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National HelpLine - Parkinson's Disease Association- (PDF)

Have you or a loved one been recently diagnosed with Parkinson's disease (PD)? Do you need help finding a physician or a support group or managing your medications? Call (800) 457-6676 to speak with experts and get answers to your questions.

Review Date: March 22, 2013

Parkinson's Disease Foundation

APDA - National Young Onset Center

This site provides information and resources on employment, legal and financial issues, health insurance, treatment, research, and other issues of concern to young adults who have been diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease.

Review Date: September 08, 2011

American Parkinson Disease Association, Inc.

Brain Aneurysm Support Community

The purpose of the Brain Aneurysm Foundation Support Community is to provide a forum for patients and their families affected by brain aneurysms to find support.

Review Date: October 23, 2012

The Brain Aneurysm Foundation

Brain Aneurysms: Early Detection and Screening

Brain aneurysms frequently rupture without warning. However, for individuals at high risk, potential brain aneurysms can be identified through the use of non-invasive imaging tests.

Review Date: November 15, 2011

The Brain Aneurysm Foundation

Find a Neurologist

Find an AAN member neurologist in your area with specialized training in diagnosing, treating, and managing disorders of the brain and nervous system.

Review Date: January 02, 2013

American Academy of Neurology

Pain — Hope Through Research

This overview describes differences between acute and chronic pain, common pain syndromes, treatments, how pain affects different people, and ongoing research to improve the lives of people living with pain.

Review Date: February 04, 2013

NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke - NINDS

Restless Legs Syndrome Fact Sheet

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a neurological disorder characterized by unpleasant sensations in the legs and an uncontrollable urge to move when at rest in an effort to relieve these feelings.

Review Date: February 11, 2013

NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke - NINDS

Support Groups: Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Association

Find support groups in your state that offer help to patients and families affected by Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS), also known as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome.

Review Date: February 04, 2013

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome Association

Swallowing Disorders Information Page

Swallowing disorders (dysphagias) involve difficulty in passing food or liquid from the mouth to the stomach. Changing the diet by adding thickeners helps many people, as does learning different ways to eat and chew that reduce the risk of choking.

Review Date: January 28, 2013

NIH National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke - NINDS

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