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By Robert On Saturday, October 19th, 2013
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A look at the global polio situation: Horn of Africa outbreak, the three remaining endemic countries

As of this writing, there has been 296 polio cases reported globally–99 cases from the three remaining endemic countries and 197 from the current Horn of Africa outbreak. Image/Rotary International To discuss More...

By Robert On Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Somalia polio outbreak rises to 25, accounts for one-third of global cases

The polio (wild poliovirus type 1 (WPV1)) outbreak in the horn of Africa nation of Somalia has grown to 25 cases since the first case in six years was reported back in April, according to data from the Global Polio More...

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