Breaking News! The Polio epidemic has spread to over 40,000 cases in the United States. The death toll is slowly continuing to rise because 5 out of every 10 patients are predicted to die. If you are experiencing fever, sore throat, headache, fatigue, back or neck pain, arm or leg pain, muscle weakness, loss of reflexes, severe muscle aches, loose and floppy limbs, then go see your doctor immediately!! Remember to stay indoors and was your hands!
I'm so sorry sir. You have polio...
I've had Polio for weeks now. The aching in my body has gotten so bad. I've tried home remedies but nothing works
He has polio EWWW
I'm not gonna lie, kid. It doesn't look good. In my professional opinion, I'd say you have about a week.
How's it look Doc?
I could've done more, I should've done more. My only family and now she's gone forever to Polio.
The Doctor ended up getting Polio after drinking the infected water bottle in scene 4. 50 years later, the Poliovirus has become almost nonexistent in the United States. Almost every child is vaccinated at an early age to prevent contraction of the disease.