lest any man spoil you through philosophy and vain deceit, after the tradition of men,
after the rudiments of the world, and not after Christ. (Colossians 2:8).
Why This Page?
My own story of the disability to
recovery to disability rollercoaster ride with polio and Post Polio Syndrome. By Dick
Definition of Post Polio
A nice short and concise layman's definition of Post Polio syndrome. Written by
An outstanding primer and "required reading" for those interested in knowing
more about PPS. Written by Dr. Lauro S. Halstead
(a polio survivor) and published in Scientific American,
Polio Survivors are
Medicine's Lost Generation
A fine article addressing the ongoing problems Polio survivors and PPS patients
face today. Written by Dan Moffett
distributed/published by Cox News Service.
Syndrome, Fact Sheet
Post-Polio Syndrome. (Fact Sheet) Index: What is post-polio syndrome? What causes PPS? How
is PPS diagnosed? How is PPS treated? What is the role of...
PolioToday.org is published by the Salk Institute
for Biological Studies. This website is designed to raise awareness of
post-polio syndrome and to be a resource for polio survivors.
Post-Polio Health International's mission is to enhance the lives and
independence of polio survivors and home ventilator users through education, advocacy,
research and networking.
International Post Polio Support Org
A Non-Profit Organization, created to assist persons experiencing Post
Polio syndrome. This is a site maintained for the purposes of education, communication,
and as a forum to meet other PPS people around the world.
The Lincolnshire Post-Polio Library
The late effects of Polio. Information For Health Care Providers. Charlotte Leboeuf. This
is an incredibly comprehensive resource for you and your health care provider.
Professional Edition. Lincolnshire
Post-Polio Network. For your Physician.
POLIO SURVIVOR SUPPORT AND CARE:
International Post Polio Support Org - is a Non-Profit
Organization, created to assist persons experiencing Post Polio syndrome. This is a site
maintained for the purposes of education, communication, and as a forum to meet other PPS
people around the world.
Polio Awareness & Support Society
Post Polio Awareness &Support Society. Our Mission. The Post Polio Awareness &
Support Society of British Columbia was formed to provide a Support Network.
Mobility International, Inc. is a leader and an innovator in the development
of mobility aids for people with a wide range of walking difficulties. Since 1968, Amigo
has improved the quality of life for over 70,000 people in 40 countries around the world.