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Polio eradication: Experts say Nigeria not 'out of the woods yet'
ReliefWeb
Abuja, 20 September 2017-The 34th session of the Expert Review Committee on Polio Eradication and Routine Immunization (ERC), cautions ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017

The Express Tribune

The Express Tribune

Senator Farooq monitors polio campaign in capital
The Express Tribune
ISLAMABAD: After environmental samples in the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi turned up positive, the prime minister's ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017

1798553 children vaccinated in anti-polio drive
The News International
PESHAWAR: Around 1,798,553 children were vaccinated in the ongoing low season anti-polio drive in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. A press release issued by the ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Polio continues
DAWN.com
WITH the start of a national immunisation drive against polio on Monday, there is reason to ponder how efforts to eradicate the disease, instead of taking on an ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Clerics endorse Polio drive as inevitable for nation
Pakistan Observer
Religious scholars and clerics from all sects are unanimous in their notion that parents must ensure that their newborns under 5 ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017

PM takes notice of positive polio samples from federal capital
DAWN.com
ISLAMABAD: Polio teams on Tuesday visited most of the slums and rural areas of the federal capital to evaluate the ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017

PM takes notice of positive polio samples from federal capital
DAWN.com
ISLAMABAD: Polio teams on Tuesday visited most of the slums and rural areas of the federal capital to evaluate the ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Crush Polio Grape Stomp set for RoxyAnn Winery
Mail Tribune
Medford Rogue Rotary Club is sponsoring a wine event, Crush Polio Grape Stomp, from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 24, ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017

MaltaToday

MaltaToday

Malta at the forefront of polio elimination fight
MaltaToday
Malta has continued to push for the eradication of polio in its role as chair of the Commonwealth. Prime Minister Joseph ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk

How the fight over polio is being won
Telegraph.co.uk
The devastation wreaked by Hurricane Irma and other natural disasters in recent weeks may suggest our world is merrily going to ... Click to Read More ...
Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Malta Independent Online

Malta Independent Online

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat urges cooperation to eradicate polio
Malta Independent Online
In the remaining months that Malta will lead the Commonwealth, Malta will continue working to convince ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Naija247news

Naija247news

Nigeria: WHO Urges Govt to Tackle Challenges Facing Polio Eradication
AllAfrica.com
Abuja — As Nigeria celebrates 13 months without Polio outbreaks, the World Health Organisation(WHO) yesterday urged the federal government ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Nationwide polio campaign targeting 37.74m children begins
The News International
Islamabad: Targeting 37.74 million children, a nationwide campaign against polio began on Monday morning.Part of the country's final push towards polio ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Anti-polio drive begins
The News International
Part of the country's final push towards polio eradication, the campaign will last until September 22. It was launched in Punjab's Sargodha, Multan, Lodhran, Vehari ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 19 September 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”.


Quad City Times

Quad City Times

Alexander: Times are a changin' ... fast
Quad City Times
Orrin Hatch, a well-known conservative Republican from Utah, kicked out a news release calling for the nationwide legalization ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Heroin must be treated like public health crisis that it is
Cincinnati.com
Over the course of history, threats to public health have triggered the collective action to stop polio, raise billions ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Polio Vaccine Market Overview–Key Futuristic Trends and Opportunities 2017 to 2022
Medgadget (blog)
The Global Polio Vaccine Market Research Report 2017 renders deep perception of the key regional market status of ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 18 September 2017

LaGrange Daily News

LaGrange Daily News

Golfing for a cause
LaGrange Daily News
The money raised by the annual tournament go toward research on causes of premature birth and infant mortality. According to organizers, ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 18 September 2017

MetroNews Canada

MetroNews Canada

Calgary rallies together for future without cancer
MetroNews Canada
“I spend my time in the lab … to find ways in which we can speed up the process to ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 18 September 2017

New Report Examines the Oral Vaccines Market Research
LANews By Abhishek Budholiya (press release) (blog)
Vaccination is termed as a cost-effective and efficient means of preventing various infectious disorders. The use ... Click to Read More ...
Sunday, 17 September 2017

A powerful public health tool
Times of Malta
Immunisation prevents illness, disability and death from vaccine-preventable diseases including cervical cancer, diphtheria, hepatitis B, measles, mumps, pertussis (whooping cough), pneumonia, polio, rubella ... Click to Read More ...
Sunday, 17 September 2017

Deccan Chronicle

Deccan Chronicle

Kerala faces acute dearth of oncologists
Deccan Chronicle
RCC is the only centre in government sector with all facilities while Malabar Cancer Centre has no permanent medical oncologist and ... Click to Read More ...
Sunday, 17 September 2017

Global Vaccines Market Growth Opportunities, Top Key Players, Industry Outlook and Forecasts
Medgadget (blog)
By disease indication, the vaccines market is segmented into pneumococcal disease, influenza, DTP, hepatitis, human papillomavirus (HPV), ... Click to Read More ...
Sunday, 17 September 2017

The Independent

The Independent

Scientists invent jab that could deliver every childhood vaccine in one go
The Independent
Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) found the method was successful in tests ... Click to Read More ...
Sunday, 17 September 2017

BBC News

BBC News

Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh plans huge camps for refugees
BBC News
... disaster management secretary, Shah Kama. It is meant to be built within 10 days. A rubella and polio ... Click to Read More ...
Saturday, 16 September 2017

In Afghanistan, polio vaccination faces threats
Reliefweb
Working with UNICEF and the Ministry of Public Health in Kabul, Afghanistan, Gillian SteelFisher, senior research scientist and director of global polling for HORP ... Click to Read More ...
Saturday, 16 September 2017

'Invisible people of Pakistan' deserve attention, says Rabbani
The News International
During the launch of 'Invisible People', Senate Chairman Mian Raza Rabbani also highlighted polio immunisation as a positive example of ... Click to Read More ...
Saturday, 16 September 2017

What It Takes: Jonas Salk
Voice of America
It was a genuine scientific dispute, with a lot of research money at stake. The March of Dimes, which began as a massively ... Click to Read More ...
Saturday, 16 September 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”.


Buhari addresses UN Assembly, speaks on restructuring [Full text]
Daily Post Nigeria
In the continent of Africa, the post-colonial era is going into a new phase. In another ... In areas ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 19 September 2017

President Buhari's Speech At The UN
SundiataPost (press release) (blog)
In the continent of Africa, the post-colonial era is going into a new phase. In another generation, there would not be ... Click to Read More ...
Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Irish Examiner

Irish Examiner

Nuns in Scottish case ran Irish mother and baby home
Irish Examiner
Research by the BBC and the Sunday Post in the UK revealed that at least 400 children ... Click to Read More ...
Monday, 18 September 2017

BBC News

BBC News

Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh plans huge camps for refugees
BBC News
The Bangladeshi government has announced plans to build shelters for up to 400,000 Rohingya Muslims fleeing from neighbouring Myanmar. ... Click to Read More ...
Saturday, 16 September 2017

Science Daily

Science Daily

One vaccine injection could carry many doses
Science Daily
In mice, the researchers showed that particles release in sharp bursts, without prior leakage, at 9, 20, and 41 days ... Click to Read More ...
Saturday, 16 September 2017

Bioscience Technology

Bioscience Technology

One Vaccine Injection Could Carry Many Doses
Bioscience Technology
Langer and Ana Jaklenec, a research scientist at MIT's Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research, are the senior authors of ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 15 September 2017

The Mercury News

The Mercury News

Carolyn Hax: Brother won't get vaccinated to protect baby
The Mercury News
Respect his concerns and save the introduction until your child is out of the danger zone. ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 15 September 2017

Who watches the watchmen?
Inquirer.net
A foreigner crippled, beaten almost to death by locals, who couldn't get any form of justice or legal support after the fact. Criminals walking away after ... Click to Read More ...
Friday, 15 September 2017

HuffPost

HuffPost

An Australian Tobacco Plant May Help Us Finally Eliminate Polio
HuffPost
In a study published in the journal Nature Communications in August, researchers from the John Innes Centre in the ... Click to Read More ...
Thursday, 14 September 2017

The Ringer (blog)

The Ringer (blog)

The Great Elon Musk Debate
The Ringer (blog)
Bill and Melinda Gates aim to give away 95 percent of their wealth to charity and have aimed to get ... Click to Read More ...
Thursday, 14 September 2017