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How Polio Spreads: Polio is spread through the oral-faecal route - पोलियो कैसे फैलता है: पोलियो मल या मुँह के रास्ते से फैलता है
How Polio Spreads: Polio is spread through the oral-faecal route
पोलियो कैसे फैलता है: पोलियो मल या मुँह के रास्ते से फैलता है


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HealthPhone: How Polio Spreads: Polio is spread through the oral-faecal route

पोलियो कैसे फैलता है: पोलियो मल या मुँह के रास्ते से फैलता है



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Know how polio infection spreads, its symptoms, and how children can be protected against it.

These videos focus on social and behaviour change communication and are made for individual and small group viewing, learning and discussion. They are designed to be used as interpersonal communication tools by communities and frontline workers in giving out important information to women and caregivers.

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Key Messages
  • Symptoms of polio include floppy limbs or the inability to move.

  • Poor hygiene and sanitation practices can spread polio including direct contact with infected stool. Therefore it is critical for you to properly dispose of all faecal matter into the latrine and wash your hands after defecating and disposal of excreta.

  • Polio immunization is most effective in protecting your child if 2 drops are given to her/him each time there is a Polio round in your area - up to age 5.
Discussions and Frequently Asked Questions

 Why does a child need Polio drops again if s/he already has gotten them before?

Key Response: Polio immunization is most effective in protecting your child if 2 drops are given to her/him EACH time there is a Polio round in your area - up to age 5.


 What does hygiene have to do with polio?

Key Response: Polio is a virus that enters the body through the mouth and multiplies in the stomach. It is spread by contact with infected stool. Therefore it is critical for you to properly dispose of all faecal matter and wash your hands every time.


 Is polio curable?

Key Response: There is no cure for polio, it can only be prevented. Polio vaccine, given multiple times, can protect a child for life.


HealthPhone: How Polio Spreads: Polio is spread through the oral-faecal route
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28 June, 2014

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