Information about Alzheimer’s disease, support groups and chapters, professionals in the area, and research.
Foundation dedicated to national Alzheimer’s disease organizations. Information about Alzheimer’s and related diseases, caregiving, and archived material (2002-2009) is also available.
Health information and research about causes, treatment and prevention of these diseases
From the Department of State Health Services, resources about arthritis programs, management and the effects on groups (i.e. men, women, Hispanic, white).
Information about the organization (what they do, who they are, employment and volunteers) and facts about cancer.
Funding institute which focuses on advancing cancer research in the state of Texas. Reports and stats on cost and types of cancer are included.
Cancer-related websites, including population information, physicians, profiles, facilities and services, risk factors, statistics and more. If the website is based in Texas, an icon of the state of Texas appears.
Basic to professional-level information about diabetes and lifestyle.
Publications, resources and fact sheets about diabetes.
From the Department of State Health Services, works to promote information about diabetes.
Information about digestive disorders, including videos, pamphlets and brochures.
Includes topics related to digestive disorders, statistics, practice guidelines, and awareness and prevention materials.
Group for nurses who specialize in the area of gastroenterology, in addition to educational resources, includes information about certification in the area of gastroenterology.
Information about causes, treatment and promotion of heart disease and stroke prevention.
Resource for stroke care and research, topics are divided by patients and families, professionals and students, stroke trials registry, and neurology image library.
Educational and professional resources (including care, prevention, and treatment) focuses on cardiovascular and stem cells.
From the National Library of Medicine, provides links for users to find the most up-to-date information on AIDS.
Access to an online text book about HIV from the University of California—San Francisco and San Francisco General Hospital.
Organization devoted to providing information about HIV and AIDS to minority populations. Information includes conferences, programs/trainings, public policy, media, publications, jobs and membership.
Educational information for kidney patients and includes educational programs, brochures, newsletters and more.
Organization devoted the promotion of success for nurses in the area of nephrology.
Information for the public and professionals, include newsletters, message boards, research and publications.
The information on this site focuses on research and treatment for adults with AD/HD.
Membership organization with resources for children and adults with AD/HD. Also has info from to the National Resource Center on AD/HD.
Information and opportunities for involvement in the area of autism. Access to some of their publications and current news stories are available.
Information for individuals with MS and their families as well as professionals.
From the government website, NIH, information about osteoporosis and other bone-related diseases.
Health organization focused on the promotion of education of osteoporosis, through foundations, grants and corporations. Information is available for professions and patients about this disease.
Background material (i.e. definition, symptoms, causes, risk factors) and resources, including multimedia information from the Mayo Clinic.
Organization which provides information about sexual health and sexually transmitted diseases and infections. Fact sheets and publications are available.
Excellent resource for information about STDs including fact sheets, health questions, treatment options, and statistics. Topics range from general to specific types of STDs and pregnancy, infertility, and HIV/AIDS.