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What does polio drops prevent children against ? Rotary wants us to take them.

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
5 doctors agree

In brief: Poliomyelitis

Polio vaccine allows the development of antibodies to poliomyelitis virus.
This disease is on its way to being eliminated world-wide due to use of the vaccine, which is highly effective. Recommend you take them.

In brief: Poliomyelitis

Polio vaccine allows the development of antibodies to poliomyelitis virus.
This disease is on its way to being eliminated world-wide due to use of the vaccine, which is highly effective. Recommend you take them.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: A Serious Infection

It prevents polio, an infection that can cause death from muscle paralysis of the chest muscles .
"the disease may cause permanant varying degrees of paralysis. Due to immunizations, it is almost eradicated worldwide , with pockets on africa and asia.

In brief: A Serious Infection

It prevents polio, an infection that can cause death from muscle paralysis of the chest muscles .
"the disease may cause permanant varying degrees of paralysis. Due to immunizations, it is almost eradicated worldwide , with pockets on africa and asia.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Against Polio

In USA we do not use oral drops which is a live vaccine but is still used in the rest of the world.
We use injectable polio vaccine and is given to children between the age of months and 6 years

In brief: Against Polio

In USA we do not use oral drops which is a live vaccine but is still used in the rest of the world.
We use injectable polio vaccine and is given to children between the age of months and 6 years
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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