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In 2009, Half the World’s Polio Cases Were in India: Today, There Are None

As of today, India has been polio-free for three years — but the virus is on its borders and could return at any time. Today India got a boost: Jan. 13 marks the country’s third year of being free of polio, the highly infectious disease that attacks the nervous system of children in particular and can paralyze within hours.
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India's Victory Against Polio

Today marks a significant achievement for the global polio eradication effort and children's health worldwide. India, long considered the most difficult place to end polio, celebrates three years since its last case of wild poliovirus. Help share this moving video story about the country's last polio hospital ward.
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WHO - Problem of Polio

Poliovirus Weekly Update 04-Dec-2013, World Health Organization. New wild polio cases reported in the past week for 2013: 8...
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Dr. Yong Junina Fadzil's interview on Inspire FM regarding Childhood Pneumococcal Disease

In this episode of Do You Know show, Kum Gheng speak to Dr. Yong Junina Fadzil, Consultant Paediatrician and Paediatric Cardiologist at Klinik Pakar Kanak-Kanak Junina on Childhood Pneumococcal Disease.
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APACI Media Bulletin - 3 December 2013

The following articles represent a selection of influenza related items collected from a range of media sources throughout the Asia-Pacific region, including print, online, television and radio.
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Polio: A Year in Review

In the first half of 2013, the polio eradication program saw a tremendous boost, with unprecedented donor support pledged at the Global Vaccine Summit in April and the launch of GPEI's comprehensive six-year Strategic Plan to bring us to the end of polio.
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A Show Of Solidarity

The YES to Pneumococcal Protection campaign, initiated by parent-led Parenting2u in partnership with the Malaysian Paediatric Association and Asian Strategic Alliance for Pneumococcal Prevention (ASAP).
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This World Polio Day

As we reflect on the status of polio eradication today, World Polio Day, we have reasons for both celebration and concern. Collectively, endemic countries have reduced case counts nearly 40% this year, bringing us closer to eradication than ever before.
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