Rabbi Firer: My Grandkids are Getting Immunized

Minister of Health gets esteemed health expert's recommendation for immunization drive.Gil Ronen, 8/25/2013, 4:35 PM

Polio Virus Continuing to Spread

Samples of the polio virus found in northern Israel. Health Minister to parents: Vaccinate your children!Elad Benari, 8/21/2013, 12:15 AM

Health Ministry Answers Questions on Polio Vaccine

Anti-polio operation spreads to entire country, with parents asked to bring young children in to get the oral vaccine.Maayana Miskin, 8/18/2013, 9:00 AM

No Plans to Inoculate Adults, Says Health Minister

Min. German says children make up over 95 percent of those carrying the polio virus.Gil Ronen, 8/10/2013, 10:04 PM

Anti-Polio Operation to be Expanded to All of Israel

The Ministry of Health has decided that the operation to vaccinate children against the polio virus will be expanded to all of Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/9/2013, 9:53 PM

Anti-Polio Op. Faces Vaccine Fears

Mass immunization may be slowed as activist groups argue vaccines are dangerous.Maayana Miskin, 8/9/2013, 11:15 AM

Minister: Polio Vaccine Op Running Just Fine So Far

Health Minister Yael German praised the Israeli public for not panicking in the wake of a major operation to administer polio inoculationsDavid Lev, 8/5/2013, 9:38 PM

Polio Vaccinations Begin Monday: Islamist Paranoia is Blamed

A stupid decision in Nigeria appears to have revived the disease in the Muslim world. It then reportedly arrived in Israel from Pakistan.Gil Ronen, 8/4/2013, 10:20 PM

Israel's Polio Virus Came from Pakistan, Says WHO Physician

Tests show that polio virus affecting southern Israel traveled here from Pakistan. Israel to embark on emergency inoculation program.Gil Ronen, 7/31/2013, 9:45 AM

Health Ministry to Inoculate 200,000 Negev Kids Against Polio

The Health Ministry is poised to inoculate 200,000 children against polio immediately - and has plans to protect an additional 300,000.David Lev, 7/31/2013, 12:14 AM