Other Medical Information: Articles and Links

Disease InfoSearch – Provides information about diseases and their related support and advocacy networks. The site’s goal is to serve as a credible resource for people to learn more about the signs and symptoms of conditions, the latest research, and how to access support.

Charles A. Dana Foundation – Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives.

HealthReform.gov – Learn about government and grassroots efforts to reform healthcare in the United States and let your legislators know that you support reform.

Medical College of Wisconsin – Information on neurological disorders.

The Neurology Channel – The Internet’s most comprehensive resource for neurology-related consumer healthcare.

Neurology Journal Watch – The state-of-the-art of neurology at your fingertips: Our physician editors identify experts to comment on the most compelling original research and review articles in their fields.

National Human Genome Research Institute – Learn about the Human Genome Project.

National Parkinson Foundation, Inc. – Information on Parkinson’s disease.

Medicare and Medicaid – Information.

Movement Disorder Society – An international professional society invested in the research and care of patients.

Health Central – Empowering consumers to manage their personal health with comprehensive, trusted information.

HealthFinder.gov – A guide to reliable health information.

Genetic Alliance – Genetic Alliance increases the capacity of genetic advocacy groups to achieve their missions.

National Health Information Center – Access to a national health observances annual planning guide, federal health information centers and clearinghouses with Web links and telephone numbers for federal health information and referral services, by topic – plus toll-free numbers for health information, including both federal and nonprofit organization, again by topic.

InfoMed Search – Provides medical-health information for physicians, healthcare professionals, legal professionals, patients and consumers.

WebMD – Health information provided by physician journalists.

Tardive Dyskinesia Center – Offers free support books and informational packets to those affected by Tardive Dyskinesia–a tremor that develops in patients who have been treated with certain prescription antipsychotics.

BrainandSpinalCord.org – Head injury can be the cause of shaking in some. This is a resource for head and spinal cord injury.

CaregiversLibrary.org – “Get the most from your health care team.”