#polio

  • Article: It Hurts But It Works! This Is What Vaccinations Look Like Around the World
    Health

    It Hurts But It Works! This Is What Vaccinations Look Like Around the World

    By Imogen Calderwood  and  Olivia Kestin|May 4, 2018

    Up to 3 million lives are saved every year by immunization. Read more

  • Article: Why You Should Never Skip Your Vaccines Again
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    Why You Should Never Skip Your Vaccines Again

    By Jackie Marchildon|April 24, 2018

    This World Immunization Week, here’s a reminder that vaccines are key in ensuring global health. Read more

  • Article: WTF Is Polio? 17 Facts About the Disease That We’re This Close to Eradicating
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    WTF Is Polio? 17 Facts About the Disease That We’re This Close to Eradicating

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 13, 2018

    How you can take action to help finally eradicate this terrible disease. Read more

  • Article: The First Case of Polio in 2018 Was Reported This Week in Afghanistan
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    The First Case of Polio in 2018 Was Reported This Week in Afghanistan

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 26, 2018

    Polio is 99.9% eradicated. Read more

  • Article: Here Are the 9 Biggest Global Health Moments From 2017
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    Here Are the 9 Biggest Global Health Moments From 2017

    By Jackie Marchildon|Dec. 11, 2017

    From funding for polio to developing an HIV vaccine, 2017 was a big year for global health. Read more

  • Article: It’s Official: The G7 Just Promised to Maintain Its Commitment to Eradicating Polio
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    It’s Official: The G7 Just Promised to Maintain Its Commitment to Eradicating Polio

    By Katie Dallas|Nov. 6, 2017

    Thanks to the collective cry of Global Citizens and our tireless partners. Read more

  • Article: This Circus is Helping to End Polio in Afghanistan
    Water & Sanitation

    This Circus is Helping to End Polio in Afghanistan

    By David Brand|Nov. 3, 2017

    Eight new cases of wild polio have been identified in Afghanistan just this year. Read more

  • Article: It’s World Polio Day: Here’s What the World Accomplished This Year
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    It’s World Polio Day: Here’s What the World Accomplished This Year

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 24, 2017

    We are so close to eradicating the second disease in history — but there is still work to be done. Read more