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A ward of polio victims, incarcerated inside "iron lungs" in 1950s America. Many are children, their lungs paralysed, unable to breathe unaided. Thanks to vaccination, no-one has caught polio in the UK since the 1980s.
Roald Dahl with his beloved daughter, Olivia, who died, aged 7, from measles. He wrote:
“'Are you feeling all right?' I asked her.
'I feel all sleepy,' she said.
In an hour, she was unconscious.
In twelve hours she was dead."
In the last decade, the new HPV vaccine has caused an astonishing 90% fall in rates of pre-cancerous cells in vaccinated young women.
A horrific disease, now eradicated, thanks to vaccination. Its mortality rate was 30% - and even higher in babies. Survivors had extensive skin scarring. Many were left blind.