More articles about: polio

 
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The densely populated NCR is at high risk of spreading polio faster.
When the Department of Health (DOH) recorded two cases of polio back in September 2019, it immediately declared a national outbreak. That’s how serious polio is. Since then, there have been six more cases in Mindanao, and one in Laguna.Then, on January ...
 
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The Department of Health released recommendations for travelers in light of the polio outbreak.
Less than a month after the Department of Health declared a polio oubreak last September 19, it has released an advisory recommending travelers of ALL ages who are planning a trip to the Philippines to get a single dose of the inactivated poliovirus ...
 
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Ed Geronia recalls his life before and after being infected with polio.
The resurgence of polio had made me ask my mother Linda, now 73, about the time when I was hospitalized a few days after my first birthday. I’ve heard her story a few times along with additional commentary from my late father. ...
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