June 18, 2013 BY Maggie Carter
A polio outbreak has emerged in Somalia and Kenya and the risk of spread—even to neighboring countries—is very high, as many children remain unimmunized. Together, we can make a difference...
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June 17, 2013 BY Holly Pavlika
Today is my birthday. I’m at the age where I don’t want to have them anymore, but it struck me this morning how lucky I am to have one to celebrate. Around the world the world, many children won’t reach their 5th birthday, let alone the number I’m at...
June 7, 2013 BY Gitanjli (Tanya) Arora MD, DTMH
On family trips to India as a young girl, I remember seeing kids by the roadside who looked just like me, unable to walk or play because they had been afflicted by polio. Globally, one in every five children do not have access to vaccines, and it is just a twist of fate that separated my life from the lives of those children...