DVD’S, CD’S, AUDIO TAPES
DVD’S, CD’S, AUDIO TAPES
The Final Inch. Irene Taylor Brodsky (Director, Producer) Format: DVD. August, 2009
HBO documentary. Polio eradication in the last, most difficult and dangerous "final inches" of the planet; Run Time: 39 minutes.
American Experience. The Polio Crusade: Remembering Polio: April, 2009.!
PBS, DVD, Run Time: 60 minutes.
Post Polio syndromeShades of Grey: 2008. Mary-ann Liethof was a recipient of the 2007 Churchill Fellowship and in April/May 2008, she travelled to USA and Canada with a goal of identifying techniques to better manage the late effects of polio These video are from a 3 hours DVD of interviews with eminent North American Post Polio Specialists.
Remembering Polio. 2007. Canadian radio program revealing personal histories of polio survivors. A CD that you can listen to in your car or home.
Warm Springs, August, 2005, An HBO film about President Franklin D. Roosevelt,
starring Sir Kenneth Branagh, Cynthia Nixon, and Kathy Bates; Warm Springs is a riveting, deeply moving film about a lesser-known chapter in the life of Franklin Delano Roosevelt. DVD, Run Time: 120 minutes.
A Paralyzing Fear: The Story of Polio in America, February, 2005. Documentary
narrated by Olympia Dukakis, gives its viewer lots of information about polio, its history in this country, and the work that went into overcoming it. DVD, Run time.90 minute
Post polio syndrome: The Australian experience, 2005. [DVD]!
Collingwood: Polio Network & Paraquad.
Weil MD, Andrew. Feel Better, Live Longer. 2005. This 2-CD set includes Healthy
Breathing and Living Longer and Aging Gracefully.
Living, laughing and loving life. Dan Miller Presents, Yakima, WA 1999. DVD!
Features Dan Miller, an educator, who was stricken with polio but refused to let it
interfer with his dreams and goals in life. He demonstrated how he used humor in his position as an educator.
Green, Lila. Making Sense of Humor: How To Add Joy To Your Life. Listen & Live
Audio; abridged edition. 1996. Lila Green explains how humor helps us through
difficult times and makes good times even better. She teaches us to use humor to
enhance our communication, relieve stress and increase work performance and
A collection of Audio Cassettes are available to borrow. Many are tapes from
conferences and speeches made by prominent polio/post polio experts.
Guided Imagery/Affirmation tapes by Belleruth Naparstek are available for loan. They include topics such as General Wellness, Pain, Fatigue, Healthful Sleep, Weight Loss, Stress, Depression.