Other Health Care Resources
American Arthritis Foundation - Information on the various types of arthritis and the most current treatments. (English) (Español)
National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases - Government sponsored site that provides a reliable overview of research and knowledge base on these diseases. (English) (Español)
American Heart Association - Provides information on heart disease and stroke. (English) (Español)
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute - Web site for the National Institute of Health and its e-library. It is one of the most extensive groups of information related to heart disease and cardiac issues.
Lupus Foundation of America - The national association Web site with detailed information on the disease and access to other resources. (English) (Español)
Muscular Dystrophy Association - Web site for the national association. It has a search engine for support groups, clinical services and other services. (English) (Español)
Nutrition and fitness
Agency for Health Care Research & Quality - The source for the guidelines on pain management.
DHS Pain Commission - Provides connections to information, support groups and other resources to help people manage chronic pain; raises awareness about chronic pain issues among health care providers, policy makers and the general public.
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