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Resource Articles
by Friends and Members of the PPRG


Basics


A Primer for Post-Polio by Judith K. Pipher (1997)
"10 Commandments" of PPS by Dr. Richard Bruno (1999)


Breathing Issues


Iron Lung Users Face Crisis: Loss of Parts and Maintenance by Judith Pipher and Michael Odle (2005)

Post-Polio Breathing Problems by Gail Generau (July 2000)

Experiences Adapting To BiPAP+Mask Technology by David Ronfeldt (2000)


Faith and PPS

Strengthening Our Spirituality by Fr. Robert Ronald, SJ


Falling/Walking

Footwear for People with Post-Polio Syndrome by Dennis Janisse (June 1999)

Fit to Be Tied by Judith K. Pipher (1998) 

"Falling" Experience
by Sister Susan Staff (1997)


General Interest

Steps Taken to Ensure New Security Requirements Preserve and Respect the Civil Rights of People with Disabilities
by Marcie Roth of National Council on Independent Living (November 2001)

Famous People Who Had Polio by Jann Hartman & Michael Odle (January 2001)


Research

Stem Cell Research by Michael Odle (links to PPS and stem cell sites)


Social Security Help

T'N'T Tips and Techniques for Treating PPS: Applying for Social Security Disability
by Dr. Richard Bruno (February 2002)


 

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