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Polio

How many people die from polio each year?

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January 01, 2009 7:01PM

None die from polio. sorry, not true...many old cases of polio

proved to cause paralysis, obviously. But if it spreads to the

respiratory muscles, it can, in fact, kill you. This was when the

iron lung was designed. I have no idea how many people die each

year, but they do.


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