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September 1st is the beginning of the new OPN membership year.

Please renew your membership to OPN. Dues are only $10 a year.

The OPN year is from September 1, 2018 thru August 31, 2019. 

 

 

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Thank You to our 2017 Ohio Polio Network Donors

 

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In Memorial

 

 

 

 

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"A fallen leaf is nothing more
than a summer's wave good-bye."
-- Unknown
 

 

 

2018 Ohio Polio Conference Program

2018 Ohio Polio Network Conference Pictures

2018 OPN Conference Presentation Hallie Baker PhD

2018 Bernice Krumhansl Award - Alice Sporar

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Polio History Smithsonian Institution

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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.

 

The Late Effects of Polio Information for General Practitioners

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Information about Amazon Smile



 

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 Post Polio Support Group Meetings

  

 

October 13, 2018 Akron Post-Polio Support Group

 

October 15, 2018 Mid-Ohio Valley Post-Polio Support Group

 

November 10, 2018 Miami Valley Post-Polio Support Group

 

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 Ohio Polio Network Board Meeting

Monday, October 29, 2018 

1:00 PM via Skype

  

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 Links to Recent Articles

  

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A POLIO SURVEILLANCE OFFICER

 

Brandon artist Tecari Shuman: 'Colors are important to me'

 

Downey Doings: Rancho opens new hospital wing

 

Pam Tubbs, Navy captain-turned Norfolk Rotary president

 

Butterfield Award Scholarships To Three Students

 

Trailblazing TV reporter, disabilities advocate Pam Henry dies

 

Letter to Editor - Greater Anglia Trains Flirts with accessibility perfection

 

In Memory of Gloria A. Jones

 

Iron lung keeping woman alive for decades now one of last remaining in US

 

SWIM, Inc. at Sussex County YMCA looking to build on 10 years of success

 

World Health Organization Polio eradication information

 

Systemic atrophies primarily affecting the central nervous system G14- Postpolio syndrome

 

Warwick Rotarians hear of work helping survivors of Polio

 

Registration opens for Ohio Polio Network Conference

 

United Spinal Association Applauds Cap on Uber Licenses

 

70 years ago Girls' camp curtailed due to polio

 

Brian braced for a new lease on life

 

Amid the opioid crisis, some seriously ill people risk losing drugs they depend on

 

Helping people with disability

 

Surgery Gone Wrong: Doctor To Pay Rs 10 Lakh To Polio Patient For Operating On Wrong Foot

 

The modern fight against post-polio syndrome ramps up as sufferers fight misdiagnosis and rising costs

 

Still many miles ahead for Barry

 

Polio Survivors to hold 25th anniversary event in Tullamore

 

Kasich: Technology such as Milo can improve lives of developmentally disabled featuring Central Ohio Polio Network member Patti Ruble

 

Curb Cuts

 

Polio Comes Home Pleasure and Paralysis in Candy Land

 

 

Soldiers Place 230,000 US Flags at Arlington National Cemetery

 

In Memory of Frank J. Baughman

 

 

 

September event to highlight polio survivors

 

Local history: Polio epidemic claimed 13 lives in Tuscarawas County in 1927

 

Through polio and post polio, Walker stays strong

 

 

 

Respiratory and Sleep problems in Post-Polio

 

Welcome to The BreatheBB Forum for all people who can benefit from noninvasive ventilatory care

 

Dr. Bach's general information on Non-Invasive assessment and treatment for neuro-muscular issues regarding breathing

 

Dr. Bach, his bibliography/publications and 'precautions'

 

 

 

Wheelchair users in UK to be given enhanced rights for bus travel

 

"Living in polio's shadow" - Adelaide Advertiser

 

Joanne Sage's Handicap Van for Sale

 

In Memory of Joanne Sage - Our Tribute to a Fellow Polio Survivor and Good Friend

 

In Memory of Joanne Sage

 

 

Home Modifications - United Spinal Association

 

Funding for Disabled Veterans in need of Home Modifications

 

Grants for Home Modification: 16 Resources for Homeowners with Disabilities

 

 

More Links to Articles

 

 

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

 

POST POLIO NEWS ARCHIVE PAGE