Health Impairments Resources
The World Wide Web is abundant with resources on specific health conditions. Several Web sites provide information related to supporting students with health concerns.
The following Web sites focus on specific health conditions:
AIDS Research Information Center
Library, resources, links, hotline and services information.
American Burn Association
Information and resources from the burn association.
American Cancer Society
General information on cancer.
American Diabetes Association
General information on diabetes.
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
Provides information as well as a resource directory pointing to sources of information.
The Arthritis Foundation
General information on arthritis.
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA)
General information, news, support groups and resource catalog for asthma and allergy-related topics.
Disability-Related Resources on the Internet
A comprehensive list of Web sites and discussion lists related to disability.
Epilepsy Foundation of America
General information, research, advocacy services, marketplace and electronic communities.
Guillain-Barre Syndrome Foundation International
Information and Resources on Gullian-Barre Syndrome.
Lupus Foundation of America
A comprehensive research and communication tool.
Multiple Sclerosis Foundation, Inc. (MSF)
General information on Multiple Sclerosis and mailing list options.
Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA)
General information on Muscular dystrophy
National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)
Rare diseases database that provides information and resources on hundreds of rare diseases.
Tourette Syndrome Association, Inc.
Educational materials, support services, and research on Tourette Syndrome.
Trace Research and Development Center
An interdisciplinary research, development and resource center on technology and disability.
For additional information and resources consult the DO-IT publication Disability-Related Resources on the Internet.