Reference Links

Medical Links

American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons http://www.aaos.org/


American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons Patient Education http://orthoinfo.aaos.org
Find quality information quickly on the AAOS patient education web site.


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American Childhood Cancer Organization http://acco.org
Information and support for children and adolescents with cancer and their families.


American Heart Association http://americanheart.org/
The American Heart Association Web site gives people of all ages the facts on heart disease and stroke.


American Medical Association http://www.ama-assn.org/
The official Web site of the American Medical Association.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://www.cdc.gov
Fact sheets, disease prevention and other health info;
links to state and local health departments.


Medicare http://medicare.gov/
The Official U.S. Government Site for People with Medicare


Mesothelioma Guide http://www.mesotheliomaguide.com
Mesothelioma Guide helps patients and their families by providing resources for those who have been affected by mesothelioma


Mesothelioma Group Mesothelioma Support Group http://www.mesotheliomagroup.com/
Our Goal: To lead the way in supporting and encouraging mesothelioma patients


Mesothelioma lawyer Mesothelioma Lawyer Center

Helping families connect with leading mesothelioma lawyers in their area.


Consumer Safety https://www.consumersafety.org/Consumer Safety
To provide the latest information about recalls and safety-related news concerning drugs, medical devices, food, and consumer products accessible to everyone in a transparent, easily understandable way.


Asbestos.com  http://www.asbestos.com/Asbestos.com Logo
Provides information on mesothelioma cancer and other asbestos related illnesses.


National Library of Medicine http://www.nlm.nih.gov/
The National Library of Medicine Web site provides diverse health information.




National Osteoporosis Foundation http://www.nof.org/
The National Osteoporosis Foundation is a leading resource for up-to-date, medically sound information on the causes, prevention, detection and treatment of osteoporosis.




North American Spine Society http://www.spine.org
Information on preventing spine injury, as well as education about common spine conditions.


Quackwatch http://www.quackwatch.com/
A review of the backgrounds and practice histories of many of the popular practitioners who promote alternative treatments.




Spine-Health.com http://www.spine-health.com/
This site provides diverse information concerning the back, neck, and spine.

Texas Medical Association http://www.texmed.org
Got questions? Ask the TMA knowledge base. Its open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on the associations website.

Reviews.com http://www.reviews.com/online-tutoring/#tutoring_disabilities
In-depth tutoring guide designed to help students with disabilities who may have a harder time in classroom setting.


Governmental Links

Texas Legislature http://www.capitol.state.tx.us/
Texas Legislative Information including bills, legislators, capitol information.

The Scoliosis Association, Inc. http://www.scoliosis-assoc.org
The Scoliosis Association, Inc. is a non-profit, volunteer non-medical organization. Since 1974, we have been helping those with scoliosis by providing information and having support groups and information lines.

U.S. Food and Drug Administration http://www.fda.gov/ 
Comprehensive information about drugs, medical devices, products and current research.

Federal Legislative Information http://thomas.loc.gov/
Congressional records, Bills, Committee Information, US Government Internet Resources

Patient Advocates of Texas http://www.patx.org/
Information on Texas Workers Compensation litigation.

U.S. House of Representatives http://www.house.gov/ 

U.S. Pharmacopia http://www.usp.org

Standards for more than 3,700 medications and dietary supplements.

U.S. Senate http://www.senate.gov