Rotary wins Best Nonprofit Act for polio eradication work Rotary’s commitment to eradicating polio worldwide won Best Nonprofit Act in the Hero Awards of the One Billion Acts of Peace campaign, an international global citizens’ movement to tackle the world’s most important issues.  More info @ https://ift.tt/2IIphdm Automated post from Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group […]

Time to UNITE – for results A couple of days ago I was talking with the Chair of the Scottish Post Polio Network. During our chat the subject of specialist care for polio Survivors not just in Scotland but all over Europe rai… More info @ https://ift.tt/2KNSfZI Automated post from Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group […]

Super heroes wear different capes.

Hubie, The World’s Strongest Man! THE WORLD’S STRONGEST MAN When most people hear this phrase, they might automatically think of a younger Arnold Schwarzenegger, or Sylves… More info @ https://ift.tt/2KX9vg0 Automated post from Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group (RAG) – https://ift.tt/2cY37pC May 13, 2018 at 06:04AM

New hope for those with disabilities.

Rotorua hosts fitting of life-changing braces by Marmaduke Loke Rotorua’s QE Health is hosting the fitting of life-changing braces for five people. More info @ https://ift.tt/2jUd2zz Automated post from Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group (RAG) – https://ift.tt/2cY37pC May 13, 2018 at 05:48AM

UC San Diego to salvage the “lost” audio recordings of polio vaccine pioneer Jonas Salk The university has found an expert to digitize 170 hours of recordings that cover period from the development of the vaccine to the creation of the Salk Institute in La Jolla. More info @ https://ift.tt/2ws8CJh Automated post from Polio Survivors […]

Be thankful you were born after the smallpox vaccine The anniversary of smallpox eradication is a good time for some vaccine appreciation. More info @ https://ift.tt/2K71DaI Automated post from Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group (RAG) – https://ift.tt/2cY37pC May 09, 2018 at 05:35AM

A world free of polio? You bet! The question was an obvious one, but it had to be asked: when do you realistically foresee a world free of polio? More info @ https://ift.tt/2rr98Cd Automated post from Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group (RAG) – https://ift.tt/2cY37pC May 07, 2018 at 07:22PM

This athlete conquered poverty, racism, and polio in order to became an Olympian Wilma Rudolph went on to become an international sports icon after winning three gold medals in 1960 More info @ https://ift.tt/2wfzZWZ Automated post from Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group (RAG) – https://ift.tt/2cY37pC May 04, 2018 at 08:52PM

End Polio Now Why are these Rotary members in the fight to #endpolio for good? It’s personal: https://endpol.io/2vYM4zp More info @ https://ift.tt/2I1yhNp Automated post from Polio Survivors Rotarian Action Group (RAG) – https://ift.tt/2cY37pC May 01, 2018 at 05:58AM