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India Is Polio-Free After 3 Years Of No New Cases

AP | MANIK BANERJEE | Posted 03.27.2014 | Impact

SHAHPARA, India (AP) — The scourge of polio ends in India with a lively 4-year-old girl, Rukhsar Khatoon, who became ill as a baby after her parents...

Ending Polio In India Gives Us Hope That We Can Cure Other Vicious Diseases

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.25.2014 | Impact

India is officially on course to defeat polio, giving health advocates renewed hope that they can put an end to other preventable diseases. Just f...

Meet Ruksa, 3 Years Old And India's Last Polio Victim

Posted 01.16.2013 | Impact

Three-year-old Ruksa Khatun is a typical toddler in many ways. She’s new to walking, and stumbles when she tries. But Khatun’s struggle unique....