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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

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 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, Islamist Paranoia 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

WHO: Israel's Polio Virus Came from Pakistan

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 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