Case study – Geraldine Murray

Geraldine, 65, from Alexandria in West Dunbartonshire, has the symptoms of Post Polio Syndrome.

She was diagnosed with polio in 1949, which affected her spine, legs and arms.

Geraldine spent a year in hospital and when released she had to sleep with splints on her arms and legs, and a plaster cast around her torso. She said: “I felt segregated at school as I was only allowed out for 10 minutes after the other children.


SPPN held its AGM on 5 October 2019

SPPN held its AGM on 5 October 2019 at the Stirling Court Hotel.  After the AGM and lunch, the members enjoyed a presentation by Alister Kinnear on managing the symptoms

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2019 SPPN AGM The AGM will be held on Saturday October 5th at the Stirling Court Hotel in Stirling. Papers will be sent out at the end of August. Special

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