Sporadic cases of polio continue in Pakistan

The 8th case of polio this year was found in Bannu, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The latest case is a 10 month old child.

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Advice For Travellers

Efforts to eliminate polio in Pakistan continue, but vaccinating all children is very remote areas remains a challenge. Travellers in any country that reports cases of polio can reduce their risk of exposure to polio virus by ensuring that their childhood vaccinations, including polio, are up-to-date prior to travelling.

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