6/28/2010

APPROVAL OF THE EXISTENCE OF THE POST POLIO SYNDROME IN MEXICO

APPROVAL OF THE EXISTENCE OF THE POST POLIO SYNDROME IN MEXICO


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THE 2ND NATIONAL SYMPOSIUM OF POST POLIO SYNDROME ( PPS )
APPROVAL OF THE EXISTENCE OF THE POST POLIO SYNDROME IN MEXICO

Objective: To raise awareness among medical, paramedical , Therapists signs and symptoms to establish 
a diagnosis and Post Polio Syndrome difference . (SPP ) and provide " quality of life for patients".
Target : physicians. About 350-500 are expected of doctors.Free admission

Headquarters: Auditorium XXI Century Academy of Medicine. Avenida Cuauhtémoc No. 330 ,  of
 the Congress Unit of the "Medical Center Siglo XXI.

Date : July 28 , at 8:00 pm.

What is Post Polio?
Post Polio Syndrome ( PPS ) is a condition that affects polio survivors 15 to 30 years later the recovery of an 
initial acute attack of poliomyelitis virus . The SPP is mainly characterized by new muscle weakness had been
 affected by polio infection and in muscles that seemingly were not affected. Symptoms include slowly progressive
 neuromuscular weakness , fatigue ( both generalized and muscular ) and progressive muscular atrophy.
Due to working with Mexico and it's Disabiltiy Organization CONADIS as well as the Secretary of Health this very 
important and large Symposium is late in getting out to the PPS organizations anddoctors. Please help us spread
 the word! If you know someone else that would like to have this information please forward it! 
Thank your for you help, this is so important to the world of PPS.








Liliana Marasco Garrido
Founder President
Post Polio Survivor
Asociación Post Polio Litaff, A.C_APPLAC
TEL /Fax 55742926



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