Ring Vaccination Research Paper

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People tend to gather in large populaces, categorized under headings of families, streets, suburbs, cities and countries. Now to join the list ‘Herd’, a label in which scientists use when looking at the human populace and disease spread.

To date, there is only one case at which an entire disease being eradicated, eliminated worldwide. In 1966-1980, a global smallpox eradication program went underway, and with the help of the countries worldwide it was successfully eradicated.
This was done by “Ring vaccination”, meaning that anyone who could have been exposed to a smallpox patient was tracked down and vaccinated as quickly as possible.

Herd Immunity is the idea to determine whether vaccinating of a significant portion of a population (or
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