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Accommodation Ideas for Post-Polio Syndrome (PPS)

Polio (poliomyelitis) is a disorder caused by a viral infection (poliovirus) that can affect the whole body, including muscles and nerves. Severe cases may cause permanent paralysis or death. Polio occurs worldwide; however, no cases of polio have been reported in the United States in recent years (the last case of non-vaccine related polio acquired in the United States was in 1979). Just as symptoms may vary from person to person, so may the need for job accommodation.

Accommodation ideas for individuals with PPS:

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