#End Polio

  • Article: This Couple Have Been Married for Over 40 Years After Meeting as Toddlers on a Polio Ward

    This Couple Have Been Married for Over 40 Years After Meeting as Toddlers on a Polio Ward

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 18, 2019

    They have just one regret about contracting the disease. Read more

  • Article: Australian Politicians Unite to Champion One Last Push to End Polio
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    Australian Politicians Unite to Champion One Last Push to End Polio

    By Madeleine Keck|Oct. 18, 2019

    Polio, once one of the world’s most feared diseases, is now 99% eradicated. Read more

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

    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: 6 Things We Want to See in 2018 — But We’re Going to Need Your Help
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    6 Things We Want to See in 2018 — But We’re Going to Need Your Help

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 21, 2017

    Want a sneak 2018 preview? Let's do this! Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Pledged to Immunise up to 45 Million Children Against Polio
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    The UK Just Pledged to Immunise up to 45 Million Children Against Polio

    By Paul Abernethy  and  Katie Dallas|Aug. 4, 2017

    Over 481,000 actions by Global Citizens helped make this happen. Read more

  • Article: This Paralyzing Disease Holds Girls Back, But We Can Stop It

    This Paralyzing Disease Holds Girls Back, But We Can Stop It

    By Meghan Werft|CHIME FOR CHANGE|March 16, 2017

    Polio doesn't discriminate, at first. Read more

  • Article: UK Scientists Just Made a Major Breakthrough With the Polio Vaccine

    UK Scientists Just Made a Major Breakthrough With the Polio Vaccine

    By James O'Hare|Feb. 2, 2017

    With this latest innovation, we may finally eradicate polio for good. Read more

  • Article: We Urgently Need to Eradicate Polio, So Why Are Rich Countries Waiting to Act?

    We Urgently Need to Eradicate Polio, So Why Are Rich Countries Waiting to Act?

    By Paul Abernethy|Oct. 24, 2016

    Just over two months ago, a tragedy happened that probably didn’t make it onto your newsfeed. Read more