Polio

New vaccine in push to eradicate polio

More than 150 countries have begun switching to a different polio vaccine - an important milestone towards polio eradication, health campaigners say.

July 22, 2022
July 22, 2022
USA

After being polio-free since 1979, US reports first case

An unvaccinated young adult from New York recently contracted polio, the first US case in nearly a decade, health officials said Thursday.

April 17, 2016
April 17, 2016

New vaccine in push to eradicate polio

More than 150 countries have begun switching to a different polio vaccine - an important milestone towards polio eradication, health campaigners say.