November 12, 2021

Vax Facts Friday 11.12.21

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Q: Which disease prompted the call for a collection of dimes from those in the United States?

A. Polio
B. Measles
C. Rubella
D. Hepatitis





The correct answer is A. Polio
The organization began as the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis and used the March of Dimes as a fundraising campaign, which asked each child in America to donate a dime to help develop a vaccine against polio. The organization officially changed its name in 1976.

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