New cases of polio reported from Khyber Pakthunkhwa area in Pakistan

Health officials have reported 15 new cases of polio in the 1st three months in the Khyber Pakthunkhwa territory.

Travellers in these areas can reduce their risk of exposure to polio virus by ensuring that their childhood vaccinations, including polio, are up-to-date prior to travelling.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of Polio.

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