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30 Polio Slogans and Quotes

Poliomyelitis, generally known as Polio is a disease caused by a virus called Poliovirus. It is caused through the fecal-oral route. It is mainly found in rural areas as people defecate in open area.

World Polio Day is observed on 24 october annually to fight against poliomyelitis. Poliovirus vaccine are provide in every possible area for free of cost to eradicate polio as soon as possible.

World Immunization Week is organised every year in the last week of April. National Immunization Day campaign are held to give vaccine to every child under the age of 5. The health workers and volunteers go from house to house to provide the service.

Polio awareness week is celebrated from 6-12 of August annually. Its main goal is to raise awareness regarding polio and minimise the cases of polio.

Following are the polio mellitus quotes and slogans:

Polio Slogans

“Prevent Birth Defect.”

“Stop Polio, Vaccinate.”

“Get A Drop, Stop The Strop.”

Spare The Children, Give The Vaccine.

“Do Boondh Zindgi Ki. (Hindi)”

“Kick Polio Out Of Africa.”

“Spare The Children, Give The Vaccine.”

“Now More Than Ever : Stop Polio Forever”

Also see: Health Quotes and Slogans


30 Quotes about Poliomyelitis

“My fear is that if we don’t take remedial steps to control polio in the tribal areas, we will be faced with international sanctions.” » Mamnoon Hussain

Prevent Birth Defect.

“When I was about 9, I had polio, and people were very frightened for their children, so you tended to be isolated. I was paralyzed for a while, so I watched television.” » Francis Ford Coppola

“My father contracted polio on a troop train in Korea.” » David Alan Grier

“Nature is that lovely lady to whom we owe polio, leprosy, smallpox, syphilis, tuberculosis, cancer.”

“When I was a child, there were not that many vaccines. I was vaccinated for polio. I actually got measles as a child. I got pertussis, whooping cough. I remember that very well.” » Anthony Fauci

“In Jamaica, we eradicated polio many years ago, but there are a lot of kids suffering in Africa still.” » Ziggy Marley

Get A Drop, Stop The Strop.

“Humans have always used our intelligence and creativity to improve our existence. After all, we invented the wheel, discovered how to make fire, invented the printing press and found a vaccine for polio.” » Naveen Jain

“Americans spend more money on Botox, face lifts and tummy tucks than on the age-old scourges of polio, small pox and malaria.” » Victor Davis Hanson

“I am more connected to the world of the imagination, but you don’t have to have polio to do that.” » Ben Lewin

“Polio’s pretty special because once you get an eradication, you no longer have to spend money on it; it’s just there as a gift for the rest of time.” » Bill Gates

“If you give us a safe vaccine, we’ll use it. It shouldn’t be polio versus autism.” » Jenny McCarthy

“Ninety percent of the cases of polio are in security-vulnerable areas.” » Bill Gates

Do Boondh Zindgi Ki. Hindi polio Slogan

“Anybody who is 25 or 30 years old has physical scars from all sorts of things, from tuberculosis to polio. It’s the same with the mind.”

“I consider myself incredibly lucky to live and work in places like Canada and the U.S. where polio no longer threatens to rob the livelihoods of innocent children. As a young woman, I stand behind the women around the globe who are leading the charge against polio and working relentlessly to achieve a polio-free world.” » Ksenia Solo

“I had a series of childhood illnesses; scarlet fever, pneumonia, polio. I walked with braces until I was at least nine years old. My life wasn’t like the average person who grew up and decided to enter the world of sports.” » Wilma Rudolph

“I am the daughter of Nigerian immigrants. My mother is a survivor of both polio and of the Igbo genocide during her country’s civil war in the late 1960s.” » Uzo Aduba

“If you think dope is for kicks and for thrills, you’re out of your mind. There are more kicks to be had in a good case of paralytic polio or by living in an iron lung.” » Billie Holiday

“I had a heartbreaking experience when I was 9. I always wanted to be a guard. The most wonderful girl in the world was a guard. When I got polio and then went back to school, they made me a guard. A teacher took away my guard button.” » Francis Ford Coppola

Stop Polio, Vaccinate.

“We are ever on the threshold of new journeys and new discoveries. Can you imagine the excitement of the Wright brothers on the morning of that first flight? The anticipation of Jonas Salk as he analyzed the data that demonstrated a way to prevent polio?” » Joseph B. Wirthlin

“We’ve actually eliminated Type II polio in the world, at least as far as we can tell.” » Seth Berkley

“Childhood vaccines are one of the great triumphs of modern medicine. Indeed, parents whose children are vaccinated no longer have to worry about their child’s death or disability from whooping cough, polio, diphtheria, hepatitis, or a host of other infections.” » Ezekiel Emanuel

“There are cases where government-to-government aid actually has worked. Look at the eradication of smallpox and the near eradication of polio. But these are really top down solutions that require government-to-government support and aid.” » Jacqueline Novogratz

“Having children made us look differently at all these things that we take for granted, like taking your child to get a vaccine against measles or polio.” » Melinda Gates

“I went to several different grade schools all over the West Coast. I got polio when I was 8 and spent eight months in the hospital and a rehab clinic in Seattle.” » Dennis Washington

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“Because I could dance, my folks went through hell so I could be in movies. But I didn’t dance in pictures. I cried! At one point I had polio, which I believe was a result of the stress I felt in the studios.” » David Holt

“I had polio when I was 13. I started feeling stiff, my joints ached, and over a two-week period I lost my coordination and 20 pounds.” » Jack Nicklaus

“My mother is a fighter. After she battled polio and learned to walk again, the doctors told her she would be a cripple her entire life. Instead of accepting defeat, she refused this fate and went on to become the West African Women’s Singles tennis champion in college.” » Uzo Aduba

“There are very few issues that lie specifically in one region now. Polio in Syria doesn’t affect Syria alone. I don’t think any issue can ever be isolated into local politics these days, because we all know too much.” » Cate Blanchett

“I don’t think there is any philosophy that suggests having polio is a good thing.” » Bill Gates