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Medical Condition Specific Websites

ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease) Association
National nonprofit organization dedicated to the fight against amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Alzheimer’s Association
National voluntary organization dedicated to researching the prevention, cures, and treatments of Alzheimer's Disease.

American Chronic Pain Association (ACPA)
Information is provided concerning services, conditions and pain management issues.

American Council for Headache Education
Provides education, information, and support for headache sufferers and their families.

Disability Resources
Non-profit organization that promotes awareness and availability of information to help those with disability live independently.

Epilepsy Foundation of America (EFA)
Information to people with epilepsy, their families, researchers, educators, and caregivers.

Huntington’s Disease Society of America

Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America, Inc.
On-line resource to provide patients, families, and caregivers with support groups and programs

National Headache Foundation
Non-profit organization educating headache sufferers and healthcare professionals about the causes and treatment of headaches.

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS)
Focuses on symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of brain and spinal cord tumors, with particular attention to the research.

National MS Society
Publications, treatment, and support resources.

National Parkinson Foundation
Undertakes dedicated research to find the cause and cure of Parkinson's disease and other neurological disorders.

National Stroke Association
National voluntary health care organization focusing on stroke prevention, treatment, rehabilitation, and research for stroke survivors/families.

Parkinson's Disease Foundation
Research and education for Parkinson's Disease.

Tourette Syndrome Association
National organization dedicated to providing up-to-date information about Tourette Syndrome.

University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute

UPMC Stroke Institute

WE MOVE (Worldwide Education & Awareness for Movement Disorders)
Nonprofit organization that provides education on a variety of neurological movement disorders.