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National Brain Tumor Foundation (NBTF)
We have a comprehensive website (www.braintumor.org) with information about
tumor types, diagnosis and treatment, as well as online message boards,
online publications and fact sheets, and listings of support groups
throughout the US and Canada. In addition, we offer a Support Network system
where you can speak with other patients or caregivers
(http://www.braintumor.org/pservices/patientnetwork.asp), an advice nurse
for specific medical questions, a quarterly newsletter, and a database with
information about various treatment centers
NATIONAL BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION
The National Breast Cancer Foundation mission is to save lives by increasing awareness through education and providing mammograms for those in need.
NATIONAL MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS SOCIETY
The mission of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society is to end the devastating effects of MS.
The Society and its network of chapters nationwide promote research, educate, advocate on critical issues, and organize a wide range of programs including support for the newly diagnosed and those living with MS over time.
National Pain Foundation
The National Pain Foundation (NPF), a nonprofit organization, was founded in 1998 to advance the functional recovery of pain patients through education and support. The NPF is built on the belief that early intervention of chronic pain conditions can positively change the direction of a person's life. The NPF recognizes that chronic pain is real. It is a disease in and of itself that needs to be diagnosed and managed as comprehensively as any other disease. Our goal is to empower patients by helping them become actively involved in the design of their treatment plan, exploring both traditional and complementary approaches to pain management.
There is help available for the many millions of people who have no insurance and can't afford to purchase their medicines. NeedyMeds is the place to learn about patient assistance programs and other programs designed to help those who can't afford their medicines. NeedyMeds is not a program. It's an information source
PA BREAST CANCER COALITION
The Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition (PBCC), founded in 1993, is a non-profit organization dedicated to ending the breast cancer epidemic through research, education, outreach and advocacy. As the only statewide grassroots organization the speaks to and for breast cancer survivors, the PBCC serves the state's 67 counties through a unique volunteer structure, which includes our Board of Directors, Regional Vice Presidents and a network of County Captains. This year over 12,000 Pennsylvania women will be diagnosed with breast cancer and more than 2,300 will lose their lives to the disease.
PEDIATRIC ONCOLOGY RESOURCE CENTER
The Ped-Onc Resource Center is a web site by and for parents of children with cancer. The site covers all childhood cancers, treatment issues, support for families, lists of camps, books, wish organizations, support organizations, and more. The site grew out of the online support groups for childhood cancer.
The PICPAIN Network
A Support Group for Women with Chronic Pain & Illnesses. We provide Medical Information, One on One Support and much more.
SMA ANGELS Spinal Muscular Atrophy
This is dedicated to the warriors of a genetic disease called "Spinal Muscular Atrophy", better known as "SMA".
Here you will find the websites of many of the children affected by this disease, as well as get information about the disease itself and how you can help.
Spinal Muscular Atrophy - Families of SMA Home Page
Families of SMA is a support organization for spinal muscular atrophy.
SMA is the number one genetic killer of children under the age of two,
and is a group of inherited and often fatal diseases that destroys the
nerves controlling voluntary muscle movement, which affects crawling,
walking, head and neck control, and even swallowing.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, located in Memphis, Tennessee, is one of the world's premier centers for research and treatment of catastrophic diseases in children, primarily pediatric cancers.
Talk about Arthritis and Lupus
This is a disABILTY forum with many different topics. Everybody is welcome and membership is FREE.
Freebies included on this disability forum. Come join us for some down to earth conversation about all disabilities, including arthritis and lupus.
Transverse Myelitis Association
The Transverse Myelitis Association advocates for people who have transverse myelitis, recurrent transverse myelitis, recurrent transverse myelitis and recurrent optic neuritis or Devics Disease; recurrent optic neuritis; and acute disseminating encephalomyelitis or ADEM - and their loved ones and caregivers.
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Internet-based network that connects medical services, communication, and information tools.
Wings of Mercy - Illiana
WINGS OF MERCY provides services for people with medical or pressing human needs who are located east of the rocky mountains.
The Illiana Chapter provides flights for people living in Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Iowa, Wisconsin, Ohio and Kentucky.
Wings of Mercy - MINNESOTA
WINGS OF MERCY INC. provides FREE AIR TRANSPORTATION for people with limited financial means who need treatment at distant medical facilities or for other compassionate needs.
Wings of Mercy - West Michigan
WINGS OF MERCY INC. provides FREE AIR TRANSPORTATION for people with limited financial means who need treatment at distant medical facilities.
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ALS/MND Support for Caregivers and Persons with ALS/MND
a support network for Persons with ALS (PALS) and Caregivers of Persons with ALS (CALS). I have a lot of stories from PALS & CALS, the latest research items as well as the Canadian March of Faces among other things on the site that benefit mainly those that are newly diagnosed with ALS.
American Cancer Society
Anything you need to know about Cancer. They were kind enough to let us link to them. If you have any questions at all concerning cancer this is where to look. Thank you!
Amputee Coalition of America, ACA
Amputee Coalition of America is a national non-profit organization providing extensive resources, peer support, outreach and education to individual amputees, amputee caregivers, limb loss professionals and those dealing with the effects of limb loss.
ANGEL FLIGHT of GA
Angel Flight of Georgia, Inc. is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization providing free air transportation to and from treatment facilities for those with medical needs who are financially distressed or unable to travel on public transportation. Missions include transplant, compassionate care, routine treatment flights, and others referred to us by healthcare providers.
Arianna's Fight for Life With Tuberous Sclerosis
This site is about my daughter who is a fighter, a ray of light and an inspiration to all that know her. She was born w/ a huge tumor blocking her left ventricle in her heart and at 4 days old she underwent a drastic open heart surgery.This is her battle w/ TS. Please help me raise awareness for TSC and please check out her site
Band-Aides and Blackboards
The intent of the site is to sensitize people to what it's like to grow up with a medical problem. Too often, youngsters so affected must cope with stigma as well as with their medical conditions. Teasing often accompanies this stigma, and adds a layer of pain to their experience of childhood. Unnecessary pain. Pain that isolates. Pain that affects not only the children who look or act or even just feel different, but all of the children in the classroom.
BASE Camp Children's Cancer Foundation
B.A.S.E. Camp has a two fold meaning; First it is an acronym for Believe, Achieve, Support, and Educate; Second it symbolizes the encampment that is set up at the base of a mountain that is about to be climbed. We feel that AIDS/HIV, cancer, sickle cell anemia, hemophilia and other rare/orphan hematology diseases are just such mountains in children’s lives. Our members are patients, mothers, fathers, brothers, sisters, sons and daughters. Different from once in a lifetime wish organization or annual camps, B.A.S.E. Camp makes a difference in children’s lives on a regular basis. Our programs focus on "being normal," participating in peer groups that children who are not affected by life challenging illnesses take for granted.
Beautysurg, the Cosmetic Surgery Supersite
Cosmetic plastic surgery info, photos, message boards, doctors, financing, recovery products, digital imaging, & personal stories including breast implants, facelift, liposuction, and tummy tucks.
BEREAVED PARENTS of the USA
Bereaved Parents of the USA (BP/USA) is a nationwide organization designed to aid and support bereaved parents and their families who are struggling to survive their grief after the death of a child.
Bereavement Publishing - Your source for support on issues related to grief, bereavement and death
But you don't look sick!
This is an excellent lupus site, explains first hand of a lupus patient, and what she goes through.
CANCER GUIDE Steve Dunn's Cancer Guide
CancerGuide is dedicated to helping you find the answers to your questions about cancer, and especially to helping you find the questions you need to ask. You may want to read about the
Cancer information and cancer resources from Cancersource.com
CancerSource offers its patient community (including cancer survivors,
family members, friends, and those caring for patients) a comprehensive
cancer resource. We offer treatment information, news and commentaries, and
clinical trial information. CancerSource provides users with interactive
community opportunities such as live chat events, message boards, mailing
lists and support groups as well as several valuable online resources such
as our cancer drug database, developed in conjunction with the American
Cancer Society, and our Cancer Dictionary.
Additionally, CancerSource offers its community of health professionals
personalized resources such as online talks, continuing education, cancer
news and research, a searchable drug database, clinical trial information,
and patient education materials.
The Cancer Zone
Outstanding Resource For Cancer Infomation
100's Of Cancer Related Websites Links
Live Feed Daily Updated Cancer News
CANDLELIGHTERS Childhood Cancer Foundation
Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation® (CCCF) is a national non-profit membership organization whose mission is to educate, support, serve, and advocate for families of children with cancer, survivors of childhood cancer, and the professionals who care for them.
CaringBridge(tm) (www.caringbridge.org) is a free, easy-to-use Internet service developed to keep friends and family informed during important life events, including adoptions, childbirth, medical treatment, rehabilitation and end-of-life care. As a nonprofit organization we rely on donations to help us continue our mission of providing this service keeping your communities in touch and informed. To date more than 12,000 personalized Web sites have been created, resulting in more than 45 million visits and more than 1.6 million guestbook entries.
Carolina Medical Weight Management, PA
Complete weight loss information and supplies for low carbohydrate and low fat dieters. Carb/fat/calorie counter, BMI etc. NEW KIDS Program Starting Now!
A volunteer group dedicated to adding a ray of sunshine to the lives of those undergoing treatment for cancer.
Children's Cancer Association
There are many resources that can help you and your child get through this with your spirit, strength and love intact. Yes, cancer takes an enormous emotional toll on everyone it touches, but it is possible to survive its ravages and actually end up stronger and wiser and more compassionate for having endured the journey.
CCA is an organization made up of parents who have been there, community members who care, and individuals who want to make a difference in the lives of seriously-ill children and teens. Through the visionary leadership of CCA’s Board of Directors, committed staff, and caring volunteers, CCA continues its mission to positively impact the care and quality of life for seriously-ill children and teens in Oregon and Southwest Washington.
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THE DOUGY CENTER for grieveing CHILDREN AND FAMILIES
The mission of The Dougy Center for Grieving Children is to provide to families in Portland and the surrounding region loving support in a safe place where children, teens and their families grieving a death can share their experiences as they move through their healing process. Through our National Center for Grieving Children and Families we also provide support and training locally, nationally and internationally to individuals and organizations seeking to assist children in grief.
Healthfinder® is an award-winning Federal Web site,
developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human
Services together with other Federal agencies. Since 1997,
healthfinder® has been recognized as a key resource for
finding the best government and nonprofit health and human
services information on the Internet. Healthfinder® links
to carefully selected information and Web sites from
over 1,800 health-related organizations.
Marfan syndrome the silent killer. Recipes, information, newsletter, and more.........
Heartmade Blessings is a not-for-profit, world-wide group of volunteers dedicated to providing hand-crafted items to those people suffering a loss, tragedy, or going through a rough time that need to be reminded of the simple fact that people care.
Heavenly Hats Foundation
Heavenly Hats donates brand new hats to cancer patients and other medical patients who lose their hair due to a disease or treatment of a disease. We have been able to donate over 30,000 new hats to over 125 hospitals and clinics and thousands more to individuals in need. The program was started by 13 year old Anthony Leanna of Suamico, Wisconsin
An Online memorial dedicated to raising awareness to childhood disease and the need for better cures. Contains memorial of stars, poetry, weekly newsletter, holiday poetry pages.
HEPATITIS C THE SILENT KILLER
A place to learn by sharing information,giving support,asking questions,chatting,and making friends. It is up to you how involved you get in this group but I have found that the more you give the more you get. Please come join us ! We have much love for all ! Trish is such a wonderful person, and such a giving lady. Please check out her site for information.
Hospice Net provides information and support to patients and families facing life-threatening illnesses. Hospice Net is an independent, nonprofit 501 (c) (3) organization working exclusively through the Internet.
HUGS AND HOPE
Send some joy to a sick child! Please read about the HUGS and HOPE Club kids on our pages, pray for them, and send them "Happy Mail" (a cheery card or small gift). Some have illnesses like cancer and AIDS. Others were injured in accidents or burned. They all need encouragement. Their parents and siblings could use some encouraging mail too! Send some smiles across the miles and share a little love.
Indigent Prescription Programs
The research-based pharmaceutical industry has had a long standing tradition of providing prescription medications free of charge to physicians whose patients might not otherwise have access to necessary medications.
James S. Huggins' Multiple Sclerosis Pages
I provide the medical information on this website for educational and informational purposes only. It is not a substitute for a health care provider's care and consultation. Please consult your health care provider about any opinions or recommendations with respect to your own symptoms and conditions. Any treatment or nutritional product mentioned on this site is not intended or claimed to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.
Joanne was a Chinese girl who was diagnosed with childhood leukemia. This site shares her story and contains useful resources that helped her family.
Journey of the Heart
Journey of Hearts is a unique web experience. This site combines elements of medicine, psychiatry, poetry, prose and images to provide resources and support to those who have experienced loss, be it acute or long- standing. By bringing together these different disciplines and combining various aspects with images and color we have developed a new style of website, one that can be "experienced" as much as accessed for medical information.
KIDS CANCER NETWORK
In 1992, young cancer survivor Kenon Neal founded Kids Cancer Network to provide "a dose of hopeTM" for kids and their families isolated by the rigors of childhood cancer treatment.
LadyAmp.com for the Woman Amputee
LadyAmp was created to help those woman who are facing a life changing ordeal. You may ask, why such a feminine website? Roses, flowers, birds? Why a website for women amputees? The one thing an amputee needs to do is remember who they were before the amputation, this is expecially true for women.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
The Society's mission is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and to improve the quality of life of patients and their families.
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Lupus around the World
Our Online Family strives to provide you with what you want and need to cope with chronic illness: up-to-date information, immediate support by others in your situation, and links to EVERY other lupus-related site on the internet.
Lupus Foundation of America
The Lupus Foundation of America is the only nationwide voluntary organization exclusively serving the entire lupus community, including patients, their families, physicians, researchers, and the general public. Our mission is to educate and support those affected by lupus and find the cure.
MAKE A CHILD SMILE
Make A Child Smile Organization, also known as MACS, has been a source of support to children with chronic or life-threatening illnesses and their families. Emotional support is provided by creating the opportunity for people to visit the MACS website and learn about the children and their illnesses.
March of Dimes
March of Dimes National Web site, you will find information and answers about pregnancy, your baby, folic acid, prematurity, genetic disorders, birth defects and much more.