The Acromegaly Info Source  A very well organized and comprehensive patient advocacy and professional site for those with Acromegaly and related conditions. This site is sponsored by Novartis Pharmaceuticals.

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists is a professional medical organization of physicians with special education, training, and interest in the practice of clinical endocrinology. Provides information and education to endocrine patients so that they can have access to the best endocrine care possible. Does not include medical advice and diagnosis.

American Diabetes Association The American Diabetes Association is the nation's leading nonprofit health organization providing diabetes research, information and advocacy.  Founded in 1940, the mission of the ADA is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.

Celiac Disease Foundation   provides support, information and assistance to people affected by Celiac Disease/Dermatitis Herpetiformis. CDF is dedicated to providing services and support relating to Celiac Disease and Dermatitis Herpetiformis, through programs of awareness, education, advocacy and research.

Cushings Support and Research Foundation   Provides information and support for patients along with expert medical advice from physicians. Facilitates correspondence between members and maintains a referral listing of hospitals, endocrinologists, and surgeons.

Hemochromatosis Foundation Seeks to increase public and professional awareness of hereditary hemochromatosis (HH) and the hazards of supplemental iron. Encourages routine use of screening tests by physicians. Assists public, patients, families, and physicians with HH diagnosis, treatment, and genetic counseling and in forming regional support networks. Provides telephone referral service to patients requesting names of physicians and research centers concerned with HH.

The Human Growth Foundation    helps children and adults with disorders related to growth or growth hormone through research, education, support and advocacy.

The Hypoparathyroidism Association, Inc.  is a voluntary, non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of people with all forms of Hypoparathyroidism, a rare medical disorder, by maintaining a worldwide network of family support, and promoting public, as well as professional, awareness of this disorder.

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation the leading charitable funder and advocate of juvenile (type 1) diabetes research worldwide, was founded in 1970 by the parents of children with juvenile diabetes a disease which strikes children suddenly, makes them insulin-dependent for life, and carries the constant threat of devastating complications. JDRF's mission is constant: to find a cure for diabetes and its complications through the support of research.

National Adrenal Diseases Foundation    Provides a national self-help network for educational and emotional support for patients and their families.

National Graves Disease Foundation   Provides medical information, referral, and resource information to patients; aids in the development of support groups; provides professional education through lectures and forums; and sponsors, develops, participates in, and supports research on Graves' disease.

The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases  conducts and supports research on many of the most serious diseases affecting public health. The Institute supports much of the clinical research on the diseases of internal medicine and related subspecialty fields as well as many basic science disciplines. 

MyThyroid.com   is an evidence-based patient-centered Web site devoted to diseases of the thyroid by Dr. Daniel J Drucker, University of Toronto, Toronto General Hospital

Thyroid Cancer Survivors Association  This website has been created and is maintained by thyroid cancer survivors. This site maintains current information about thyroid cancer and support services available to people at any stage of testing, treatment, or lifelong monitoring for thyroid cancer, as well as their caregivers.

The Paget Foundation for Paget's Disease of Bone and Related Disorders    Serves patients with Paget's disease of bone, primary hyperparathyroidism, and other related disorders; and assists the medical community that treats these patients.

Pituitary Network Association  If you've just been diagnosed with a pituitary disorder and are feeling alone, this is the best place to start your journey.

Polycystic Syndrome Association provides comprehensive information, support, and advocacy for women and girls with the condition known as polycystic ovary syndrome.

WebMD provides valuable health information, tools for managing your health, and support to those who seek information.
 

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