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POLIO GROUP FORMED

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The Easter Society of Utah has formed a support group for the estimated 25 percent of polio survivors who are now experiencing post-polio syndrome.

The first meeting of the group will be April 21 at 10 a.m. in the Salt Lake City Library, Rose Park Branch, 1185 W. 1000 North.Leslie Heywood, community services director for the Easter Seals Society, said the purpose of the support group is to exchange information, ideas and resources; foster self help; receive knowledge from health professionals and educate others about the syndrome.

People unable to attend the meeting can be added to the society's mailing list by calling 531-0522.