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Alzheimer's Association
Offering Education and Resources NJ
Tel: 800-272-3900
The Alzheimer's Association is a world leader in Alzheimer research and dedicated to finding prevention, treatments and an eventual cure for Alzheimer's. If you are facing Alzheimer's diagnosis and related issues contact the Alzheimer's Association for information and resources. A national 24/7 Helpline is available day and night at 1-800-272-3900 with translation services as needed.
Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral Center's Website - ADEAR
NJ
A service of the Federal Government's National Institute on Aging, the ADEAR Center provides current, comprehensive Alzheimer's disease information to patients and families, health care providers, caregivers and the public. Resources include a toll-free number and referral line, free publications, quarterly newsletter for professionals and the website.
Alzheimer's Foundation of America
NJ
The Alzheimer's Foundation of America (AFA) was founded by a consortium of organizations to fill the gap that existed on a national level to assure quality of care and excellence in service to individuals with Alzheimer's disease and related illnesses, and to their caregivers and families.
Alzheimers.gov
NJ
Alzheimers.gov is the government's free information resource about Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Here you can find links to authoritative, information from agencies and organizations with expertise in these areas.
American Cancer Society - ACS
Learn About Cancer NJ
The American Cancer Society - ACS is a national, community-based volunteer health organization, providing information on cancer and its prevention. The website has a wide variety of resources including articles, education, coping, survivor network, and health information research.
American Diabetes Association
Cure - Care - Commitment NJ
The American Diabetes Association is the nation's leading non-profit health organization providing diabetes research, information and advocacy. The website offers thorough information on the many aspects of diabetes including a zip code database to search for local information.
American Heart Association
Learn and Live NJ
The American Heart Association's mission is to reduce disability and death from cardiovascular diseases and stroke through education. Their website offers a wide variety of educational resources ranging from publications to healthy cooking. They also offer local resources organized by state.
American Kidney Fund
Take Charge of Your Kidney Health NJ
The American Kidney Fund is the leading national voluntary health organization providing direct assistance for the benefit of kidney patients. Visit this website for more information on comprehensive educational programs, clinical trials, and community service projects.
American Parkinson Disease Association - APDA
To Ease the Burden and Find A Cure NJ
The American Parkinson Disease Association - APDA is a nonprofit organization. Their website provides education on Parkinson's Disease, treatment education, support resources, research information, fund raising, and public relations on Parkinson's disease.
Arthritis Foundation
Learn more About Arthritis NJ
The Arthritis Foundation website provides educational material and resources on Arthritis. The website offers a variety of helpful and informative articles, pain management ideas and links to related websites. The website also has a search feature to look for articles on specific arthritis topics.
Cancer Directory
Cancer News, Nutrition, Prevention NJ
The mission for the Cancer Directory is to provide a best in class directory that is easy to use by people in need of cancer products and services information.
Glaucoma Research Foundation
Funding Innovative Research NJ
The Glaucoma Research Foundation is a national, nonprofit organization providing information and advocacy for people with glaucoma. Contact them for information on the causes, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of glaucoma, referrals to specialists, and coping strategies for patients.
Lewy Body Dementia - LBD
A Place for Caregivers to Meet & Share NJ
Learn about Lewy Body Dementia (LBD). This is the second most common form of dementia after Alzheimer's. LBD is largely underdiagnosed as its initial symptoms are often similar to Alzheimer's. Also a person with Parkinson's has a 90% chance of developing diffuse Lewy Body Dementia. Please visit our website for more information.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute - NHLBI
National Institutes of Health NJ
The Information Center, funded by NHLBI, is part of the National Institute of Health and provides referrals to resource organizations and information on elevated cholesterol, high blood pressure, heart disease, exercise, risk/recovery from stroke, chronic cough, asthma, cystic fibrosis, and sleep disorders.
National Kidney Foundation
Test Your Kidney I.Q. NJ
The National Kidney Foundation is a non-profit organization providing information on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of kidney and urinary tract diseases.
National Osteoporosis Foundation - NOF
Learn About Osteoporosis NJ
The National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF) serves as a resource for osteoporosis and bone health information.
National Parkinsons Foundation
Research, Care and Hope, Worldwide NJ
The National Parkinson Foundation is a worldwide organization. The website provides educational material and resources on Parkinsons disease. The website also features articles, information on clinical trials, a library, ask a doctor and much more.
National Stroke Association - NSA
Learn About Risk Factors for Stroke NJ
National Stroke Association - NSA is a national non-profit organization focused on stroke education, community-based activities in prevention, treatment, rehabilitation, and recovery.
The Glaucoma Foundation
Learn About Glaucoma NJ
Communicating with your eye doctor is essential to successfully treating glaucoma.