By Kevin Casas and Jake Bergin
Infection and Vaccine
The polio vaccine is given to children to prevent infection from the virus. There are two types of the vaccine, the inactivated poliovirus vaccine (IPV) and the oral poliovirus vaccine (OPV). OPV is used still used throughout the world, but IPV has been used in the USA since 2000.
Incubation and Symptoms
Inflammation of the meninges that causes fever, headache, sensitivity to light, and muscles rigidness.
A feeling of pins and needles done by pressure on or damage to peripheral nerves.
Man has a machine on him allowing him to breathe.