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Nonprofit foundation that provides adaptive equipment and emotional support to individuals and families affected by any one of 40 neuromuscular diseases.

European fund raising foundation for Muscular Dystrophy in relation with Harley-Davidson events, H.O.G. Chapter events and Harley-Davidson dealers within the European community.

Information of Reflex Sympathy Dystrophy, a debilitating disease of the nervous system that causes chronic pain, is progressive and cannot be cured.

International support group and resource center for this disease, includes current research.

A tax-exempt, not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing information and support to family, friends, individuals and caregivers on all aspects regarding the genetic disease SMA.

Nonprofit organization providing information and support to patients.

Provides information for acoustic neuroma patients to decide which treatment option is the best; wait and watch, surgery, or radiation. Includes links, staging, diagram, mailing list, and surveys.

BDSRA goals, support groups, local chapters, and resources for parents and families of Batten Disease patients.

Details a boy's fight against Batten's Disease and dedication to promote awareness to help find a cure.

The Michael J. Fox Foundation (MJFF) for Parkinson's Research is dedicated to ensuring the development of a cure for Parkinson's disease within this decade through an aggressively funded research agenda.

Clinical trials corporation that specializes in neurological diseases.

HAPS serves the eight county greater Houston area. It offers over 20 free therapy and support group sessions each week plus many other services to those impacted by Parkinson's disease.

Support and information about DBS/STN surgery for parkinson's disease for patients, relatives, caregivers and medical staff.

Support group for people affected by Early-Onset Parkinson’s living in the Reading and West Berkshire area.

Helping those with Parkinson’s and their carers and families living in East Berkshire.

Includes information about the organization, its goals, research, news and further resources. Also offers suggestions on ways to help.

A multidisciplinary group dedicated to the treatment and rehabilitation of children and adults with complex nerve disorders, particularly brachial plexus. Based in Miami, Florida.

Informational resource for families and patients suffering from peripheral nerve injuries. Includes brachial plexus injury. brachial plexus surgery, patient resources and surgeon information.

What causes carpal tunnel syndrome and repetitive strain injuries? Also a look at the symptoms and treatments.

Explains symptomology, diagnosis and treatment, with risks and benefits of surgery and surgical aftercare. By Carl Butterfield, M.D.

Support and information for those with Neurofibromatosis.

A non-profit organization for people with NF and their families.

The Dellon IPNS specializes in relieving diabetic neuropathy pain. Provides a patient guide about surgical and non-surgical treatments of diabetic neuropathy and other peripheral nerve problems.

The core mission of the IRSF is to fund research for treatments and a cure for Rett syndrome while enhancing the overall quality of life for those living with Rett syndrome by providing information, programs, and services.

Includes summary of latest research on symptoms, causes, and treatments. Source for the book "Arachnoiditis: The Silent Epidemic".

Papers written for the public by a surgeon.

Resources for stroke recovery, including home therapy tips and survivors' stories. Presented by Bungalow Software, a provider of rehabilitation programs.

Supporting affected families with information about stroke causes, acute care, rehabilitation, financial issues, local services, and Web-based resources.

Connecticut-based center, founded to increase awareness of stroke, deliver coordinated therapy, and develop new modalities for care. Certified as a Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations.

Addressing critical issues specific to stroke in women, including research, prevention, treatment, education, and advocacy.