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Internet Links & Reference: Medical-Related Web Sites


Alzheimer's Association - Dallas Texas Chapter
Alzheimer's Assocation, Greater Dallas Chapter. Research and medication news, resource library, education events, local resources, services and support groups

Aplastic Anemia Foundation
Aplastic Anemia & Myelodysplastic Syndromes International Foundation, Inc.serves patients with Aplastic Anemia, Myelodysplastic Syndromes (Myelodysplasia, MDS), and Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria (PNH)

American College of Rheumatology
American College of Rheumatology, the official organization for doctors and health professionals who treat arthritis and other rheumatic diseases

American Medical Association (AMA)
American Medical Association (AMA) official web site.

Autism Society of America
The Autism Society of America was founded in 1965 by a small group of parents working on a volunteer basis out of their homes. Over the last 35 years, the Society has developed into the leading source of information and referral on autism

American Council of the Blind
American Council of the Blind, is the largest organization of blind and visually impaired people in the United States. ACB has affiliates in all 50 states as well as several professional and special interest affiliates. ACB provides support, advocacy and education to blind and visually impaired people as well as members and friends of ACB

American Diabetes Association
The American Diabetes Association is the nation's leading nonprofit health organization providing diabetes research, information and advocacy. Founded in 1940, the American Diabetes Association conducts programs in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, reaching hundreds of communities.

American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering through research education advocacy and service

American Heart Association
The American Heart Association is a national voluntary health agency whose mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke

American Lung Association
The American Lung Association® is the oldest voluntary health organization in the United States, with a National Office and constituent and affiliate associations around the country. Founded in 1904 to fight tuberculosis, the American Lung Association® today fights lung disease in all its forms, with special emphasis on asthma, tobacco control and environmental health.

American Parkinson Disease Association, Inc.
The American Parkinson Disease Association, Inc. was founded in 1961 to "ease the burden and find a cure" for Parkinson's disease. Headquartered in New York, the organization focuses its energies on research, patient support, education and raising public awareness of the disease.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the professional, scientific, and credentialing association for more than 115,000 members and affiliates who are audiologists, speech-language pathologists, and speech, language, and hearing scientists

Association of Cancer Online Resources
The ACOR Network of Cancer Survivors & Caregivers is designed to provide accurate & timely information, resources in a supportive environment. Our activities are conducted through disease-specific eCommunities (Internet support groups)

Canadian Medical Association (CMA)
Physician portal from the Canadian Medical Association (CMA).

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation
CCFA sponsors basic and clinical research of the highest quality. The foundation also offers a wide range of educational programs for patients and health-care professionals, and provides supportive services to help people cope with these chronic intestinal diseases

Fibromyalgia Association
The ibromyalgia Association is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people affected by Fibromyalgia. Publishers of Fibromyalgia AWARE, the only magazine dedicated to the issues of FM

List of Professional Health Organizations
Extensive list of organizations and links to their web sites, provided by the National Library of Medicine

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society is dedicated to fighting leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma

Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation
The Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to eradicating mesothelioma as a life-ending disease

National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP®)
The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP®) is the only professional association that represents the state boards of pharmacy in all 50 United States, the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, New Zealand, eight Canadian Provinces, and four Australian states. Provides a comprehensive list, with links to their web sites

National Cancer Institute
For the general public and health professionals, the National Cancer Institute offers consumer-oriented information on a wide range of topics as well as comprehensive descriptions of our research programs. Scientists will find detailed information on specific areas of research and funding opportunities

National Institute on Deafness
This site contains information about the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD), one of the National Institutes of Health. The NIDCD conducts and supports research and disseminates information on disorders of human communication, including hearing, balance, smell, taste, voice, speech, and language

National Institute of Mental Health
The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) website provides information from the Federal agency that conducts and supports research on mental illnesses.

National Medical Association
The National Medical Association (NMA) promotes the collective interests of physicians and patients of African descent. We carry out this mission by serving as the collective voice of physicians of African descent and a leading force for parity in medicine, elimination of health disparities and promotion of optimal health.

United Cerebral Palsy
United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) is the leading source of information on cerebral palsy and is a pivotal advocate for the rights of persons with any disability.

United States Medical Licensing Examination
The USMLE is sponsored by the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) of the United States, Inc., and the National Board of Medical Examiners® (NBME®). Results of the USMLE are reported to medical licensing authorities in the United States and its territories for use in granting the initial license to practice medicine

Vision Council of America
Organization seeks to create an awareness of the value of vision care and grow the eyewear market through education, forums and expositions, industry statistics and data, technical standards, and advocacy

World Council of Optometry (WCO)
The World Council of Optometry (WCO) is an international organization dedicated to the enhancement and development of eye and vision care worldwide. Representing over 50 countries, WCO serves as a forum for member organizations to respond to public health needs and opportunities around the world. WCO is a unifying voice and catalyst for international projects and services that meet the needs of the optometric profession, ophthalmic industry and public they serve