PolioToday.org has been created to raise awareness of post-polio syndrome (PPS), a condition that affects 40-50 percent of polio survivors.


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I promised I would let you know how my experiment turned out 8 Replies

Post Polio Syndrome robbed me of my enjoyment in life until I began taking this supplement.  As I promised, I am giving you the information about the product I found that has given me back more…Continue

Started by Dolores Sieg in Connecting. Last reply by Larry La Penta Oct 3.

Portable power wheel chairs? 7 Replies

Does anyone have the portable Wheelchair88 or the Smart Chair and do you like it, pro's and con's please?Continue

Started by Barbara Ann Loska in Connecting. Last reply by Jerry Sep 25.

stance control KAFO 5 Replies

hello,i am considering a stance control KAFO to replace a regular KAFO.  has anyone done this?  and if so, what pros/cons did you experience?thank you,thomasContinue

Started by thomas m blastic in Connecting. Last reply by Mary Antone Aug 22.

Lipitor 5 Replies

I have to start taking Lipitor for high cholesterol and the Dr. told me to watch for the side effects of muscle weakness, fatigue etc. I have that already with PPS. How would I know.Has anyone had…Continue

Started by Gretchen Winchester in Connecting. Last reply by Dan Hicks Jul 6.

Multiple Sclerosis

Has anyone out there been so "fortunate" as to get MS on top of their post-polio symptoms?  I recall reading way back when that some "experts" felt that MS was a bit more common in PPS folks than in…Continue

Started by Dan Hicks in Connecting Jun 30.

Sore neck musscles 14 Replies

sore neck muscles, sometimes just one side from ear down into into shoulder, with the muscles in the neck being the most painful. Has anyone else had such an issue? They are very sore to the touch.Continue

Started by shari Johnston in Symptoms. Last reply by Martha Lillard Jun 25.



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