Does St. Jude still warn folks about visiting if they have been recently vaccinated?
You may have heard of the Polio Pioneers, the kids who got Jonas Salk‘s original inactivated polio vaccine in 1954. They were part of a large clinical trial, getting either the polio shot or a saline placebo, and helped prove that the vaccine was safe and effective. Do You Remember Sabin Sundays? Of course, that …
We can’t stop vaccinating against polio until it has been eradicated.
The benefits of getting vaccinated against polio clearly outweigh the risks.