Honors for polio eradication

The pursuit of the goal to eradicate (only) the second disease from our globe, continues.

Rotary has honored Theresa May, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom with the Polio Eradication Champion Award.

Rotary recognizes UK Prime Minister Theresa May with polio champion award

December 4 – adding the comments from our Facebook post:

A reader writes:
I’m old enough to remember and experience the deverstation (stet) of polio… Picture theatres closed.. As were swimming pool.. No sport allowed.. Iron lungs.. Kids in your class.. 3 from one family my parents were very strict with our hygiene.. And many still do not believe in vaccination.

See the conversation on our Facebook page