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Polio
Jonas Salk

Weekend Reader: ‘Jonas Salk: A Life’

Jonas Salk: A Life is the first complete biography of the scientist who defeated polio.

June 14, 2015

Film Review: When There Was No Vaccine

A brief look at our history reveals why vaccination is so important today.

February 6, 2015

Mysterious Polio-Like Illnesses Reported In Some Children

By Eryn Brown, Los Angeles Times A small number of children in California have come down with polio-like illnesses since 2012 — suffering paralysis in one or more limbs and other symptoms — and physicians and public health officials do not yet know why. A virus may play a role, said Dr. Carol Glaser, leader […]

February 24, 2014