Eradicating Polio Would Eradicate So Much Tragedy
TEXT BY DR. MATSHIDISO MOETI
PHOTO BY AJ JOHNSON
In February in the outskirts of Malawi’s capital, Lilongwe, just beyond where paved roads transition to dirt, an undiagnosed polio infection paralyzed a three-year-old girl. From one day to the next, the child’s life was changed forever.