Diagnosis and Treatment of PPS (19)

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One recent discovery I've made is that I've apparently been deficient in the mineral magnesium for some time (possibly most of my life). It…

Started by Dan Hicks

2 Mar 31, 2017
Reply by Dan Hicks

Any Similar Reports?

On day In the Summer of 1951 I woke up with the "Mother Of All Headaches".  After three or four days of terrible pain, I was taken to the d…

Started by Wil MacKinney

5 May 11, 2013
Reply by Dan Hicks

Trigger fingers

I called my doctor to see what was wrong with my hands from helping me to get up and down. He told me that i was going to have to have two…

Started by ritchie norman

2 May 1, 2013
Reply by ritchie norman

Doctor Needed

Can anyone suggest a doctor within a couple hours of the central coast (CA) empathetic to post polio and ss disability. I am desiring to st…

Started by Sarah Sue Haller

0 Jun 7, 2012

Regrowth of sprouts

A friend was asking me the other day about the effects of polio.  During the explanation, I mentioned that early on that the nerves grew "s…

Started by Ted Granger

5 Apr 11, 2012
Reply by Cheryl Stanton

Post polio response to anesthesia

I am having surgery in May and need advice on questions to ask the anesthesiologist. The surgery is for removal of a carcinoid tumor of the…

Started by Dolores Diane Radcliffe

2 Apr 10, 2012
Reply by Dan Hicks

An email I sent to a well known polio support organization.

Dear ****, I spoke to you by phone a few months back regarding polio-support groups in my area. You were willing to try and help me but due…


4 Mar 27, 2012
Reply by Nancy Nye

Hyper-Parathyroidism Surgery

I've been recently diagnosed with Hyper-Parathyroidism. I need surgery to correct it, and I'm wondering if anyone else has had this operati…

Started by Stan Bidlack

0 Nov 21, 2011

Hope or False Hope-----OPEN Discussion

From: abufflogal@yahoo.comSent: 7/23/2011 5:38:45 P.M. Central Daylight TimeSubj: Human Skin Cells Converted Into Neurons   Human Skin Ce…

Started by Daniel L. (Dan) Middlebrooks

2 Jul 30, 2011
Reply by Sue S.

A need to locate reliable and knowledable Doctors and Clinics for PPS & treatment of post-polio.

I live in Fort Pierce Florida, I was affected by polio from the waist down at age 3 yrs and 9 months. I am now 55 and having muscle and joi…


3 Feb 18, 2011
Reply by Barbara Gratzke



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