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Arthritis Resources

If you’re looking for arthritis information, the following resources and links were selected and approved by health care professionals within The Cleveland Clinic Health Center. The purpose of these addresses and links is to provide you with additional information only. The inclusion of links to web sites other than The Cleveland Clinic does not imply any endorsement of the material on the web sites or any association with their operators.

The American College of Rheumatology
1800 Century Place, Suite 250
Atlanta, GA 30345
Tel: (404) 633-3777
http://www.rheumatology.org/

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The National Psoriasis Foundation
6600 SW 92nd Avenue, Suite 300
Portland, OR 97223
Tel: (503) 244-7404 OR 800.723.9166

The Arthritis Foundation
P.O. Box 7669
Atlanta, GA 30357-0669
Tel: (800) 568-4045
http://www.arthritis.org

The American Juvenile Arthritis Organization
1330 West Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA 30309
Tel: (404) 965-7538
http://www.arthritis.org/communities/ juvenile_arthritis/children_young_adults.asp

Road Back Foundation
P.O. Box 447
Orleans, MA 02653
Tel: (614) 227-1556
http://roadback.org

Lupus Foundation of America
2000 L Street, N.W., Suite
Washington, DC 20036
Tel: 800-558-0121
www.lupus.org

The Fibromyalgia Network
P.O. Box 31750
Tucson, AZ 85751
Tel: (800) 853-2929
http://www.fmnetnews.com/

The International Network for the Study of Systemic Vasculitides (INSYS)
P.O. Box 31750
Tucson, AZ 85751
Tel: (800) 853-2929
http://www2.ccf.org/inssys/

Lyme Disease Foundation
PO Box 332
Tolland, CT 06084-0332
Phone: 860-870-0070
Fax: 860-870-0080
24 Hour Hotline: 800-886-LYME (5963)
www.lyme.org

The Scoliosis Research Society
555 East Wells Street, Suite 1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202-3823
Tel: (414) 289-9107
www.srs.org

The Scoliosis Association, Inc.
P.O. Box 811705
Boca Raton, FL 33481-1705
Tel: (561) 994-4435
www.scoliosis-assoc.org

 

Reviewed by the doctors at The Cleveland Clinic Department of Rheumatic and Immunologic Diseases.

WebMD Medical Reference

Edited by Cynthia Dennison Haines, MD on February 01, 2006

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