Experts Weigh in on Israel's Polio Vaccination Campaign

A large number of children have been vaccinated with the oral polio vaccine since the Health Ministry kicked off its campaign, but here are some answers for those who have hesitated to bring their kids in.

Some 500,000 children were vaccinated with an oral polio vaccine in the first week and a half of the Health Ministry's Two Drops campaign launched August 18. This number is impressive by all accounts, being close to 40 percent of the total number of children supposed to receive the vaccines.