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This feed of general polio news from around the world is provided by the Google News service and is automatically updated on a daily basis as new items appear in the media.


Casper Star-Tribune Online

Casper Star-Tribune Online

Purcell: On polio and pulling together
Casper Star-Tribune Online
Within two weeks, the polio had ravaged her body. Her arms and legs were in various degrees of paralysis. ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

Tom Purcell: Polio fight has lessons for today on pulling together ...
Winston-Salem Journal
She came home with a high temperature, feeling very ill. The next morning, her legs gave out ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

Taking a hike to end polio
Niagara Advance
As president of the NOTL Rotary Club, he committed to hiking 500 kilometres this year - a little less than half the trail ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

St. Catharines Standard

St. Catharines Standard

Taking a hike to end polio
St. Catharines Standard
As president of the NOTL Rotary Club, he committed to hiking 500 kilometres this year - a little less ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

HubcitySPOKES.com

HubcitySPOKES.com

'Pints for Polio' events happening Friday
UpperMichigansSource.com
(WLUC) - The Rotary Clubs of Marquette County have thought of a new way to raise funds for their 'End Polio Now' campaign. ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

Arab News

Arab News

Webcast: Are We About To Wipe Out Polio? | KRCB
KRCB
The world is incredibly close to wiping out polio. This year the number of polio cases has shrunk ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

NPR

NPR

Webcast: Are We About To Wipe Out Polio?
NPR
The world is incredibly close to wiping out polio. This year the number of polio cases has shrunk to fewer than ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

Arab News

Arab News

Pakistan still struggling to eradicate polio
Arab News
An official who has been working with the polio team in Pakistan since 1999, and who supervises a team of 80 ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

HubcitySPOKES.com

HubcitySPOKES.com

Rotary fighting polio around the world | Guest Column
Enumclaw Courier-Herald
Global eradication of polio, and the protection against this paralysis for every child on earth, is now within our ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

HubcitySPOKES.com

HubcitySPOKES.com

Rotary Club aims to 'End Polio Now'
HubcitySPOKES.com
The Petal Rotary Club will join members across the globe in promoting awareness, raising funds and offering support to end Polio, which ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

SW News Media

SW News Media

Rid the world of polio: Chan Rotary hosts World Polio Day panel
SW News Media
Anderson is the author of the book “When Polio Came Home: How Ordinary ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

Dearborn Press and Guide

Dearborn Press and Guide

Rotary, GTPC hosting Pies For Polio
Midland Daily News
The Grand Traverse Pie Co. in Midland will donate proceeds from its pie sales to help The Rotary ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

The Sentinel

The Sentinel

Purcell: On polio and pulling together
The Sentinel
Within two weeks, the polio had ravaged her body. Her arms and legs were in various degrees of paralysis. She could ... Click to Read More ...
Thursday, 19 October 2017

Sultan Of Sokoto Advise Nigerians To Ensure Compliance On Eradication Of Polio
Africa Independent Television
Sultan of Sokoto Mohammad Sa'ad Abubakar has advised Nigerians to ensure compliance and support effective immunization ... Click to Read More ...
Thursday, 19 October 2017


This feed of polio research news items from around the world is provided by the Google News service and is automatically updated as new items appear in the media. Note that not all media references to “polio research” will necessarily be picked up by Google, and some news items might only make a passing reference to “polio research”.


Summerland Review

Summerland Review

Summerland Rotary participates in polio eradication program
Summerland Review
Just a few drops of vaccine, sometimes administered on a sugar cube, could protect a child or adult from polio. ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

Summerland Review

Summerland Review

Summerland Rotary participates in polio eradication program
Summerland Review
Just a few drops of vaccine, sometimes administered on a sugar cube, could protect a child or adult from polio. ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

Monkey virus, polio vaccine, cancer, immunity, herbs
The Nation Newspaper
Acrimony among researchers, as in the case of HIV/AIDS, has hindered research progress, with some investigators challenging Dr. Carbone's finding's and ... Click to Read More ...
Thursday, 19 October 2017

Moneycontrol.com

Moneycontrol.com

ICMR unveils plan to increase health research output by 30%
Moneycontrol.com
Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), the apex body that oversees biomedical research in the country, has unveiled a ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017

The Journal News | LoHud.com

The Journal News | LoHud.com

New York's Big Pharma battlefield and drug-price wars
The Journal News | LoHud.com
... that had polio and that had been devastated.” The decades of research ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017

DOTmed.com

DOTmed.com

Jonas Salk's gift to the world
DOTmed.com
Within four years of starting his research, Salk had identified three different types of the polio virus. From there, he was able to ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Duke Chronicle

Duke Chronicle

Poliovirus treatment mechanism revealed in new Duke study
Duke Chronicle
This engineered hybrid, called PVSRIPO, was designed such that it could not cause polio in humans. Six years later ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Researchers studying polio virus to treat brain cancer
KABC-TV
The research is now in phase two clinical trials. Kesari said every glioblastoma has different bio markers which means the polio virus ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017

IFLScience

IFLScience

Cell Contamination Analysis Suggests That Thousands Of Papers Might Not Be Right
IFLScience
According to the study, published in PLOS One, almost 33,000 papers from 1955 to today are likely ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017

KABC-TV

KABC-TV

SoCal researchers studying polio virus to treat brain cancer
KABC-TV
The research is now in phase two clinical trials. Kesari said every glioblastoma has different bio markers which means the ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017

New Campaign Offers 'Wellness Wisdom' about Vaccines for Medicare Open Enrollment
PR Web (press release)
... from potentially deadly infectious diseases such as influenza, pneumonia, and polio. To promote the importance ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Over 30000 Published Studies Could Be Wrong Due to Contaminated Cells
ScienceAlert
That everlasting quality made them a valuable research specimen that was distributed across the world, ultimately contributing to the ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 16 October 2017


This feed of post-polio research news items from around the world is provided by the Google News service and is automatically updated as new items appear in the media. Note that not all media references to “post-polio research” will necessarily be picked up by Google, and some news items might only make a passing reference to “post-polio research”.


WKMG Orlando

WKMG Orlando

October road trip? Creepiest places in Michigan guaranteed to haunt your dreams
WKMG Orlando
While it was originally established to care for patients with mental illness, its use expanded ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 20 October 2017

Link TV

Link TV

Meet the Woman Who Started #MeToo Campaign
Link TV
And one of them became a trending topic on Twitter this weekend, when women began posting messages on social media ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Slate Magazine

Slate Magazine

The Curse of the Halfway Technology
Slate Magazine
That would be the Salk-Sabin vaccine. But for some, like O'Brien, halfway was the only way. They survived—and some like O'Brien ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 18 October 2017

An Afternoon with Vaccine Pioneers
Culver City Observer
The last year I was a resident was the last year of Polio in this country and I was very impressed with the ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Irish Examiner

Irish Examiner

Leaving a toxic legacy for the next generation
Irish Examiner
The relative ease of living for post-war generations in affluent democracies has been the outcome of an implicit collective ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Bangkok Post

Bangkok Post

Neglect of rising threats likely to leave toxic legacy
Bangkok Post
John Lloyd Senior research fellow at University of Oxford ... The relative ease of living for post-war generations ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 16 October 2017

Reuters

Reuters

Commentary: We boomers are leaving a toxic legacy
Reuters
The relative ease of living for post-war generations in affluent democracies has been the outcome of an implicit collective agreement not ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 16 October 2017

We boomers are leaving a toxic legacy
Japan Today
The relative ease of living for post-war generations in affluent democracies has been the outcome of an implicit collective agreement not to ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 16 October 2017

COLUMN-Commentary: We boomers are leaving a toxic legacy
Thomson Reuters Foundation
(John Lloyd co-founded the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford, where he is senior ... Click to Read More ...
Saturday, 14 October 2017

COLUMN-Commentary: We boomers are leaving a toxic legacy
Thomson Reuters Foundation
(John Lloyd co-founded the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford, where he is senior ... Click to Read More ...
Saturday, 14 October 2017