Rotary gives $49.5 million to help eradicate polio EVANSTON, Ill. (Oct. 17, 2017) — With just 11 confirmed polio cases so far in 2017, the world is on the brink of eradicating polio, a vaccine-preventable disease that once paralyzed hundreds of thousands of children each year. More info @ http://ift.tt/2yrJhMP Automated post from Polio Survivors […]

‘Light hearted’ look at polio AUTHOR Fran Henke realised the need for a book outlining the latest expert advice for polio survivors after attending a conference in Sydney last year. “Experts from around the world were speaking on the main areas of concern for us and I wanted to get that new information to the […]

Join us online for World Polio Day 2017 You don’t have to buy a plane ticket to participate in this year’s World Polio Day festivities at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s facility in downtown Seattle, Washington, USA. You can watch the event live on 24 October at 14:30 Seattle time (UTC-7) for an update […]

Oct. 12, 1928: Iron Lung, Savior to a Generation The iron lung arrives just as there’s a spike in poliomyelitis cases, a disease that could affect its victim’s ability to breathe normally. Talk about good timing. More info @ http://ift.tt/2gg4AMX Automated post from Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group (RAG) – http://ift.tt/2cY37pC October 12, 2017 at […]

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Empowering girls – before, during, and after crises There are 1.1 billion girls in the world, and every one of them deserves equal opportunities for a better future. Every 10 minutes, somewhere in the world, a… More info @ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QYhw_TXSAL0 Automated post from Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group (RAG) – http://ift.tt/2cY37pC October 11, 2017 at […]

Polio survivors perceptions of a multi-disciplinary rehabilitation programme. – PubMed – NCBI Disabil Rehabil. 2017 Oct 3:1-8. doi: 10.1080/09638288.2017.1381184. [Epub ahead of print] More info @ http://ift.tt/2ya6e9O Automated post from Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group (RAG) – http://ift.tt/2cY37pC October 11, 2017 at 04:23AM

End Polio Now There are four easy ways for you to get involved in World Polio Day on 24 October. Take part – http://bit.ly/2j6MRIs More info @ http://ift.tt/2yVd7Z5 Automated post from Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group (RAG) – http://ift.tt/2cY37pC October 09, 2017 at 08:37PM

Mental health focus of Polio Day event Survivors will come together to learn more about fostering good mental health. More info @ http://ift.tt/2hWtmlK Automated post from Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group (RAG) – http://ift.tt/2cY37pC October 06, 2017 at 08:26PM

15 Things We all Must Know about People in Wheelchairs. I had so many questions, but I didn’t ask due to fear of embarrassing him or myself. Due to not asking hot guy in a wheelchair what the prop More info @ http://ift.tt/2xklAJg Automated post from Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group (RAG) – http://ift.tt/2cY37pC October […]

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