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The following links take you to patient-friendly information provided by Healthcommunities.com, a physician-monitored resource:
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The following links are provided and monitored by Healthcommunities.com, the publisher of healthinfochannel:
Healthcommunities.com, Inc., 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 healthinfochannel.
National Child Abuse Hotline
The National Domestic Violence Hotline
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)
American Council on Alcoholism
Arthritis National Research Foundation
The Arthritis Research Institute Of America (ARIA)
National Association for Continence
National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse
Simon Foundation for Incontinence
American Cancer Society (ACS)
Cancer Site Finder
National Cancer Institute
American Heart Association
The Heart Failure Society of America, Inc. (HFSA)
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
American Diabetes Association
CDC's Diabetes and Public Health Resource
National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse (NDIC)
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
The Glaucoma Foundation
Macular Degeneration Foundation
Thyroid Eye Disease:
Understanding Graves' Ophthalmopathy
American Podiatric Medical Association
Lyme Disease Info
The Wound Care Institute, Inc.
Find an HIV Test Site (U.S.)
American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP)
National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information
National Kidney Foundation
Kidney & Urology Foundation of America
American Association for Respiratory Care
American Lung Association (ALA)
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA)
Pulmonary Hypertension Association
The Australasian Menopause Society
The North American Menopause Society
Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA)
National Mental Health Association
Suicide Prevention Action Network USA
National Aphasia Association
National Parkinson Foundation, Inc.
American Stroke Association
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
National Osteoporosis Foundation
American Chronic Pain Association, Inc. (ACPA)
National Foundation for the Treatment of Pain
Prostate Health Directory
Male Chronic Pelvic Pain Network
American Academy of Dermatology
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
The National Eczema Society
Skin Cancer Foundation
Consumer Health Education Center
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