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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.


The Sentinel Assam

The Sentinel Assam

Pakistani Polio Team Caught Faking Data
The Sentinel Assam
Islamabad: A team of Pakistani polio vaccinators was caught faking data and wasting polio vaccines here, police said on ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Japan provides 510 million yen to assist Pakistan's efforts for polio eradication
Geo News
ISLAMABAD: The Japanese government on Monday announced a 510 million Yen in grant aid to support the ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018

NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.au

Honeymoon holiday: Newlyweds' 'cold' turns into polio-like illness
NEWS.com.au
A newlywed couple were forced to test their vows just days after tying the knot, when a honeymoon cold turned into ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018

CNN

CNN

An echo of polio: AFM paralyzes children and terrifies parents
Chicago Tribune
The terror of polio is long past, thankfully. Most Americans don't remember how that debilitating scourge swept through ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Japan provides $4.6m for procurement of 25m doses of polio vaccine
The News International
Islamabad: In continuation of its traditional commitment, the government of Japan has announced to provide $4.6 million ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Japan provides 510 million Yen to assist Pakistan's efforts for Polio Eradication
Reliefweb
New US$ 4.6 million Japanese grant to procure Oral Polio Vaccine. Islamabad, 19 November 2018: The Government of ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018

LEX18 Lexington KY News

LEX18 Lexington KY News

More US Kids Diagnosed With Paralyzing Polio-Like Illness AFM
LEX18 Lexington KY News
(CNN) — More children have been diagnosed with acute flaccid myelitis, the polio-like paralyzing ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018

CNN

CNN

More US children confirmed with paralyzing polio-like illness AFM
CNN
Although several neurologists who serve as advisers to the CDC say they feel sure that an enterovirus -- the same ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018

No polio case reported in Western Highlands
POST-COURIER
BY MAL TAIME. THE Western Highlands Province has reported no case since the outbreak of polio. Provincial emergency operation centre said the vaccination ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Small children administered polio drops in Phagwara
United News of India
Phagwara, Nov 19 (UNI) 2059 small children were administered polio drops after visiting 6417 houses by a teams of health ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 19 November 2018

NDTV

NDTV

Pakistani Polio Vaccinators Caught Faking Data, Wasting Vaccines
NDTV
A team of Pakistani polio vaccinators were caught faking data and wasting polio vaccines, the police said today. Confirming the incident, ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 19 November 2018

WKOW

WKOW

Man diagnosed with mysterious polio-like illness
WKOW
Doctors later diagnosed him with Acute Flaccid Myelitis — AFM — a mysterious polio-like illness that mostly affects children. He's the only adult ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 19 November 2018

Allentown Morning Call

Allentown Morning Call

What parents should know about a polio-like disease affecting children
Allentown Morning Call
While the condition has been compared to polio, there is no vaccine. Do children recover? ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 19 November 2018


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”.


The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail

Lab monkeys deserve retirement – not death
The Globe and Mail
Unarguably, the use of non-human primates, our closest genetic relatives, in scientific research and testing has ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Washington Examiner

Washington Examiner

HHS looks to end unnecessary fetal tissue research and protect the unborn
Washington Examiner
Contrary to popular belief, fetal tissue from induced abortions is not necessary for research and ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Touchstone

Touchstone

Global Polio Vaccines Market 2018 Growth, Trends, and Forecast To 2025
True Herald
Fior Markets has recently announced the addition of new research report to its repository named, Global Polio ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 19 November 2018

Touchstone

Touchstone

Polio Vaccines Market Global Competitive Analysis and Growth Forecast 2025
Touchstone
The Global Polio Vaccines Market Research Report Forecast 2018-2025: is a valuable source of insightful data for business strategists. ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 19 November 2018

Polio-like illness tests an overstretched public health system
The Keene Sentinel
Reported in 39 states and Washington, D.C., acute flaccid myelitis, known as AFM, causes muscle weakness and in some cases ... Click to Read More ...
Saturday, 17 November 2018

Fox News

Fox News

Polio-like illness AFM tests public health system
The Union Leader
Acute flaccid myelitis, known as AFM, causes muscle weakness, and in some cases paralysis, in the arms or legs, ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 16 November 2018

The Pew Charitable Trusts (blog)

The Pew Charitable Trusts (blog)

Polio-like Illness AFM Tests an Overstretched Public Health System
The Pew Charitable Trusts (blog)
Reported in 39 states and Washington, D.C., acute flaccid myelitis, known as ... Click to Read More ...
Thursday, 15 November 2018

BBC News

BBC News

Could this be the cure for fake news?
BBC News
Now common practice in GPs around the world, vaccination has all but extinguished some of the worst diseases of ... Click to Read More ...
Thursday, 15 November 2018

UPI.com

UPI.com

Race-, gender-based bullying does more harm than normal bullying
UPI.com
"We wanted to know whether the effects of bullying varied depending on why a child was bullied," Elan Hope, assistant ... Click to Read More ...
Thursday, 15 November 2018

Bennet, Gardner receive update on polio-like disease at Children's Hospital Colorado
Fort Morgan Times
AURORA, CO - Colorado U.S. Senators Michael Bennet (D) and Cory Gardner (R) recently met with Children's ... Click to Read More ...
Thursday, 15 November 2018

Medscape

Medscape

New Drug Option Fails for Rare Polio-Like Virus in Kids
Medscape
Despite initial hope, the antidepressant fluoxetine (multiple brands) failed to improve outcomes in children with enterovirus (EV) D68–associated acute ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018

More than 200 cases of polio-like illness under investigation; 80 confirmed
WTHITV.com
Other symptoms include drooping of the face or eyelids, difficult eye movement, trouble swallowing or slurred speech. Research is ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018

ActionNewsJax.com

ActionNewsJax.com

CDC confirms 90 cases of polio-like syndrome, Acute Flaccid Myelitis
ActionNewsJax.com
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is still working to narrow down what is causing the polio-like syndrome, ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018


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”.


Frederick National Laboratory, Duke partner to fight brain cancer
Frederick News Post
... University gave 61 patients the poliovirus. At the end of the trial, the survival rate at two and ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018

Daily Post North Wales

Daily Post North Wales

This mystery virus is back after being dormant for 50 years
Daily Post North Wales
After laying low within the US population for decades, Enterovirus 68 has ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018

theindependentbd.com

theindependentbd.com

The future of the public health sector
theindependentbd.com
From anti-smoking campaigns to the development of vaccines against polio to pinpointing the source of food-borne illness outbreaks, our daily lives are ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 19 November 2018

Photo of Hitler embracing child of Jewish grandmother sold
Laredo Morning Times
WASHINGTON (AP) — A photograph showing Adolf Hitler embracing a young girl who had a Jewish grandmother has sold ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 19 November 2018

The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald

'Right on our doorstep': Papua New Guinea's health crises hit home
The Sydney Morning Herald
Global health authorities were shocked when a polio case was confirmed in ... Click to Read More ...
Saturday, 17 November 2018

Santa Maria Times

Santa Maria Times

Everett B. Johnson
Santa Maria Times
In recent years, the progression of post-polio syndrome slowed him down, but with the help, encouragement and care of Agnes he kept ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 16 November 2018

HuffPost

HuffPost

Polio-Like Illness AFM Tests An Overstretched Public Health System
HuffPost
Some researchers also think that another virus might be a contributor. “It's very possible and maybe likely that there may ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 16 November 2018

Brookings Institution

Brookings Institution

Using big data and artificial intelligence to accelerate global development
Brookings Institution
This comprehensive agenda—merging social, economic and environmental dimensions of sustainability—is not supported by current modes of data ... Click to Read More ...
Thursday, 15 November 2018

Photo of Hitler embracing child of Jewish grandmother sold
National Post
The Washington Post reports the black-and-white image taken by Heinrich Hoffmann and inscribed by Hitler in dark blue ink shows ... Click to Read More ...
Thursday, 15 November 2018

Washington Post

Washington Post

Photo of Hitler embracing child of Jewish grandmother sold
Washington Post
The Washington Post reports the black-and-white image taken by Heinrich Hoffmann and inscribed by Hitler in dark blue ... Click to Read More ...
Thursday, 15 November 2018

Washington Post

Washington Post

AP News in Brief at 12:14 am EST
Washington Post
Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen was thought to be out as soon as this week, according to two people ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018

StCatharinesStandard.ca

StCatharinesStandard.ca

Niagara Calendar
StCatharinesStandard.ca
NIAGARA POST POLIO SUPPORT LUNCHEON: Nov. 15, 12:30 p.m. Green Acres Restaurant, ... 21, 7 p.m. Canada's National Hardy Rose Program with Dr. Amy Bowen of the ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 14 November 2018