Category Archives: Featured Link

Featured Link — Asthma and Allergy Foundation

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation site has excellent resources for those who suffer from one of these diseases. Here is an excerpt from their Educational Resources page: AAFA is the only asthma and allergy patient organization that offers educational programs … Continue reading

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Featured Link — American Brain Tumor Association

Founded in 1973, the American Brain Tumor Association (ABTA) was first and is now the only national organization committed to funding brain tumor research and providing information and education on all tumor types and all age groups. For 40 years, the … Continue reading

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Featured Link — The American Skin Association

The American Skin Association sounds a bit odd to me, but it is an important research group doing great work in combatting skin diseases, including skin cancer. Check out this site for tons of information about skin care and prevention and treatment … Continue reading

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Featured Link — 4 Paws for Ability

This organization provides service animals for people of all ages, including children. Here is some information from the site: Mission Statement 4 Paws for Ability, Inc. mission is to: Enrich the lives of children with disabilities by the training and … Continue reading

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Featured Link — How Scammers Rip Off Seniors

Senior citizens are sadly frequent targets of all types of scams — partly because they tend to be more trusting than younger people. The Dallas Morning News recently ran an excellent article about some of the scams, and how to … Continue reading

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Featured Link — Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Almost all of us need help with our financial decisions. Without the proper education or training, it’s hard to make sense of some of the choices we face. And unfortunately, making sense of those choices seems to become harder as … Continue reading

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Featured Link — Texas PricePoint

About Texas PricePoint Welcome to Texas PricePoint, a user-friendly resource for information on Texas hospitals. Texas PricePoint is sponsored by the Texas Hospital Association, an Austin-based nonprofit statewide trade association representing hospitals and health systems. This site was created to provide basic demographic, quality … Continue reading

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Featured Link — Stroke Information & Resource Guide

This terrific information about strokes is from the site https://www.acls.net. A stroke is a very serious condition that can lead to death or disability if not treated immediately. In fact, the CDC states that in the United States it is the … Continue reading

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Featured Link — Apps for Nurses

Here’s a interesting site intended for nurses, but helpful for almost anyone. It has a list of smartphone apps that the site believes all nurses should have. I found a few that I added to my phone, and I hope you do … Continue reading

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Featured Link — Parkinson’s Disease Foundation

The Parkinson’s Disease Foundation (PDF) is a leading national presence in Parkinson’s disease research, education and public advocacy. We are working for the nearly one million people in the US who live with Parkinson’s by funding promising scientific research while supporting people … Continue reading

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