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Home,  Akron and Miami Valley PPSG,  Board of Directors, Resources, Memorial pages updated August 5, 2022

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The OPN year is from September 1, 2021 thru August 31, 2022. 

 

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Polio History Smithsonian Institution

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Whatever Happened to Polio

 

Post-Polio Health International

 

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Post-Polio Health International Resource Locator

       

Polio Place

 

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A Polio Survivor's Guide: Funding Resources for Medical & Adaptive Resources

 

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Post-Polio Health International Videos Youtube page

 

Spinal Cord Gray Matter Atrophy in Post-Polio Syndrome Tied to Functional Decline - Clinical Trial published in the European Journal of Neurology

 

Rare Disease Database - Post Polio Syndrome

 

The Late Effects of Polio Information for General Practitioners

 

 

MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital Post-Polio Program

 

TIRR Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Rehabilitaion and Research - Post-Polio Syndrome page

 

The International Rehabilitation Center for Polio at Spaulding Framingham MA

 

Clinical Trials Post-Polio Syndrome

 

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 Post Polio Support Group Meetings

  

Mid-Ohio Valley Post-Polio Support Group Update 09/16/2021

 

Akron Post-Polio Support Group Meeting 08/13/2022

 

Miami Valley Post-Polio Support Group Meeting 08/20/2022

 

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 Ohio Polio Network Board Meeting

Friday, August 19, 2022

1:00 PM

Zoom Meeting

 

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 Links to Recent Articles

  

New York Health Department says hundreds of people may be infected with polio virus

 

How Polio Circulated Silently in the US Before It Paralysed a New York Man

 

About PPS (British Polio.org)

 

GUIDES FOR HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS (British Polio.org)

 

Why Polio, Once Nearly Eradicated, Is Rebounding

 

This year the Ohio State Fair will be more accessible and inclusive than ever before

 

New York resident infected with polio, marking 1st US case in a decade (livescience)

 

New York adult diagnosed with polio, first US case in nearly a decade (CNN)

 

In Memory of Doris M. Gnepper

 

In Memory of Charles Humerickhouse

 

In Memory of Larry Lee Young Sr.

 

The worst postcodes for childhood vaccinations - UK

 

'Get the vaccine!' Polio survivor lost arm control 60 years after initial infection

 

Lincoln man paralysed by polio in his 20s urges vaccination take-up

 

Businessman paralysed by polio as a boy says its return to the UK sent shivers down his spine

 

Poliovirus in London wastewater: Is it a cause for concern?

 

The discovery of the polio virus in Britain proves we can never let our guard down

 

Polio's lasting legacy: 'They crossed roads to avoid us'

 

Polio Cases

 

In Memory of Norma Jean Adams

 

Polio victim becomes role model in fight against climate change

 

Polio survivors reflect on pandemic as they receive COVID-19 vaccine

 

Beneficial Effect of Medical Cannabis in the Treatment of a Pharmacoresistant Nausea Associated with a Somatoform Disorder in a Patient with Post-Polio Syndrome

 

The need for speed: polio outbreak response

 

Tandem cycling team cross the Nullarbor help eradicate polio

 

Polio again 30 years later..!? Shocking...

 

The enigma of post-acute infection syndromes

 

Post-polio syndrome a challenge for former Baraga village resident

 

When "Lean on me" becomes essential to survival

 

A local musician in The Gambia builds trust in the polio vaccine with the rhythm of his drums

 

In Memory of Larry Pritchard

 

Rotary recognizes polio activist

 

Post-polio syndrome (PPS)

 

 

 

More Links to Articles - Post-Polio News Archive

 

The Warm Springs Story: Legacy & Legend

 

University of Pittsburgh Human Engineering Research Laboratories: Research Study Recruitment

 

Polio Australia: What are the late effects of polio?

Mayo Clinic: Post-Polio Syndrome

 

 

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)

 

Polio Australia's 2020 Polio Oz News

 

 

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

 

POST POLIO NEWS ARCHIVE PAGE