K-PAX is interested in providing our site visitors with links to the following websites. These websites may contain valuable information that can help benefit your health in a variety of ways.
Health Information Websites
http://www.thebody.com - A very comprehensive HIV/AIDS news and resource site
http://www.cdc.gov/hiv - The Centers for Disease Control information page on HIV infection
http://hivinsite.ucsf.edu - Comprehensive, up-to-date information on HIV/AIDS treatment, prevention, and policy from the University of California San Francisco
https://mesothelioma.net/mesothelioma/ - A comprehensive website providing many tools for navigating Mesothelioma including treatments, financial resources, veterans assistance, along with free resource materials. Sponsored by the American Cancer Society, MD Anderson Cancer center, Make a Wish and others.
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
http://www.cdc.gov/cfs - A comprehensive website featuring disease diagnosis and resource tools for professionals and people with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
http://www.cfids.org - The Chronic Fatigue and Immune Dysfunction Syndrome Association of America (CFIDS) is the largest and most active charitable organization dedicated to diagnosing, curing, and preventing CFS and CFIDS.
http://www.fmnetnews.com - The Fibromyalgia Network provides patient-focused treatment and research news, including educational materials and an online journal for those suffering from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibromyalgia.
http://www.heart.org/heartorg - The American Heart Association offers a wealth of information for patients, healthcare workers, and educators on preventing and treating heart disease and stroke.
https://my.clevelandclinic.org - The latest information about heart and vascular disorders, treatments, tests and prevention from the Miller Family Heart & Vascular Institute at the Cleveland Clinic.
http://www.womenshealth.gov/for-your-heart - Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Office of Women's Health, this site offers a customized tool to help women with their heart health needs.
Parkinson's Disease, Alzheimers Disease and Brain Health
http://www.alz.org - This is a comprehensive site dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimers Disease by the Alzheimers Association.
http://www.alzfdn.org - The Alzheimers Foundation of America is an umbrella-group of over 1,600 member organizations that collaborate on education, resources, program design and implementation, fundraising and advocacy for Alzheimers Disease.
http://www.womenshealth.gov- An A-Z guide to womens health matters from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
http://www.childbirthconnection.org- ChildbirthConnection.org is an evidence-based resource hub for pregnancy planning, labor and birth, and the postpartum period.
http://www.healthywomen.org- Comprehensive information on womens health from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Office of Womens Health.
http://www.ohtn.on.ca - The Ontario HIV Treatment Network - a collaborative network of researchers, health service providers, policy makers, community members and people with HIV who work together to promote excellence and innovation in HIV treatment, research, education in Ontario.
https://www.fiar.us The Foundation for Integrative AIDS Research - a non-profit organization, sponsors and stimulates interest in clinical trials of herbal and nutritional treatments for people with HIV, AIDS and/or chronic viral hepatitis. The goal is to show whether or not these treatments can lessen symptoms, delay the need for Western drugs or reduce side effects. Some studies are carried out in developing nations where indigenous treatments are used and antiretroviral drugs (ARV) are largely unavailable. FIAR also seeks to bring ARV, self-empowering information and prevention to such under-served areas.
http://www.womenshealth.gov/hiv/research - To confront the growing problem of HIV infection and AIDS in women, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) has made research on women an important part of the institute's AIDS research program.