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Global health leaders plead for renewed investment in polio eradication

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As countries around the world begin rolling out COVID-19 vaccinations, many rely on a network of community health workers, labs, and surveillance that was put in place to combat polio. Diverting resources from one disease to fight another could have devastating impacts, experts warn.