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  Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis 
  • ALS Forums - Patient support group which provides a venue for interaction and sharing of information related to the ALS disease.
  • Defeating ALS - Dedicated to raising funds and promoting awareness about the disease. Provides details on events and how to join the cause.
  • eMedicine Health: Dementia in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis - Details on the causes, symptoms, tests, medications, treatment, follow-up and prevention of dementia in ALS.
  • eMed TV: ALS Channel - Contains articles discussing the symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and research related to the neurological condition.
  • Living With ALS - Features an inspirational book written by Bert Woodard, entitled Living With It, Not Dying of It, which deals with his experiences as an ALS patient.
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis  > Associations 
  • ALS Society of Canada - Funds scientific studies, supports provincial societies, and builds public awareness. Also contains library of articles and information about the condition.
  • ALS Society of Ontario - Non-profit group which aims to provide support services and funding for people living with ALS. Presents clinic and support group listings.
  • Ocean City Boardwalk - Holds an annual fund raising event which aims to increase public awareness and fund programs and services for the ALS Association.
  • ALS Association - Non-profit health organization which conducts research, advocacy, public education, and awareness about Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and its cure.
  • Muscular Dystrophy Association - Offers booklets, guides and magazine articles about the disorder also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease.
  • International Alliance of ALS/MND Associations - Provides a venue for information exchange and support among organizations dedicated to ALS and related motor neuron diseases.
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Autonomic Nervous System  > Complex Regional Pain Syndromes  > Causalgia 
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Autonomic Nervous System  > Horner's Syndrome 
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Brain Diseases  > Cerebellar 
  • NINDS: Cerebellar Hypoplasia - Discusses the treatment, prognosis and research on the neurological condition. Shows contact details of related organizations.
  • NINDS: Ataxias and Cerebellar Degeneration - Provides information about the treatment, prognosis, and research on ataxia and cerebellar or spinocerebellar degeneration.
  • Paraneoplastic Cerebellar Degeneration - Features an article about a kind of disorder of the cerebellum. Also contains a table showing a list of antibodies with their corresponding associated diseases and neurological symptoms.
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Brain Diseases  > Chronic Damage  > Persistent Vegetative State 
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Dementia  > Alzheimer's  > Associations 
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Dementia  > Alzheimer's  > Associations  > Alzheimer's Association 
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Dementia  > Alzheimer's  > Caregiver Support 
  • Alzheimer's Disease Research Center - Facilitates treatment developments for anti-dementia. Also presents fact sheets about the disease and historical overview of the group.
  • New York Memory Services - Deals with the prevention and diagnosis of memory disorders through available medications and behavioral treatments. Also discusses the signs and symptoms of dementia and Alzheimer's.
  • Journalkeepers.com - Sells creative journaling products that facilitate healing, promote communication, and provide positive self-esteem. Shows samples and art galleries.
  • LightBridge Healthcare Research, Inc. - Provides learning resources and educational guides. Includes a forum, newsletters and featured articles.
  • Putting Care on the Map - Research facility in the University of Toronto which studies about care giving and Alzheimer's. Also provides project information and details on research.
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Dementia  > Alzheimer's  > Research 
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Peripheral Nervous System  > Nerve Compression Syndromes  > Brachial Plexus Palsy 
  • NINDS: Brachial Plexus Birth Injuries - Provides facts on the treatment, prognosis and research done on the paralysis of the upper brachial plexus.
  • Brachial Plexus Center - Includes overview about the condition and contains a brochure detailing the treatment service and facilities available at St. Louis Children’s Hospital.
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Peripheral Nervous System  > Nerve Compression Syndromes  > Carpal Tunnel 
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Peripheral Nervous System  > Neurofibromatosis 
  • NINDS: Neurofibromatosis - Contains overview about the genetic disorder of the nervous system, along with details on its treatment, prognosis, and research.
  • MD Anderson Neurofibromatosis Clinic - Treatment facility which caters to patient diagnosis, education, awareness and research on strategies for NF complications.
  • NexGenix Pharmaceuticals - Specializes in developing drugs for neurofibromatosis and other sporadic tumors. Also contains a discussion about the types of the disorder.
  • Neurofibromatosis 2 Crew - Support community for patients and families dealing with the genetic disease. Includes FAQs, guidelines, and a group list description.
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Peripheral Nervous System  > Neurofibromatosis  > Associations 
  • British Columbia Neurofibromatosis Foundation - Aims to empower and improve lives of people affected by the genetic disorder through support services, awareness campaigns, and treatment research funding.
  • Children’s Tumor Foundation - Non-profit medical institution which supports research and development of treatments and cures of genetic disorders. With details on volunteer programs.
  • Neurofibromatosis Association of Australia - Focuses on supporting members, raising public awareness, and promoting research on the disease. Posts a membership application form and event updates.
  • Neurofibromatosis Association - Employs a team of specialist advisers which provide help, support and advice to patients, families, and health professionals. Details fund raising activities and events.
  • Neurofibromatosis Clinics Association - Aims to raise awareness about the genetic condition through information dissemination campaigns for health professionals, patients and the public.
  • Neurofibromatosis Incorporated - Charitable organization which provides a support network for patients through education, advocacy, partnerships, and research.
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Peripheral Nervous System  > Neuromuscular Junction Diseases 
Top  > Health  > Conditions and Illness  > Neurological Disorders  > Peripheral Nervous System  > Neuromuscular Junction Diseases  > Botulism 
  • CDC: Botulism Emergency Preparedness and Response - Overview of the examination on the muscle-paralyzing disease which can be used as a biological weapon. Also provides resources and guidelines for health professionals.
  • DrGreene.com: Infant Botulism - Reports on the type of food poisoning in infants which may have been caused by honey. Includes details on the disease's symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.
  • KidsHealth.org: Infant Botulism - Discussion on the causes, exhibited symptoms, and treatment of the condition experienced by young children.
  • Infant Botulism Treatment and Prevention Program - Aims to provide and improve treatment of the disease and other related conditions in infants. With general information and usage instruction on an orphan drug named BabyBig.
  • Medline Plus: Botulism - Details the causes, symptoms for adults and infants, exams, tests, treatment, prognosis, possible complications and prevention of the condition.
  • NORD: Botulism - Presents general description and a list of the disorder subdivisions associated with the condition and shows contact references of affiliate organizations.
  • WHO: Botulism - Provides overview and discussion on the symptoms, types of intoxication, prevention, and treatment of the intoxicating disease.
Top  > Health  > Reproduction  > Pregnancy and Birth  > Childbirth  > Education 
  • The Business of Being Born - Ricki Lake and filmmaker Abby Epstein, explore whether or not birth should be viewed as a natural event or a catastrophic medical emergency through this poignant documentary.


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