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Father Fortin describes Flenriette's condition as infantile paralysis even though there is nothing infantile about the disease.
1938: FDR founds the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis, known today as the March of Dimes.
1957: Elvis Presley donated thousands of teddy bears to the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis
From 1953-1955, as a consultant to the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis, Dublin served as the medical field director helping test Salk's experimental polio vaccine.
International Committee for the Study of Infantile Paralysis.
What with the publicity roused by Warm Springs and the March of Dimes and the parental panic caused by infantile paralysis, every sane voter knew that America's president was crippled by polio.
The fight was spearheaded by organizations such as the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis, created by President Franklin Roosevelt, himself a polio victim.
The research was funded by the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis, today known as the March of Dimes.
Amy has infantile paralysis, later to be known as poliomyelitis, or polio, a disease no one really understands at the time.
Through support by the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis (known today as the March of Dimes), Thomas Francis Jr.
The authors present a well-researched, compelling, chronological account of Roosevelt's strategic responses to keep him politically viable after the onset of infantile paralysis due to polio.

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