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Watch our World Polio Day livestream event By Rotary staff Polio is no longer the menace it once was in many parts of the world. But until it is eradicated everywhere, it is still a threat to people anywhere. To find out where we are at in … More info @ http://ift.tt/2gExwOz Automated post from […]

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 […]

Protecting girls around the 🌍 against #polio enables them to lead happier, healthier lives. Lets #Endpolio for all this #GirlChild day!

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