My brush with polio
Lets join the fight #endpolio
Originally posted on Rotary Voices:
By Polly Hincks, polio survivor and member of the Rotary Club of West Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Polio is a mystery. In its time it brought terror. It indiscriminently struck with minor flu-like illness in one person, death to the person next door, paralysis of the muscles in a leg or shoulder, or a lifetime spent in an iron lung.
I met up with this evil bug in August 1951.
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