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Double vaccines for polio could free world of disease

22nd August 2014

Research suggests using polio oral vaccine along with additional injection boosts immunity.

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The World Health Organisation says the findings were 'truly historic'.

The disease is spread through contaminated faeces and can cause death.

Fighting polio has been one of the biggest success stories in global health.


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Article Information

Title: Double vaccines for polio could free world of disease
Author: Martine Hamilton
Article Id: 25958
Date Added: 22nd Aug 2014

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