By: Vincent Aguilar, Isaac Garza, and Miguel Hernandez
polio is wanted for killing many innocent people.
Polio is an acute viral infectious disease that spreads from person to person, which usually enters the environment in the feces of someone who is infected. There is not a cure for polio yet, but you can prevent yourself from getting it. The best way to prevent polio is by vaccination, which as given as a shot called inactivated polio vaccine (IPV). Polio is mainly affected by children under 5 years of age. Afghanistan and Pakistan are the two countries mainly affected by Polio. Polios scientific name is Poliomyelitis. Polio enters the nervous system and then causes paralysis.