The best way to prevent polio is for all children to be fully vaccinated on time. The inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) protects against polio.
Fact sheet with general information about polio, including symptoms, complications, tests, and treatment.
- Polio Vaccination: What Everyone Should Know
Basic information about polio from the CDC.
- Polio VIS
CDC Vaccine Information Statement (VIS); includes a description of the disease, who should get the vaccine and when, who should not be vaccinated, and potential side effects.