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Local and national support groups can be found on the web, through local libraries, your health care provider, and the yellow pages under "social service organizations."

Alternative Names

Support groups - by disease and condition

Review Date 11/2/2014

Updated by: Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director and Director of Didactic Curriculum, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, Department of Family Medicine, UW Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.