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Patient Education Articles

The following links take you to patient-friendly information provided by podiatrychannel, a physician-monitored resource:

Do you have a personal health story that you would like to share with others?

Many people, especially when newly diagnosed, find comfort in knowing that others are having similar experiences. This is also helpful for loved ones of those dealing with health-related issues.

Help others by sharing your story.*

View stories already submitted.

* All submissions are reviewed and then published in the appropriate sections across the network of HealthChannels by Healthcommunities.com, Inc. (publisher of podiatrychannel).


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For an interactive discussion on medical topics, please visit podiatrychannel's peer-to-peer forum.


Support Organizations

The following links are provided and monitored by Healthcommunities.com, the publisher of podiatrychannel The following links are provided and monitored by Healthcommunities.com, the publisher of podiatrychannel:

Healthcommunities.com, Inc., does not endorse specific organizations. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the following links, which are provided as a courtesy. If any information requires updating, please contact podiatrychannel.

Hotlines
National Child Abuse Hotline
1.800.422.4453 (1-800-4-A-Child)

The National Domestic Violence Hotline
1.800.799.7233 (1-800-799-SAFE)

Poison Control
1.800.222.1222

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1.800.273.8255 (1-800-273-TALK)

Amputation
Amputee Coalition of America (ACA)
National Amputation Foundation, Inc.

Arthritis
The Arthritis Research Institute Of America (ARIA)

Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease
Charcot-Marie-Tooth Association

Clubfoot
Clubfoot Mailing List

Diabetes
American Diabetes Association
CDC's Diabetes and Public Health Resource
National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse (NDIC)

Running
American Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine
Disabled Sports USA

Other Podiatry Resources
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
American Podiatric Medical Association
Lyme Disease Info

General Resources
OTCsafety.org: Safe & Effective OTC Medicine Use
Safe Medication

This list of organizations was originally published on www.podiatrychannel.com, a website written and hosted by Healthcommunities.com, Inc.



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