Post-Polio Health International's mission
is to enhance the lives and independence of
polio survivors and home ventilator users through
Education, Advocacy, Research and Networking.


This week at PHI ...

Polio survivors in Sierra Leone describe their Polio Challenge Association. PHI asked them to tell us more about the organization and their needs – please seeCan you help? Pass this request along.


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Polio Place

Explore the past, the present and help build a promising future for the world’s polio survivors.  

You are invited to learn by searching the major sections and sub-sections and to add your knowledge to help others. Visit often!


EDUCATION

 

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PHI's quarterly newsletter contains
current information about the late effects of polio, updates about post-polio related and neuromuscular respiratory research, as well as articles that offer practical and useful advice by experienced survivors and health care professionals. Available with Membership.

  Remember POLIO? Have you heard
about the LATE EFFECTS OF POLIO?
  Click for Post-Polio Health Care Considerations for Families and Friends Flowchart
  What is Post-Polio Syndrome?
  Ask Dr. Maynard
  Promoting Positive Solutions
by Rhoda Olkin, PhD and Stephanie T. Machell, PsyD
  and more ...

ADVOCACY

 
WE'RE STILL HERE! October 12-18, 2014 www.post-polio.orgHelp PHI Proclaim to the World!

Post-Polio Health International adopted WE’RE STILL HERE! in 2007 as the slogan for its annual awareness campaign. Contact info@post-polio.org for permission to use.

  See past activities.
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RESEARCH

 

PHI Announces 2014-15 Research Award

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NETWORKING

  Post-Polio Directory (free pdf, updated 8-18-14)
  Resources for support groups
  Post-polio conferences around the world
  Info available from Promoting Healthy Ideas: PHI’s 11th International Conference
  PHI Membership Memos (2009-2012)
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This site updated 9-25-14

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