Polio Basics - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Polio Basics

The best way to prevent polio is for all children to be fully vaccinated on time. The inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) protects against polio.

  • Polio
    Fact sheet with general information about polio, including symptoms, complications, tests, and treatment.
  • Polio Vaccine: What You Need to Know
    CDC Vaccine Information Statement (VIS) posted by the Immunization Action Coalition; includes a description of the disease, who should get the vaccine and when, who should not be vaccinated, and potential side effects.

 

Updated Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 01:16PM