PolioToday.org has been created to raise awareness of post-polio syndrome (PPS), a condition that affects 40-50 percent of polio survivors.
I am getting some VERY SEVERE muscle spasms in my right hip. This is of the sudden "electric shock" variety, only these are more like electrocution -- when one hits I almost fall down, and one could…Continue
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
I have a problem with curiosity and I have one question that entered my mind about 20 years ago, and that was "what is the longetivity of a person who has had polio?" I knew it had to depend on the…Continue
Hi,First timer here - has anyone used one of these? I'm having a lot of ankle and foot problems. I have PPS doctor to ask about this product. It sounds good, but ever the skeptic.....Continue