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Many local children exempt from vaccinations

...before attending school, children must be vaccinated against a variety of diseases.Those diseases include measles, mumps, polio, varicella (chickenpox), hepatitis A and B, diphtheria, pertussis and tetanus. However, any of the district's nearly...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-09/many-local-children-exempt-from-vacc
News

...world" through his music. Haden died in July at age 76 after strugging with complications from post-polio syndrome, related to the polio he contracted in his youth when he performed with his family's country band on their radio show from...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-01-14-0
Arts & Entertainment

...suggests a one-two punch could help battle polio in some of the world's most remote and...who've already swallowed drops of an oral polio vaccine greatly boosted their immunity...play a major role in completing the job of polio eradication once and for all," said Dr...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2014-08-23-1
Community
Cinco de Mayo Salsa helps make a Polio free world...

...heard live music and had a lot of delicious fun with the contest!" she added. Funds raised went to the final eradication of polio worldwide and to the literacy projects sponsored by the club. "We'd like to thank all those who contributed to the silent...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2012-05-16/cinco-de-mayo-salsa-helps-make-a
Dispatch

...jihad are responsible for the outbreak of polio in the rebel-controlled north.Last...United Nations health agency confirmed 10 polio cases in northeast Syria, the first confirmed...lab results on another 12 cases showing polio symptoms.Minister of Social Affairs Kindah...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-11-03-7
News
Raffle proceeds will benefit community

...literacy project in Guatemala. They also enable us to fund our contribution to the Rotary Foundation Polio Plus program for the eradication of Polio worldwide. The winner of the raffle was Karlene Mueller, and the winning ticket was sold by Rotarian...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2013-08-22/raffle-proceeds-will-bene
Letters
Life in the Pedestrian Lane: The wading pool

...shouted from the big pool. The summer idyll was disrupted by a polio scare in the mid-40s. The entire country suffered. One summer...barrier fence to get a better look for the ones in the deep end.Polio has long since been eliminated as the summer scourge, but has...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2014-10-17/life-in-the-pedestrian-lane-the
Community

...contrast, FDR, after a promising start in public service, was robbed of the ability to outrun his demons: He was stricken with polio at age 39 and then compelled to face and defy this affliction which he did with a public smile of confidence, as told in Part...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-09-10
Arts & Entertainment
Health officials: Take sickness seriously

...is under control and seeing a doctor if they develop a respiratory infection and asthma worsens.For more information about EV-D68, visit http://www.cdc.gov/non-polio-enterovirus/outbreaks/EV-D68-outbreaks.html.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-10-07/health-officials-take-sickness-serio
News
Kenai River Rotarian returns from India

...been aware of Rotary's goal to eliminate Polio worldwide since 1985, and when I retired...from suffering or dying from a life with Polio was just amazing and still gives me goose...took up the challenge to totally eradicate polio from the face of the earth, more than...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/040710/dis_603100158.shtml
Dispatch

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