Tag: polio

Insanity: Colleges that require students to be vaccinated

Mostly unneeded and possibly dangerous When it made great sense to vaccinate Children. Children from Trinity Lutheran, York Center and Westmore schools eat cookies in Lombard, Ill., on April 28, 1954, after receiving their polio vaccine shots. The children were part of a test trial of the Salk polio vaccine with the DuPage County Health... Read more »

Update on Rotary's efforts to eradicate polio world-wide

Chicago Rotary Chapters are heavily involved Yesterday I described how the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is partnering with Rotary International to eradicate polio throughout the word. Here is a link to an ¬†Economist story providing more detail It’s an interesting piece on the difficulties of ending polio, even harder than eliminating smallpox. Rotary International,... Read more »
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