In a regular clinic, these vaccines are costly and you need to pay cash upfront for them. However, through our travel clinic, we can bill insurance directly and save you money upfront.

What is Polio?

Polio is a disease which causes nerve damage and the paralysis of the muscles that are used for talking, breathing, eating, and walking. It spreads through drinking water and eating food that has been contaminated with the virus. It can also be spread between people in close contact. This vaccination is covered by OHIP.

What are the symptoms?

The symptoms of Polio are:

  • Sore throat
  • Fever
  • Fatigue
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Headache
  • Stomach pain