PolioToday.org has been created to raise awareness of post-polio syndrome (PPS), a condition that affects 40-50 percent of polio survivors.
I'm a "mildly affected" PPSer who has up to this point not used any orthotics. (In fact, I don't have a "polio doc" of any kind.)It's getting to the point, though, where I could probably use an AFO…Continue
On February 19, 2012, I noticed the beginnings of numbness in my right foot. Weaknesswas evident in both legs later that day so I could not use a walker as I had been. Thenumbness traveled up my…Continue