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Posts tagged “polio epidemic


Animals being used as part of medical therapy; ca. 1956.


Patients in Iron Lungs during a polio epidemic, ca. 1952.

M3oSmjlAnd this is why you should vaccinate your kids. We didn’t spend all that time, money, and suffering developing a vaccine, for you to decide doctors don’t know what they’re talking about.

(Figurative you, not actually you.)