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Home, In Memorial, and Akron, Miami Valley and Mid-Ohio Valley PPSG pages updated September 10, 2017.

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

The OPN year is from September 1, 2017 thru August 31, 2018. 

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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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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.

 

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Thank You to our 2016 Ohio Polio Network Donors

 

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 Post Polio Support Group Meetings

  

 

September 18, 2017 Mid-Ohio Valley Post-Polio Support Group

 

October 14, 2017 Akron Post-Polio Support Group

 

November 11, 2017 Miami Valley Post-Polio Support Group

 

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Annual Membership Meeting - Information

 

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Annual OPN Membership Meeting

Westerville Public Library

Saturday, September 23, 2017

12:00 PM - 3 PM

 

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 Links to Recent Articles

  

In Memory of Kathleen Boris

 

Seated dance class has Sunshine Coast seniors in a spin

 

America the Beautiful - National Parks & Federal Recreational Lands Annual Pass

 

Polio's painful aftermath: Group reaches out with information and support for survivors as they age

 

Polio victim helps others

 

Wheelchair bound grandfather's charity swim

 

Polio survivor takes to the track

 

Grants for Home Modification: 16 Resources for Homeowners with Disabilities

 

Mid Ohio Valley Post Polio Group

 

Sales Tax Holidays

 

Post-Polio Care Past, Present, and Future Conference

 

Hastings woman Fran Henke, who contracted polio at 3, says anti vaxxers could create another epidemic

 

How Dallas dealt polio a massive blow by vaccinating 900,000 people in two days

 

Disability Rights and Responsibilities for Commercial Landlords

 

Italian wheelchair hopes to bring users freedom

 

Occupational Therapy Presentation (PDF) by Carrie Stutler at the Mid-Ohio Valley PPSG Meeting

 

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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