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SD Union-Tribune Publishes PPS Story! Any thoughts?

In case you missed it, the San Diego Union-Tribune ran a story on PPS on Monday with comments from members of Read the stor…

Started by Mauricio in Connecting

5 Nov 29, 2009
Reply by Gladys Swensrud

Welcome new members!

Welcome to! We've had a big surge of new members over this Thanksgiving weekend, and I want to welcome each and every one of…

Started by L1z H1ncks in Connecting

1 Nov 29, 2009
Reply by Gladys Swensrud


I talked to Gladys this morning and told her I was having terrible GERD and asthma, she asked if I had listened to the Conference tape yet.…

Started by Shari Fiksdal in Diagnosis and Treatment of PPS

4 Nov 28, 2009
Reply by Shari Fiksdal

Diagnosis and Treatment of PPS

Please share your story of how you were diagnosed with PPS and what treatments you are undergoing.

Started by Michael S in Diagnosis and Treatment of PPS

12 Nov 24, 2009
Reply by Stella Newall

Cold Feet

I constantly have to deal with cold feet, even in the summer. Starting in the fall, I wear ToastieToes feet warmers, which are pads that st…

Started by Jane Knox in Symptoms

13 Nov 24, 2009
Reply by Sue S.

Swollen Feet

Some one asked about swollen feet a while back, The WA Postpolio magazine arrived yesterday and swollen feet are mentioned as very common w…

Started by Stella Newall in Connecting

1 Nov 23, 2009
Reply by Cheryl Stanton

Information about a ROCKING BED and its use.

I had member of our support group ask abour the use of a rocking bed. I know they have been used to help with respitory issues, but Ican no…

Started by Leslie D. Smith in Connecting

0 Nov 19, 2009
Reply by Gladys Swensrud

finding the good doctor

I was on this site a couple of weeks ago and I linked to a gentleman who is an MD and has PPS and his interview spoke about using stem cell…

Started by Paulette Britton in Diagnosis and Treatment of PPS

1 Nov 19, 2009
Reply by L1z H1ncks

Freebies for Polio Survivors

Did you know that: You can get a discount on your utility bills. A free California fishing license. Help paying your property taxes. Free t…

Started by Rick E. Kneeshaw, M.A. in Connecting

3 Nov 19, 2009
Reply by Rick E. Kneeshaw, M.A.

High C-Reactive Protein levels?

I was informed that polios can have high CRP levels. Is this true? Mine is measuring around 7.9 when the norm is 3. Can anyone enlighten me…

Started by Marilyn Salisbury in Connecting

4 Nov 18, 2009
Reply by Paulette Britton



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