10 months IN THE KNOW: Polio in the Philippines Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines has been declared polio-free since October 2000. It is, however, currently at high risk for poliovirus transmission, the Department of Health (DOH) has said. Polio is a fatal and disabling disease caused by poliovirus, which is transmitted when there is poor environmental sanitation and hygiene. The disease can result in […] The post IN THE KNOW: Polio in the Philippines appeared first on Inquirer News. ... more