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Busting the myths around OPV

Busting the myths around OPV

I believe I live in a wonderful society, it’s so diverse and tolerant; anyone can get up and say whatever they want and as long as it isn’t blasphemy, people would listen to it. 1,167 more words


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Herd Immunity: How and Why

When I make of list of reasons why public health conspiracies exist, it goes like this

  1. Psychedelic mushrooms or Marijuana (depending on personal preference, I don’t judge)
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Herd Immunity


Cancer has touched all of our lives and I hope that in the next two years we will make strides to make it a thing of the past. 187 more words

I will present my paper “The Cold War Polio Epidemic: Select Integration in the Time of Jim Crow” on 3/28/15 at the North Carolina State University History Graduate Conference. 465 more words

African American History

Polio Eradication: India’s success.

India saw its last Polio case on 13 Jan 2011. It was hyperendemic until early 1990s. There were about 500 to 1000 children getting paralyzed everyday in India. 295 more words


STOPping Polio WIth Melis

STOPping Polio with Melis on National Immunisation Day (NID) in South Sudan

For a National Immunisation Day (NID) it was an unusually late start to the day compared with other countries I have done these campaigns and also considering the daily temperature in Juba, South Sudan almost always peaks above 40°C. 879 more words