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ARCOLA -- Rotary clubs throughout East Central Illinois are planning a multi-media public awareness campaign for World Polio Day on Tuesday.

Journal Gazette and Times Courier Oct 20 2017 - 23:03

Tyrone, Blair County, Pa. - Some area hospital workers paid $2 a piece on Friday to get their pinky fingers painted purple.

WTAJ Oct 20 2017 - 14:06

An iron lung and other medical devices used to treat polio will be on display, and a Salina woman who was stricken with polio will speak at the Smo

Salina Journal Oct 20 2017 - 09:58

“Coffee With Polio Experts” will not be picked up by Hulu anytime soon, but there is something compelling in these short videos put out by the Glob

New York Times Oct 20 2017 - 09:51

I think we are all ready for some good news.

Pantagraph Oct 20 2017 - 04:11

ISLAMABAD: Like other parts of the globe, World Polio Day will be celebrated in Pakistan on Tuesday (Oct 24) to create awareness about the hazards

The Nation Oct 20 2017 - 03:45

Editor's note: The archived video of the polio panel discussion will be posted next week. The world is incredibly close to wiping out polio.

NPR News Oct 20 2017 - 03:00

MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - The Rotary Clubs of Marquette County have thought of a new way to raise funds for their ‘End Polio Now’ campaign.

Upper Michigans Source Oct 20 2017 - 00:04

Here’s a film with inspirational subject matter and an impressive pedigree, with Andrew Garfield and Claire Foy starring and legendary motion-captu

Minneapolis Star Tribune Oct 19 2017 - 14:21

She came home with a high temperature, feeling very ill. The next morning, her legs gave out when she tried to get out of bed.

The Sentinel Cumberlink Oct 19 2017 - 14:17

KARACHI: In a recent report, the Independent Monitoring Board (IMB) for polio expressed concerns about the quality, reliability, capacity and authe

Arab News Oct 19 2017 - 13:21

Rotary members in Chattanooga are among millions reaching out on World Polio Day, Tuesday, to raise awareness and support to end polio – a vaccine

Chattanoogan Oct 19 2017 - 08:00

About a year ago, I was facing many anxieties and worries about how I was going to complete my graduate studies and realize my short and long term

blog.rotary.org Oct 19 2017 - 07:10

World Polio Day will be recognized on Oct. 24 and people in Midland can participate by joining Rotary and the Grand Traverse Pie Co.

Midland Daily News Oct 19 2017 - 06:41

Rotary International has announced grants totaling $49.5 million in support of efforts to eradicate polio once and for all.

philanthropynewsdigest.org Oct 18 2017 - 21:41

The District 9110 Governor of Rotary Club, Wale Ogunbadejo, has pledged the commitment of the cub to the eradication of polio in the country.

guardian.ng Oct 18 2017 - 21:33

CNN political reporter Daniella Diaz sent a tweet on Monday pointing out that President Trump and Sen.

FOX News Oct 18 2017 - 17:42

ISLAMABAD: The Japan government on Wednesday announced a grant of 520 million Yen to support the supply of the essential polio vaccine for the case

Pakistan Today Oct 18 2017 - 13:42

This is a short Twitter video that she still has up on her page so I'll add some of the Twitter reactions to this.

PJ Media Oct 18 2017 - 12:29

The 700 Rotary Clubs in Canada will be in one way or another promoting the eradication of Polio.

Castanet Oct 18 2017 - 12:20

In a crowded square in the ancient Nigerian city of Kano, outside the palace of one of the Emir’s princelings, a menagerie of community leaders gat

The Atlantic Oct 18 2017 - 07:37

Twitchy favorite James Woods let CNN reporter Daniella Diaz have it after she made a snarky comment about President Trump helping Sen.

Twitchy Oct 18 2017 - 07:22

Well, here’s an example of the liberal media being classy—and yes­–I’m being sarcastic.

Townhall.com Oct 18 2017 - 05:30

A charitable organisation is helping make historic progress towards a polio-free world by lighting up an Ashby monument and urging communities to s

Burton Mail Oct 18 2017 - 00:13

LOCK HAVEN — The Rotary Club of Downtown Lock Haven is joining in a worldwide recognition of World Polio Day, Oct. 24 — and you can too.

Lockhaven The Express Oct 17 2017 - 22:11

Some residents of Gwagwalada Area Council of FCT, have prevented their children from receiving polio vaccine being administered on children in the

informationng.com Oct 17 2017 - 10:10

Southern California doctors are now using a virus from a disease that's been largely eradicated to fight brain tumors.

abc7.com Oct 17 2017 - 07:08

Several mainstream journalists appeared to seek a deep political meaning in Mitch McConnell’s reaching for Trump’s hand as he climbed White House s

RT Oct 16 2017 - 14:35

PESHAWAR: A recent report states the disappointing success rate that the provincial polio drive has achieved in Balochistan, that is 16%.

The Express Tribune Oct 16 2017 - 13:04

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has said the October 2017 round of Immunisation Plus Days (SIPD) in the FCT is scheduled for 14

dailytrust.com.ng Oct 16 2017 - 01:39

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has declared that Nigeria would officially be pronounced polio-free soon.

This Day Live Oct 15 2017 - 19:05

ISLAMABAD: As Islamabad is one of the cities in which poliovirus has been detected during environmental sampling, a nine-day campaign is underway i

Dawn Oct 15 2017 - 18:45

Islamabad - The mayor of federal capital on Sunday said that all available resources would be utilised for the complete eradication of polio from t

The Nation Oct 15 2017 - 18:36

The discovery of the poliovirus in Nigeria last summer shocked eradication efforts.

ReliefWeb Oct 15 2017 - 17:36

ISLAMABAD: All available resources would be utilised till the complete eradication of polio from the capital and provision of polio vaccine in suff

Pakistan Today Oct 15 2017 - 11:17

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Saturday renewed its commitment to assist Nigeria combat polio and other child killer diseases.

pulse.ng Oct 15 2017 - 03:00

Polio has gone from 350,000 cases to 37 cases from 1988-2016.

futurism.com Oct 14 2017 - 07:03

Andy Serkis directs Garfield, Claire Foy in flawed but moving take on true story of Robin Cavendish, who defied odds, physical handicap for decades

Rolling Stone Oct 14 2017 - 06:54

It's our favorite time of the year again: Pub Crawl for Polio! Join us on an epic bar crawl in Pacific Beach.

KPBS Oct 14 2017 - 01:13

From left: Betty Clementz, president of Rock Falls Rotary; Tim Schwingle, the foundation chair for Sterling Noon Rotary; Mike Albert, foundation ch

Sauk Valley Media Oct 12 2017 - 20:36

The last few months have seen some welcome innovation in the cry-along subgenre of dramas about finding the will to keep living after bodily catast

Village Voice Oct 12 2017 - 15:30

In a hospital in the late 1950s, the wheeze and ca-chunk of the respirators sound like the inside of an Industrial Age factory, only the product be

NPR News Oct 12 2017 - 14:00

The biographer of one of Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s most influential aides found connections and a receptive audience at a meeting of the Rotary C

Athens Banner-Herald Oct 12 2017 - 13:38

ISLAMABAD, Oct 12 (KUNA) -- The State of Kuwait, during participation in a regional health conference, underscored need to rid the region of polio

MENAFN Oct 12 2017 - 12:28

Islamabad - Federal Minister of National Health Services Regulations (NHS&R) said on Wednesday that Afghanistan has sought formal collaboration

The Nation Oct 12 2017 - 11:54

World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean Region Dr Mahmoud Fikri on Thursday commended the tireless efforts

Pakistan Today Oct 12 2017 - 10:27

VOLUNTEERS will be out in force in Ulverston to draw attention to an international campaign to eradicate polio.

North West Evening Mail Oct 12 2017 - 08:29

The Global Polio Vaccine Market report has key insights on the global Polio Vaccine Market for the clients who wish to broaden their spectrum in th

Whatech Oct 11 2017 - 23:10