Can arthritis be caused by polio?

Answer A person who had polio as a child may experience symptoms later in life known as post-polio syndrome; arthritis is one of the possible symptoms of post-polio syndrome. According to Easter Seals Dis... Read More »

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Can you catch polio from a polio vaccine?

There are two polio vaccines available. The polio shot, inactivated polio vaccine or IPV, will not cause polio. The live, oral polio vaccine, or OPV, results in 1 in 2.4 million contracting the dis... Read More »

How to Play Polio?

Are you bored? Want a new game to play? Well you don't need that much. Just somewhere outside!

Why is it hard to eradicate polio?

In general it is nearly impossible to completely eradicate a disease. Even the plague have been found in London as late as 1992 "Correct me if I'm wrong on the exact date" There is a lot of count... Read More »

How is polio vaccine produced?

The first effective polio vaccine was developed in 1952 by Jonas Salk at the University of Pittsburgh. The Salk vaccine, or inactivated poliovirus vaccine (IPV), is based on three wild, virulent re... Read More »