Epidemiology can be all about geography—and that’s especially true when it comes to polio. If you live in the U.S., where polio was eradicated in 1979, the specter of the disease has faded almost entirely, though pockets of infections can occur among the unvaccinated. 783 more words
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For most places in the world, the sight of children in leg calipers has been relegated to the pages of history. The paralysing effects of the poliovirus have become a thing of the past. 181 more words
Susan Schoenberger created a masterpiece when she wrote THE VIRTUES OF OXYGEN.
There isn’t any better sentence with which to start a review of her newly released novel. 421 more words