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Patient Education Articles

The following links take you to patient-friendly information provided by neurologychannel, a physician-monitored resource:

Conditions:

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Support Organizations

The following links are provided and monitored by Healthcommunities.com, the publisher of neurologychannel:

Healthcommunities.com, Inc., the publisher of neurologychannel, does not endorse specific organizations. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the following links, which are provided as a courtesy. If any information requires updating, please contact neurologychannel.

Hotlines
National Child Abuse Hotline
1.800.422.4453 (1-800-4-A-Child)

The National Domestic Violence Hotline
1.800.799.7233 (1-800-799-SAFE)

Poison Control
1.800.222.1222

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1.800.273.8255 (1-800-273-TALK)

Attention Deficit Disorder
ADD Resources
Children and Adults with ADD (CHADD)

ALS
ALS Association

Alzheimer's Disease
Alzheimer's Association
Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral (ADEAR Center)
American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
American Health Assistance Foundation
Consumer Consortium on Assisted Living
Eldercare Locator
Ethnic Elders Care

Aphasia
National Aphasia Association

Ataxia
National Ataxia Foundation (NFA)

Autism
Autism Research Institute
Growing Minds Autism Programs
Interactive Autism Network
The Son-Rise Program...The Autism Treatment Center Of America

Brain Injury
Brain Injury Association Inc.

Cerebral Palsy
BlazeSports®
United Cerebral Palsy

Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)
Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease Foundation, Inc.

Dystonia
Dystonia Medical Research Foundation (DMRF)

Epilepsy
The Epilepsy Foundation

Fibromyalgia
National Fibromyalgia Association

Guillain-Barre Syndrome
Guillain-Barre Syndrome Foundation International

Headache/Migraine
American Council for Headache Education (ACHE)
National Headache Foundation
World Headache Alliance

Hemifacial Spasm
Hemifacial Spasm Association

Huntington's Disease
Caring For People with Huntington's Disease
Huntington's Disease Society of America

Lyme Disease
American Lyme Disease Foundation
Lyme Disease: A Patients Guide
Lyme Disease Info

Multiple Sclerosis
Multiple Sclerosis Association of America (MSAA)
National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Movement Disorders
WE MOVE

Muscular Dystrophy
Muscular Dystrophy Association

Myasthenia Gravis
Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (MGF)

Neurofibromatosis
Neurofibromatosis, Inc.
The Children's Tumor Foundation

Neuropathy
Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association
The Neuropathy Association

Pain Management
National Foundation for the Treatment of Pain
American Chronic Pain Association, Inc. (ACPA)
Spine Health

Parkinson's Disease
American Parkinson Disease Association
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research
National Parkinson Foundation, Inc.
Parkinson's Disease Foundation

Restless Leg Syndrome
Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation

Spasmodic Dystonia/Torticollis
National Spasmodic Dystonia Association (NSDA)
National Spasmodic Torticollis Association (NSTA)

Stem Cell Information
Stem Cell Information

Stroke
American Stroke Association
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
National Stroke Association

Tourette Syndrome
Tourette Syndrome Association, Inc.

Tremor
International Tremor Foundation
Tremor Action Network

Other Neurological Resources
Aging Parents and Elder Care
The Brain Matters
Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Resource Center
Family Caregiver Alliance
The National Rehabilitation Information Center (NARIC)

General Health Care Resources
OTCsafety.org: Safe & Effective OTC Medicine Use
Safe Medication

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