Living with Arthritis: Resources
The following are resources and Web sites that can help people with arthritis find support, education and new information to meet their daily life goals.
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
345 E. Superior Street, First Floor
Chicago IL 60611
1-312-238-LIFE (5433) Fax 1-312-238-2860
The LIFE Center
P.O. Box 7669
Atlanta, GA 30357-0669
National Fibromyalgia Association
2200 N. Glassell St., Suite A,
Orange, CA 92865
1-714-921-0150 Fax: 714-921-6920
THEIR MISSION: To develop and execute programs dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with fibromyalgia.
Spondylitis Association of America
P.O. Box 5872
Sherman Oaks, CA 91413
THEIR MISSION: "To be a leader in the quest to cure ankylosing spondylitis and related diseases, and to empower those affected to live life to the fullest."
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM)
THEIR MISSION: Explore complementary and alternative healing practices in the context of rigorous science; Train complementary and alternative medicine researchers; Disseminate authoritative information to the public and professionals.
American College of Rheumatology Patient Education
1800 Century Place, Suite 250
Atlanta, GA 30345-4300
THEIR MISSION: The ACR is an organization of and for physicians, health professionals, and scientists that advances rheumatology through programs of education, research, advocacy and practice support that foster excellence in the care of people with arthritis and rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases.