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doi: 10.1097/01.NNN.0000429075.34583.c9
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Assistance Directory: Where to go for more information on the topics discussed in this issue of Neurology Now and for a directory of patient advocacy organizations.

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HELP FOR ALL NEUROLOGIC DISORDERS

American Academy of Neurology Web site aan.com/patients

1-800-879-1960

American Brain Foundation

CureBrainDisease.org

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

nia.nih.gov/alzheimers

1-800-438-4380

Alzheimer's Foundation of America

alzfdn.org

1-866-232-8484

Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration

theaftd.org

1-866-507-7222

Cognitive Dynamics

cognitivedynamics.org

205-759-1585

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CEREBRAL PALSY

United Cerebral Palsy

ucp.org

1-800-872-5827

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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

Living Well With Epilepsy

LivingWellWithEpilepsy.com

SeizureTracker

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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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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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)

Hereditary Neuropathy Foundation

hnf-cure.org

212-722-8396; 855-HELPCMT (435-7268)

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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PAIN

American Pain Foundation

painfoundation.org

1-888-615-PAIN (7246)

American Chronic Pain Association

theacpa.org

1-800-533-3231

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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

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research

michaeljfox.org

1-800-708-7644

Lewy Body Dementia Association

lbda.org

404-935-6444

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

Tremor Action Network

tremoraction.org

510-681-6565

WE MOVE

wemove.org

212-875-8312

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STROKE

American Stroke Association

strokeassociation.org

1-888-4STROKE (478-7653)

National Stroke Association

stroke.org

1-800-STROKES (787-6537)

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