polio

1st polio case surfaces in New York after 10 years

eAwaz Health

NEW YORK – Health officials in the US said a youngster, who lives in Rockland County, reportedly contracted polio in New York, the first case in 10 years. He developed paralysis although he did not recently travel outside the country. He had a vaccine-derived strain of the virus, perhaps from someone who got live vaccine – available in other countries, …