First Polio-Like Illness Confirmed In MichiganOfficials say Michigan has its first confirmed case this year of a mysterious paralyzing illness called acute flaccid myelitis.
Polio-Like Illness In Michigan: Things To KnowThe CDC has confirmed at least 62 cases of acute flaccid myelitis, a polio-like illness that strikes children, in 22 states.
155 Cases Of Polio-Like Illness Now Under InvestigationThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Monday that there are 155 patients under investigation this year for acute flaccid myelitis, a condition that that can cause paralysis and mostly affects children.
Illinois, Colorado, Washington Report Cases Of Polio-Like Illness In ChildrenThe Illinois Department of Public Health is investigating nine recent cases of acute flaccid myelitis, also called AFM, according to a statement Wednesday.
The 'Chicken and Egg' Reason Why Polio Outbreaks Still Happen If polio is near extinction, why do outbreaks still pop up in places where the disease was thought to be long gone? The answer is complicated.
Polio Returns To Venezuela 30 Years After Last Known Case, Report SaysA deadly and highly infectious disease that was thought to be eradicated has returned to Venezuela.
MSU Researchers On Mission To Eradicate PolioUsing a $384,000 World Health Organization grant, researchers will design a health communication plan urging people in Nigeria to get the polio vaccine.
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