Tag: Polio

  • Polio Immunization Information

    Polio Vaccine

    Polio is eradicated in the United States, but children are still routinely immunized with the Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) or combination vaccines against the poliomyelitis virus. What is the polio...

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    Kinrix Vaccine

    Kinrix is an immunization against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, and polio. It is given in a single shot to children between 4 and 6 years old. Kinrix can be used as...

  • Polio Vaccine

    Polio is an infectious disease caused by a virus. Most people have no symptoms, but 1% suffer permanent paralysis, weakness, or death. The Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) eradicated polio in...