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Pakistani police say gunmen on motorcycles opened fire on policemen escorting a team of polio workers in a former stronghold of the Pakistani Talib

ABC Jun 28 2022 - 02:27

In March this year, gunmen in northwestern Pakistan shot and killed a female polio worker as she was returning home after taking part in the countr

India TV Jun 28 2022 - 01:57

A member of a polio-vaccination team and two police officers who were escorting it were shot dead in northwestern Pakistan, police told RFE/RL.

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Jun 28 2022 - 01:56

I was jolted by the news that the poliovirus had been detected in sewage samples in London because I caught polio in one of the last polio epidemic

CounterPunch Jun 28 2022 - 01:50

Unidentified assailants shot and killed two police officers assigned to polio vaccination teams and a polio worker in North Waziristan's Datta

Dawn Jun 28 2022 - 01:14

What is polio, what are the symptoms and should we be worried about the discovery of poliovirus in London?

Evening Standard on MSN.com Jun 28 2022 - 00:48

BANNU At least two polio workers were shot dead in South Waziristan's Datta Khel area on Tuesday when unidentified people opened fire on them,

Aaj News Jun 28 2022 - 00:25

Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has expressed the resolve to defeat polio and make the anti-polio campaign a success.

Radio Pakistan Jun 27 2022 - 14:22

Nottingham records the lowest Polio vaccination take up in the East Midlands despite a national alert from health bosses.

Nottingham Post on MSN.com Jun 27 2022 - 11:40

Until an infectious disease is eradicated everywhere in the world, we are all vulnerable, says says Devi Sridhar of the University of Edinburgh

The Guardian Jun 27 2022 - 05:08

"It is important to realise that the polio virus still exists in our surroundings and no child is safe until all children are truly vaccinated

India Times Jun 27 2022 - 00:40

A businessman who was left paralysed from the neck down after contracting polio as a child says news of the virus returning to the UK has left him

Leicestershire Live on MSN.com Jun 26 2022 - 06:06

As the statement of the thirty-second Polio IHR Emergency Committee of WHO was released, authorities in Pakistan reported another case from the Mir

health.economictimes.indiatimes Jun 26 2022 - 02:01

Recent reports of poliovirus detected in samples from a sewage treatment works in London have rightly generated significant concern among public he

Yahoo Canada Sports Jun 26 2022 - 01:59

Scientists in Britain have detected multiple versions of the virus in wastewater.

Northcountrypublicradio.org Jun 25 2022 - 09:45

Wilson took to Twitter to lament that "anti-vaxxer morons" are somehow responsible for an "outbreak" of polio in the United Kin

BizPac Review Jun 25 2022 - 07:13

All the 11 cases have been detected in North Waziristan, with eight of them in the district's Mir Ali area, reports Dawn news.

The Statesman Jun 24 2022 - 23:34

In a blast from the 19th century, an outbreak of polio was detected in sewage samples from London.

Metro Jun 24 2022 - 22:59

After traces of the virus were found in London sewage, the writer recalls catching polio in 1956 in one of the last outbreaks in Cork, Ireland

The i on MSN.com Jun 24 2022 - 22:00

Claims are spreading online about what the detection of the polio virus in London sewage means.

BBC Jun 24 2022 - 16:59

The risk to the general public is extremely low since the vast majority of people in the United Kingdom were vaccinated against polio during childh

The National Interest Jun 24 2022 - 15:00

Until the arrival of vaccines, polio was one of the most feared diseases, with hundreds of thousands of children paralysed globally every year.It w

The Telegraph on MSN.com Jun 24 2022 - 04:41

There are currently two poliovirus vaccines: the oral poliovirus vaccine (OPV) and the inactivated poliovirus vaccine (IPV).

The Conversation Jun 24 2022 - 03:53

History from the front pages of The Cincinnati Enquirer from June 24 includes Albert Sabin’s oral polio vaccine and the implosion of UC’s Sander Ha

YAHOO!News Jun 23 2022 - 19:00

But the country is on edge this week after the poliovirus was discovered in several sewage samples in London, giving rise to what government health

Time on MSN.com Jun 23 2022 - 12:59

Experts’ warning comes after data shows less than half 13 to 14-year-olds received booster in parts of England last year

The Guardian Jun 23 2022 - 10:52

People are struggling to confirm if they or their children are vaccinated against polio, it emerged on Thursday.Health officials urged the public o

The Telegraph on MSN.com Jun 23 2022 - 10:06

Polio, a potentially paralyzing and sometimes deadly virus, has been nearly eliminated worldwide, but remains in concerning pockets.

deseret Jun 23 2022 - 10:04

Poliovirus has been detected in a number of London sewage samples, prompting the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) to urge anyone who is not up to

New Scientist Jun 23 2022 - 09:41

The previous detections happened when “an individual vaccinated overseas with the live oral polio vaccine (OPV) returned or travelled to the UK and

Yahoo Jun 23 2022 - 09:09

Traces of poliovirus have been detected in routine sewage surveillance in the United Kingdom.

Healthline Jun 23 2022 - 07:57

Health officials have declared yet another national incident after several traces of the polio virus were discovered during a routine sewage inspec

YAHOO!News Jun 23 2022 - 06:50

For the first time in nearly 40 years, health officials in the U.K. have identified a likely outbreak of polio in London.

WGBH Jun 23 2022 - 06:30

Thousands of children across England – and particularly in London – are not fully protected against polio, data shows.

AOL Jun 23 2022 - 05:34

The United Kingdom has declared a rare ‘national incident’ after traces of the highly contagious polio virus were found in sewage in London, the go

Washington Post Jun 23 2022 - 03:51

What is polio and what happened the last time there was an epidemic in the UK?

The Independent on MSN.com Jun 22 2022 - 21:44

No cases have been found so far, but health officials put out a warning for communities with low vaccination rates.

Gizmodo Jun 22 2022 - 17:14

POLIO is a rare yet serious infection that is easily spread through coughing and sneezing.

Daily Express Jun 22 2022 - 11:04

People are being urged to ensure their polio vaccines are up to date after an outbreak of the virus was detected in UK sewage samples.

Yahoo Style Canada Jun 22 2022 - 10:34

The public is being urged to ensure polio vaccines are up to date, especially parents of young children who missed immunization.

USA Today on MSN.com Jun 22 2022 - 08:47

A British agency said Wednesday it found traces of the polio virus during a regular sewage inspection in London and declared a national incident.

UPI.com on MSN.com Jun 22 2022 - 08:30

Several related samples of the virus that causes polio have been detected in the U.K.

Forbes Jun 22 2022 - 08:03

Explainer: traces in London sewage have led to concern that virus that causes disease could gain foothold in areas with low vaccination rates

The Guardian Jun 22 2022 - 07:51

Polio has been detected in sewage samples in the British capital, the first sign since the 1980s that the virus could be spreading in the country,

Reuters Jun 22 2022 - 05:49

Polio has been eradicated in nearly every country in the world, but Pakistan is facing a surge in infections.

CBC.ca Jun 21 2022 - 11:46

The health authorities in Mozambique have announced the identification of a suspected case of polio in the centre of the country, in a teenager who

clubofmozambique.com Jun 21 2022 - 06:37

A total of 64,999 children upto 5 years old were vaccinated against polio under the Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC).

Free Press Journal on MSN.com Jun 20 2022 - 22:35

Punjab Minister Khwaja Salman Rafique chaired a meeting in Lahore on Monday to review coronavirus and polio situation in the province.

Daily Times Jun 20 2022 - 16:11

In Asia, there are currently four vaccines in late stage clinical trials.

Forbes Jun 20 2022 - 08:38

Thane district's Ambernath, Bhiwandi, Kalyan and Murbad organized a Sub-National Pulse Polio Vaccination camp on Sunday which received an over

The Free Press Journal on MSN.com Jun 20 2022 - 08:05