rotary End Polio Ride launched

Rotary has now focused on creating awareness through sport as they encourage parents to immunize their babies against polio

Rotary Club immunises over 40 babies against...

Every October 24 was earmarked in the world to commemorate polio day

Rare polio-like illness has US health authorities...

"This is a mystery so far and we haven't solved it yet," said Nancy Messonnier, director of CDC's National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases....

WHO certifies Gabon as polio-free

Polio is a highly-infectious viral disease which mainly affects young children and can result in permanent paralysis.

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