World Polio Day - Take the quiz!
It's October 24 - world polio day!
We've published a lot of polio content over the years, so it seems like a great time to highlight some of our greatest hits "polio" edition.
- Watch this first-hand account of what it's like to survive polio, and have it affect your entire life.
- Polio is actually a lot more common than you might think! Polio is only a plane ride away. In fact, you might be surprised to learn that it wasn’t long ago that polio terrorized families across Canada.
- If we were to eradicate polio, the money we save is in the billions!
- It was the summer of 1916, before we knew what caused polio. It was a time when public areas would be shut down - even July 4th Independence Day celebrations - because people were afraid of polio. With a lack of understanding, people began to spread rumours about the cause of polio.