Neurology Now:
doi: 10.1097/01.NNN.0000405023.63661.3c
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HELP FOR ALL NEUROLOGICAL DISORDERS

American Academy of Neurology

Web site aan.com/patients

1-800-879-1960

CaringBridge® (free, personalized Web sites to support your health journey)

Caringbridge.org

651-452-7940

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

ninds.nih.gov

Well Spouse Association

wellspouse.org

1-800-838-0879

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ALZHEIMER 'S DISEASE

Alzheimer's Association

alz.org

1-800-272-3900

Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral Center

alzheimers.org

1-800-438-4380

Alzheimer's Foundation of America

alzfdn.org

1-866-232-8484

Association for Frontotemporal Dementias

theaftd.org

1-866-507-7222

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AUTISM

Autism Society of America

autism-society.org

1-800-3AUTISM (1-800-328-8476)

Autism Speaks, Inc.

autismspeaks.org

212-252-8584

Global and Regional Asperger Syndrome Partnership

grasp.org

1-888-474-7277

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CEREBRAL PALSY

United Cerebral Palsy

ucp.org; 1-800-872-5827

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DYSTONIA

American Dystonia Society

310-237-5478

dystonia.us

Dystonia Foundation

dystonia-foundation.org

1-800-377-DYST (1-800-377-3978)

Spasmodic Torticollis

spasmodictorticollis.org

1-888-445-4588

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EPILEPSY AND SEIZURES

Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE)

CUREepilepsy.org; 312-255-1801

Epilepsy Foundation

epilepsyfoundation.org

1-800-332-1000

Epilepsy Therapy Project

epilepsy.com/epilepsy_therapy_project

540-687-8077

Seizure Tracker

SeizureTracker.com

info@seizuretracker.com

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HEADACHE/MIGRAINE

American Headache Society Committee for Headache Education (ACHE)

achenet.org

856-423-0043

Migraine Research Foundation

migraineresearchfoundation.org

212-249-5402

National Headache Foundation

headaches.org

888-NHF-5552 (888-643-5552)

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HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE

Hereditary Disease Foundation

hdfoundation.org

212-928-2121

Huntington's Disease Society of America

hdsa.org

1-800-345-HDSA (1-800-345-4372)

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HYDROCEPHALUS

Hydrocephalus Association

hydroassoc.org

1-888-598-3789

National Hydrocephalus Foundation

nhfonline.org

1-888-857-3434

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MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS

MSFriends

msfriends.org

1-877-MSFRIENDS

MSWorld

msworld.org

Multiple Sclerosis Association of America

msassociation.org

1-800-532-7667

Multiple Sclerosis Foundation

msfocus.org; 1-800-225-6495

National Multiple Sclerosis Society

nationalmssociety.org

1-800-FIGHT-MS (1-800-344-4867)

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MYASTHENIA GRAVIS

Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America

myasthenia.org

1-800-541-5454

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NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASES

ALS Association

alsa.org; 1-800-782-4747

Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association

charcot-marie-tooth.org

610-499-9264

1-800-606-CMTA (2682)

Kennedy's Disease Association

kennedysdisease.org

559-658-5950

Moebius Syndrome Foundation

moebiussyndrome.com

1-660-834-3406

Muscular Dystrophy Association

mda.org

1-800-FIGHT-MD (1-800-344-4863)

Neuropathy Association

neuropathy.org

212-692-0662

Spastic Paraplegia Foundation, Inc.

sp-foundation.org; 1-877-773-4483

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PARKINSON'S DISEASE & MOVEMENT DISORDERS

American Parkinson

Disease Association

apdaparkinson.org

1-800-223-2732

Foundation for PSP, CBD and Related Brain Diseases

curepsp.org; 1-800-457-4777

International Essential

Tremor Foundation

essentialtremor.org

1-888-387-3667

Lewy Body Dementia Association

lbda.org

404-935-6444

National Ataxia Foundation

ataxia.org

763-553-0020

National Parkinson Foundation

parkinson.org

1-800-327-4545

Parkinson's Disease Foundation

pdf.org

1-800-457-6676

The Parkinson's Institute and Clinical Center

thepi.org; 1-800-655-2273

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STROKE

American Stroke Association: A Division of American Heart Association

strokeassociation.org

1-888-4STROKE (478-7653)

National Stroke Association

stroke.org

1-800-STROKES (787-6537)

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TRAUMA

Brain Injury Association of America

biausa.org; 1-800-444-6443

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