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Neurological Disorders

American Academy of Neurology

Description:

Consumer information on dementia, stroke, TBI, ALS, headache and other neurological conditions.


Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Fact Sheet

Source: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Description:

Information forpeople with ALS and their families, and research updates.


Brain Injury Association of America

Description:

Information, resources and support for people who have sustained a brain injury and family caregivers; includes state information and referral lines.


Epilepsy Foundation

Description:

Support groups, information and news about seizure disorders. Includes an online tutorial, "Introduction to Epilepsy."


Epilepsy Information and Resources

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Description:

Information for people with seizure disorders, as well as their families, friends and caregivers.


Huntington's Disease Society of America

Description:

Health organization dedicated to improving the lives of people with Huntington's Disease and their families.


Huntington's Disease Advocacy Center

Description:

Research updates, advocacy, online communities and information about Huntington's disease.


Huntington's Disease Support Groups

Source: Huntington's Disease Society of America

Description:

Online directory of local chapters and support groups


International Essential Tremor Foundation

Source: International Essential Tremor Foundation

Description:

Information and resources for patients, families and professionals dealing with essential tremor, also known as familial tremor, benign essential tremor or hereditary tremor.


Mental Health Topics

Source: U.S. Government

Description:

Information for patients and families from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)


National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Source: National Institutes of Health

Description:

The mission of NINDS is to reduce the burden of neurological disease - a burden borne by every age group, by every segment of society, by people all over the world. Website offers consumer resources.


The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration

Description:

Non-profit organization offers information, education and support for people diagnosed with a frontotemporal disorder, and for their families and caregivers


The Foundation for Peripheral Neuropathy

Description:

Information and resources for patients with peripheral neuropathy resulting from diabetes, autoimmune disorders, infection and many other causes.


Traumatic Brain Injury

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Description:

Information and statistics from the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control.


Understanding Memory Loss

Source: National Institute on Aging

Description:

Information on vascular dementia, multi-infarct, other memory loss


Vestibular Disorders Association (VEDA)

Description:

Information about diagnosing and treating inner ear disorders (such as Meniere's disease and otosclerosis) that cause balance problems, dizziness and increase the risk of falls.


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