polio eradication


Polio-free India – 5 amazing facts about the journey that helped us eradicate polio
- Nirmalya Dutta
February 12, 2014 at 07:11pm
India’s victory against polio is arguably the most amazing healthcare feat the world has ever witnessed. Most experts felt that India with its huge …

Polio eradication: The show must go on
- Admin
January 14, 2013 at 07:50am
Once one of the most feared diseases worldwide which was responsible for paralysing many children, polio has been contained to a large extent. There …

Polio: Do you know about the disease?
- Admin
January 11, 2013 at 08:55am
Polio is a highly infectious disease caused by a virus. It invades the nervous system, and can cause total paralysis in a matter of hours. The virus …

Are we really polio free? Suspected polio case in West Bengal!
- Admin
March 13, 2012 at 04:24pm
Two weeks after WHO took India off the polio-endemic list it seems that the disease is back in the country. An 18 month old female child was admitted …

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