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Spina Bifida Association

Spina Bifida is the most common permanently disabling birth defect that is associated with life. Approximately 166,000 individuals in the United States have Spina Bifida.

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Autoimmune Association

An autoimmune disease develops when a person’s immune system mistakenly identifies healthy cells as foreign cells and attacks them. There are over 100 known autoimmune diseases. Most of these are […]

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American Cancer Society

Cancer occurs in the body when abnormal or old cells continue to live, while the body also creates new cells. This process can then crowd out normal cells, and create […]

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Alzheimer’s Association

Alzheimer’s is the most common form of dementia, a general term for memory loss and other cognitive abilities serious enough to interfere with daily life. The Alzheimer’s Association focuses on accelerating […]

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American Kidney Fund

Kidney disease occurs when the Kidneys are permanently damaged and can no longer clean the waste from the bloodstream. The American Kidney Fund (AKF) fights kidney disease on all fronts […]

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Arthritis Foundation

Arthritis is an informal way of referring to joint pain or joint disease. There are more than 100 types of Arthritis related conditions. Common arthritis joint symptoms include swelling, pain, […]

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National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Multiple Sclerosis involves an immune-mediated process in which an abnormal response of the body’s immune system is directed against the central nervous system. The National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s mission is […]

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American Heart Association

Heart and blood vessel disease (also called heart disease) includes numerous problems, many of which are related to a process called atherosclerosis. The AHA us the nation’s oldest and largest […]

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National Psoriasis Foundation

Psoriasis is an immune-mediated disease that causes inflammation in the body that may causes visible signs of inflammation such as raised plaques and scales on the skin. The National Psoriasis […]

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