1. National incident declared over polio virus findings in London sewage  The Guardian
  2. UK on Alert After Polio Detected in Sewage  Gizmodo
  3. Police vaccine warning as virus detected for first time in 19 years  Gloucestershire Live
  4. Polio virus detected in London sewage samples: WHO, UK  TRT World
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UK Health Security Agency says evidence of limited community transmission of virus found in wastewaterUK Health Security Agency says evidence of limited community transmission of virus found in wastewater

National incident declared over polio virus findings in London sewage | Polio | The Guardian

Investigation underway to protect public, who are urged to ensure polio vaccines are up to date, especially parents of young children who may have missed an immunisation opportunity.Investigation underway to protect public, who are urged to ensure polio vaccines are up to date, especially parents of young children who may have missed an immunisation opportunity.

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The new cases in London raise urgent questions about how, and why, the UK is seeing evidence of transmission at all.The new cases in London raise urgent questions about how, and why, the UK is seeing evidence of transmission at all.

Polio: Detection of virus in London is a major blow - there are urgent questions on why it is being transmitted | UK News | Sky News

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Wastewater surveillance has detected “several” closely related vaccine-derived polioviruses in London sewage, suggesting there has been some person-to-person spread, health officials said.Wastewater surveillance has detected “several” closely related vaccine-derived polioviruses in London sewage, suggesting there has been some person-to-person spread, health officials said.

Wastewater surveillance detects 'likely' spread of vaccine-derived poliovirus in London

Leading Aberdeen Sir Hugh Pennington says there's "certainly" nothing to fear in the north and north-east after polio was found in London.Sewage samples in London have tested positive for polio - but a leading Aberdeen expert says there's "certainly" nothing to fear in the north and

Aberdeen expert says polio poses 'almost zero' risk to public

LONDON (Reuters) - Poliovirus has been detected in sewage samples in the British capital, the first sign since the 1980s that the virus could be spreading in the country, but no cases have been found, authorities said.LONDON (Reuters) - Poliovirus has been detected in sewage samples in the British capital, the first sign since the 1980s that the virus could be spreading in the country, but no cases have been found, authorities said.

Poliovirus found in London sewage, but risk of infection considered low | Reuters

Scientists have now discovered polio in several sewage samples collected from the London Beckton Sewage Treatment WorksScientists have now discovered polio in several sewage samples collected from the London Beckton Sewage Treatment Works

What is polio and what happened the last time there was an epidemic in the UK?

The virus can cause paralysis and even be fatalThe virus can cause paralysis and even be fatal

Police vaccine warning as virus detected for first time in 19 years - Gloucestershire Live

UK health authorities have called on parents to check their children's immunisation records.UK health authorities have called on parents to check their children's immunisation records.

Eight polio symptoms to spot after national incident of contagious virus declared - Daily Record

Dr. Mark Hamed, the medical for eight counties in Michigan, calls the polio detection...Dr. Mark Hamed, the medical for eight counties in Michigan, calls the polio detection...

Polio virus discovered in London in the UK sewage samples

GPs should opportunistically check that patients are up to date with polio vaccination, UKHSA said, after the virus was detected in sewage.GPs should opportunistically check that patients are up to date with polio vaccination, UKHSA said, after the virus was detected in sewage.

GPs urged to check patients' vaccination status after polio virus detected in UK - Pulse Today

A polio outbreak has been discovered in the UK for the first time since 1984 - find out what the virus is and how it can be treated.A polio outbreak has been discovered in the UK for the first time since 1984 - find out what the virus is and how it can be treated.

What is polio? Symptoms of the virus and how it spreads as traces found in London sewage - LBC

UK was declared polio-free in 2003 - Anadolu AgencyUK was declared polio-free in 2003 - Anadolu Agency

National incident declared in UK as polio detected in London sewage water

UK health officials found traces of poliovirus during a sewage inspection in London as UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) declared a national incident on Wednesday. The poliovirus were reportedly found in sewage samples between February and May, reports claimed and has been classified as 'vaccine-derived' poliovirus type 2 (VDPV2). Also Read: Singapore reports first recent case of monkeypox in a flight attendantNo human poliovirus cases have been detected in London as WHO noted that the virus has been isolated from environmental samples only while cautioning that it is a threat to children everywhere.

Polio virus traces found in London sewage as national incident declared - World News

Officials in the United Kingdom are investigating after they detected poliovirus in sewage samples from North and East London. Officials in the United Kingdom are investigating after they detected poliovirus in sewage samples from North and East London. 

Poliovirus detected in London sewage | FOX 56 News

Officials in the United Kingdom are investigating after they detected poliovirus in sewage samples from North and East London. 

Poliovirus detected in London sewage | FOX 56 News

Poliovirus found in London sewage, but risk of contraction 'low' - CGTN

The UK Health Security Agency has declared a national incident after traces of the polio virus were found in samples from Beckton Sewage Treatment Works in London after a routine checkThe UK Health Security Agency has declared a national incident after traces of the polio virus were found in samples from Beckton Sewage Treatment Works in London after a routine check

Highly-contagious polio spreading in UK for first time in years in 'national incident' - Daily Star

Health officials in Britain are warning parents to make sure their children have been vaccinated against polio.Health officials in Britain are warning parents to make sure their children have been vaccinated against polio.

Polio virus found in UK sewage samples

UK health officials said Wednesday that "several" polioviruses were found in sewage samples between February and May. The find is raising concern that polioHealth officials say several polioviruses were found in London in recent months, but say "the risk to the public overall is extremely low."

UK health officials find rare polio virus in London sewage, and warn it may have spread to a few people in the city | Business Insider India

Scientists have now discovered polio in several sewage samples collected from the London Beckton Sewage Treatment WorksScientists have now discovered polio in several sewage samples collected from the London Beckton Sewage Treatment Works

What is polio and what happened the last time there was an epidemic in the UK? | The Independent

POLIO is a rare yet serious infection that is easily spread through coughing and sneezing. While a vaccine is widely available in the UK, the virus which causes the infection can still spread if you are not up to date with your vaccinations. So what are the symptoms of Polio?POLIO is a rare yet serious infection that is easily spread through coughing and sneezing. While a vaccine is widely available in the UK, the virus which causes the infection can still spread if you are not up to date with your vaccinations. So what are the symptoms of Polio?

Polio symptoms: 'Flu-like' side effects could be a sign of polio infection | Express.co.uk

POLIO is spreading in the UK for the first time in decades, officials claim.Health bosses urged Brits to check their children's jabs are up to date afPOLIO is spreading in the UK for the first time in decades, officials claim. Health bosses urged Brits to check their children’s jabs are up to date after picking up signs of the virus being …

First outbreak of highly infectious polio detected in UK since 1984 - the 6 signs to know | The US Sun

Health chiefs are scrambling to identify where the poliovirus is circulating, with the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) today declaring an 'national incident' after it was detected in sewage works in LondonHealth chiefs are scrambling to identify where the poliovirus is circulating, with the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) today declaring an 'national incident' after it was detected in sewage works in London

Polio will paralyse unvaccinated child if allowed to spread in UK, expert warns - Mirror Online

Vaccine-derived poliovirus spreads with poor hygiene, sanitation, and low vaccination.Vaccine-derived poliovirus spreads with poor hygiene, sanitation, and low vaccination.

Poliovirus may be spreading in London; virus detected in sewage for months | Ars Technica

Vaccine-derived poliovirus spreads with poor hygiene, sanitation, and low vaccination.Vaccine-derived poliovirus spreads with poor hygiene, sanitation, and low vaccination.

Poliovirus may be spreading in London; virus detected in sewage for months | Ars Technica

Polio is a rare disabling and life-threatening disease caused by the poliovirus, which spreads easily from infected peoplePolio is a rare disabling and life-threatening disease caused by the poliovirus, which spreads easily from infected people

What is polio? Symptoms of the disease, how it spreads and the vaccine explained as virus found in the UK

UK health officials are warning families to check children are fully vaccinatedUK health officials are warning families to check children are fully vaccinated

Polio spreading in Britain for first time since 70s as 'national incident' declared - families urged to check children are vaccinated - Manchester Evening News

Polio symptoms usually last up to 10 days Polio symptoms usually last up to 10 days

Polio symptoms explained - and how to check your vaccine status | NationalWorld

Britain was proclaimed polio-free in 2003—but now community transmission of the virus has been detected in London wastewater.Britain was proclaimed polio-free in 2003—but now community transmission of the virus has been detected in London wastewater.

U.K. Declares National Incident After Polio Virus Spreads for First Time in 40 Years

People are being urged to ensure their polio vaccines are up to date.People are being urged to ensure their polio vaccines are up to date.

What is polio virus? Symptom, how the disease spreads and more amid national incident | South Wales Guardian

Poliovirus has been detected in London sewage, according to the U.K. Health Security Agency (UKHSA). The samples were collected in northern and eastern London.Poliovirus has been detected in London sewage, according to the U.K. Health Security Agency (UKHSA). The samples were collected in northern and eastern London.

London sewage samples contain poliovirus, officials say | Fox News

The UK Health Security Agency has confirmed that several samples of poliovirus found in sewage are genetically linked, suggesting that it comes from an extended family.The UK Health Security Agency has confirmed that several samples of poliovirus found in sewage are genetically linked, suggesting that it comes from an extended family.

Breaking: Traces Of Polio Virus Detected In London Sewage Sparks National Alert | IFLScience

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A strain of poliovirus that can sometimes cause paralysis has cropped up in the sewers of London and may be spreading among closely-linked individuals in the north and east regions of the city, the U.The detected strain can sometimes cause severe disease.

Poliovirus detected in London sewage, UK officials warn | Live Science

The UK Heath Security Agency (UKHSA), working with the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), has found poliovirus in sewage samples collected from the London Beckton Sewage Treatment Works. As part of routine surveillance, it is normal for 1 to 3 ‘vaccine-like’ polioviruses to be detected each year in UK sewage samples but these […]

London: Poliovirus detected in sewage - Outbreak News Today

By Zahid Mahmood, CNN UK health officials are urging people who may not be up to date on their polio shots to get vaccinated after poliovirus was found during routine surveillance of London sewage samples. Investigations are underway after several closely related viruses were found in sewage samples from the Beckton Sewage Treatment Works taken

Poliovirus identified in London sewage, says UK health agency - ABC17NEWS

A national incident has been declared by the UK Health Security Agency after traces of polio virus were found during a routine sewage check .A national incident has been declared by the UK Health Security Agency after traces of polio virus were found during a routine sewage check .

Polio vaccination: Parents should ensure NHS vaccinations are up to date | Dudley News

London residents are shedding the type 2 poliovirus strain in their fecesLondon residents are shedding the type 2 poliovirus strain in their feces

East and North London Sewage Contains Poliovirus — Vax Before Travel

UK Health Security Agency initiates epidemiological investigation to protect public, who are urged to ensure polio vaccines are up to date, especiallyUK Health Security Agency initiates epidemiological investigation to protect public, who are urged to ensure polio vaccines are up to date, especially

Poliovirus Detected in London Sewage: Response Measures Emphasize Wastewater Surveillance and Vaccination Gaps - Global Biodefense

The UK has declared a “national incident” after fragments of a debilitating disease, long thought essentially eliminated, re-emerged in sewage samples.<p>The UK has declared a &ldquo;national incident&rdquo; after fragments of a debilitating disease, long thought essentially eliminated, re-emerged in sewage samples. </p>

UK declares ’national incident’ after polio detected in sewage samples | news.com.au — Australia’s leading news site

A NATIONAL incident has been declared after traces of polio virus were found during a routine sewage check.A NATIONAL incident has been declared after traces of polio virus were found during a routine sewage check.

Polio virus detection in London sparks national incident in UK – what we know | Peeblesshire News

The UK is considered by the World Health Organization to be polio-free.The UK is considered by the World Health Organization to be polio-free.

National incident declared after health officials find traces of polio virus in sewage in London - STV News

The UK Heath Security Agency (UKHSA), working with the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), has found poliovirus in sewage samplesThe UK Heath Security Agency (UKHSA), working with the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), has found poliovirus in sewage samples

Detection of the poliovirus in sewage from North and East London

UK Health Security Agency says evidence of limited community transmission of virus found in London wastewater.UK Health Security Agency says evidence of limited community transmission of virus found in London wastewater.

Polio outbreak found in UK as national incident declared - Birmingham Live