Polio (Poliomyelitis)

A paralyzing desies

the effects of the polio virus are

  • Fever
  • Sore throat
  • Headache
  • Vomiting
  • Fatigue
  • Back pain or stiffness
  • Neck pain or stiffness
  • Pain or stiffness in the arms or legs
  • Muscle weakness or tenderness
  • Meningitis
  • paralysis (depending on where you get it)

polio is a vary hard to see and kill viris

it is vary possible to survive polio. but you will be paralyzed in the once infected area for the rest of your life

Transmition

  • Contaminated water
  • Contaminated water

Here are some examples of what the virus looks like

kids are most likely to get the virus