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


  • Contaminated water
  • Contaminated water

Here are some examples of what the virus looks like

kids are most likely to get the virus