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African American

Missouri's Office of Minority Health
Office of Minority Health Resource Center

Aging

American Association for Retired Persons
Healthfinder
National Institute on Aging
Older Women's League

Alternative & Complementary Therapy

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Arthritis

American College of Rheumatology
Arthritis Foundation
Arthritis Society in Canada
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Healthfinder
John Hopkins Arthritis
Mayo Clinic Arthritis
National Institutes of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
NIH Arthritis

Assistance

Refer to Medications and Assistive Devices.
Do you need help locating a Rheumatologist in Missouri? Contact your local Regional Arthritis Center.

Assistive Devices

Assistive Devices for People with Arthritis
Contact your local Missouri Regional Arthritis Center
Gardens for Everybody
Medline Plus Assistive Devices

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Clinical Trials

CenterWatch Clinical Trials Listing Service
Clinical Trials.gov
Clinically Important Changes in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Drug Study Central
Lupus Research Institute
National Institute of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
National Institutes of Health

Disability

Americans with Disabilities Act
Gardens for Everybody
Missouri Agrability Project
National Center Dissemination Disability Research
National Center on Physical Activity and Disability
National Institute Disability Rehabilitation Research
National Rehabilitation Information Center

Disease Management

Arthritis Foundation
Chronic Disease Self Management Program
Gardens for Everybody
Healthier Living with Arthritis
Missouri Arthritis Rehabilitation Research and Training Center
RA Online Self-Management Program

Stanford University

Exercise/Physical Activity

American College of Rheumatology
American Trails: Missouri Trail Resources
Arthritis Foundation
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity
Exercise Essential Treatment for Arthritis
John Hopkins
Kansas City, MO Walking Trails
Mayo Clinic
National Center on Physical Activity and Disability
National Institutes of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
NIH: Exercise for Older Adults
Osteoarthritis and Exercise
President's Council on Physical Fitness
Rheumatoid Arthritis and Aerobic Exercise
Surgeon General's Report
The President's Challenge
YMCA
YWCA

Fibromyalgia

American College of Rheumatology
Arthritis Foundation
Medline Plus
National Fibromyalgia Research Association

Juvenile Arthritis

American College of Rheumatology
American Juvenile Arthritis Organization
Arthritis Foundation
CDC - Childhood Arthritis
Dr. Tom Lehman, Pediatric Rheumatologist
Medline Plus
National Institutes of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
Powerful Girls

Literature Search

U.S. National Library of Medicine

Lupus

Alliance for Lupus Research
American Autoimmune Related Disease Association
American College of Rheumatology
Arthritis Foundation
Lupus Foundation of America
Lupus Foundation: Kansas City Missouri Chapter
Lupus Foundation: St. Louis Missouri Chapter
Lupus Research Institute
Medline Plus
National Institutes of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

Medicare

Medicare

Medications

Arthritis Foundation
Discount Mail Order Prescriptions
Drug Discount Cards
Drug Information
Food and Drug Administration
Missouri Senior Rx Program
NIH: Taking Medications
Prescription Assistance
Prescription Drug Assistance Locator
Rx Outreach Program

Missouri

Central Missouri Regional Arthritis Center
Eastern Missouri Arthritis Foundation
Eastern Missouri Regional Arthritis Center
Gardens for Everybody
Governor's Council on Disability
Kansas City Area Regional Arthritis Center
Kansas City Lupus Foundation Chapter
Missouri Agrability
Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services
Missouri League for Nursing
Missouri Nurses Association
Northeast Missouri Regional Arthritis Center
Northwest Missouri Regional Arthritis Center
Southeast Missouri Regional Arthritis Center
Southwest Missouri Regional Arthritis Center
St. Louis Lupus Foundation Chapter
Virtual Health Care Team
Western Missouri Arthritis Foundation

National Resources

American Autoimmune Related Disease Association
Americans with Disabilities Act
Arthritis Foundation
Association of State and Territorial Chronic Disease Directors (Chronic Disease Directors - CDD)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/Arthritis Branch
National Center on Physical Activity and Disability
National Institute on Aging
National Institutes of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
National Osteoporosis Foundation
National Rehabilitation Information Center
World Health Organization

Nutrition

It is recommended that all people consult their physician, registered dietitian, certified diabetes educator, or other health care professional for nutritional counseling.
American Dietetics Association
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity
Delicious Decisions
Food and Nutrition Information Center (FNIC)
National Dairy Council
Nutrition Action Healthletter

Osteoporosis

American College Rheumatology
American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
Arthritis Foundation
Bone Health & Osteoporosis Outreach Toolkit
Foundation for Osteoporosis Research and Education
International Osteoporosis Foundation
Medline Plus: Osteoporosis
National Institute on Aging
National Institutes of Arthritis & Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
National Osteoporosis Foundation
NIH Osteoporosis Prevention, Diagnosis, and Therapy Conference Consensus
Osteoporosis and Related Bone Disease
Powerful Girls
Surgeon General's Report on Bone Health and Osteoporosis: 2004
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Other Languages (Multicultural Health Communication Service)

Languages include Arabic, Chinese, Croatian, English, Farsi/Persian, Greek, Italian, Khmer/Cambodian, Korean, Laotian, Macedonian, Polish, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, Tai, and Vietnamese.
Arthritis-You Can Do Something About It
Falls Prevention-Your Home Safety Checklist
How Strong Are Your Bones?
NSW Department of Health
Selected Patient Information Resources

Peer Reviewed Journals

Annals of the Rheumatic diseases
Arthritis Care & Research
Arthritis Research
Journal of the American Medical Association
Journal of Clinical Rheumatology
Nature.com
New England Journal of Medicine
Rheumatology
Science Magazine
The Lancet

Professional Societies

American Academy of Family Physicians
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
American Board of Internal Medicine
American College of Rheumatology
American Dietetics Association
American Geriatrics Society
American Medical Association
American Occupational Therapy Association
American Physical Therapy Association
American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
European League Against Rheumatism
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal & Skin Diseases
The Gerontological Society of America
The National Council on the Aging

Public Health

American Public Health Association
Association of Schools of Public Health

Missouri Public Health Association

Research

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
Arthritis National Research Foundation
Creighton University Osteoporosis Research Center
Foundation for Osteoporosis Research and Quality
John Hopkins
St. Louis University
Stanford University
University of Missouri - Columbia
Washington University

Scleroderma

American College of Rheumatology
Medline Plus
Scleroderma Foundation
Scleroderma Research Foundation

Sjogrens

Sjogren's Syndrome Foundation, Inc.

Spanish (Español)

Curso de Manejo Personal de la Artritis (Arthritis Self-Help)
Informe del ano 2004 del Cirujano General sobre La salud de Los' huesos y osteoporosis
Musculoesqueleticas y de la Piel
NIAMS Instituto Nacional de Artritis y Enfermedades
Tomando Control de su Salud (Chronic Disease Self-Management)

Spondylitis

American College of Rheumatology
Arthritis Foundation
Medline Plus
Spondylitis Association of America

Women's Health

National Women's Health Information Center
National Women's Health Network
Older Women's League