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Home, In Memorial, and Akron, Miami Valley and Mid-Ohio Valley PPSG pages updated June 22 2017.

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In Memorial

 

April 25, 1954 Massive Polio Vaccine Trial Begins in U.S.

April 12, 1955 Polio Vaccine Results Announced

April 12, 1955 From the Brink of Scientific Failure

 

 

 

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HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY, JULY 4, 2017
 

Independence Day History

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Whatever Happened to Polio

 

Post-Polio Health International

Polio Place

Help us add to Polio Place: PHI is inviting you to send "Essays" about your polio experience for consideration of our new additional site - Polio Place. See examples at polioplace.org, Living with Polio, Relationships, Essays. If you have questions,

contact director@post-polio.org.

 

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 Post Polio Support Group Meetings

  

 

June 28, 2017 Miami Valley Post-Polio Support Group

 

July 8, 2017 Akron Post-Polio Support Group

 

July 10, 2017 Mid-Ohio Valley Post-Polio Support Group

 

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Ohio Polio Network Board Meeting

Skype (audio only)

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

7:00 PM

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 Links to Recent Articles

  

Personal best beats polio

 

Chronic Illness Symptoms Study

 

The effects of a home-based arm ergometry exercise programme on physical fitness, fatigue and activity in Polio survivors

 

In Memory of Robert Schray (1935 - 2017)

 

After surviving polio, Nashville woman now helps others

 

Polio survivor donates books to medical centres

 

ROTARY CLUB NEWS: 'Aunt Sally' had it

 

Post-polio misdiagnosed, misunderstood, survivors say

 

Extreme Pain From Post-Polio Syndrome!

 

Sandwich poet Nick Matthews donates £500 Nationwide cash to Age Concern

 

Triple-figure birthday 'sort of crept up' on family

 

World Health Assembly 70: A Spectator's Guide To Program/Budget, Election, Polio Transition

 

Medical team can assist in choosing equipment

 

Polio Vaccine Pioneer Dies

 

Honor Dr. Julius Youngner by helping people who had polio

 

Julius Youngner, Pitt polio pioneer, dies at 96

 

Bay Cliff Health Camp Post Polio Wellness Retreat

 

The Benefits of Having Friends with Similar Disabilities

 

Diagnosing Post-Polio Syndrome in the Elderly, a Case Report

 

Polio: Health organisations call for final push to eradicate highly contagious disease

 

Madeline Adinolfe, 67, defied the odds and lived life to fullest

 

Polio survivor group talks of legacy and a new battle

 

Polio's misunderstood legacy: Facts about post-polio syndrome

 

Mayo Clinic Post-Polio Syndrome

 

Polio survivors fight for proper treatment of post-polio syndrome

 

How To Exercise If You Are Living With Post Polio Syndrome

 

His wife stared down polio, now she's waiting to see what else life has in store: Phillip Morris

 

Polio brings a lifetime of challenges

 

The Warm Springs Story: Legacy & Legend

 

PolioToday.Org Tell Your Story

 

University of Pittsburgh Human Engineering Research Laboratories: Research Study Recruitment

 

Polio Australia: What are the late effects of polio?

Mayo Clinic: Post-Polio Syndrome

British Polio: Polio & Post Polio Syndrome (PPS)

 

Upcoming Clinical Trial PPS

 

 

Tom House Presentation The healthy nervous system and the nervous system after an acute Polio illness with the after effects and the Post Polio Syndrome (PPS)(Video)

 

Access to Medical Care For Individuals With Mobility Disabilities

 

Polio Australia's July 2014 Polio Oz News

The End Of Polio Sign the Petition

 

 

PPS Internet Resources Updated 01/01/2017

NINDS Motor Neuron Diseases Information Page

 

How to File an ADA Complaint with the U.S. Department of Justice

Guide to the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) Standards

Guide to the ABA (Architectural Barriers Act)Standards

 

Network of Care For Seniors and People with Disabilities

 

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