Polio: Should We Be Concerned?

Stockpiles of  chemical weapons in  Syria  in the midst of civil unrest and outbreaks of poliomyelitis, raise  concerns of not only   importation of  the poliovirus in Europe, the US and other Nations previous eradicated but  also of biological terrorism.   Can poliovirus be used as a biological weapon of terror?  Yes, I think so…

Polio: Should We Be Concerned?


Author: Angela Grant

Angela Grant is a medical doctor. For 22 years, she practiced emergency medicine and internal medicine. She studied for one year at Harvard T. H Chan School Of Public Health. She writes about culture, race, and health.

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