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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Polio vaccination of travellers from Pakistan ‘ineffective’

The recently-introduced requirement that travellers from Pakistan be vaccinated against polio was not going to have the desired effect and drew away resources needed to eradicate the disease-causin... »
More on immunisation AND: public health/community medicinevaccinesviral diseases
Tuesday, May 6, 2014

How malaria defeats our drugs

In the war against malaria, one small corner of the globe has repeatedly turned the tide, rendering our best weapons moot and medicine on the brink of defeat. Ed Yong reports for Mosaic. »
More on immunisation AND: generic drugsgovernment health caremalariapublic health trainingrural health
New Delhi, Saturday, March 29, 2014

Pranab wants vigil maintained to prevent recurrence of polio

India being declared ‘polio-free’ by the World Health Organisation is a “landmark achievement” and it should now assist countries such as Pakistan, Nigeria and Afghanistan in their fight against t... »
More on immunisation AND: government health carevaccines
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