Useful Links

 

USEFUL LINKS


More links are being added regularly as sites are verified for their appropriateness. Please visit often. If you have a site you have found informative and useful please email us for inclusion on this page.



WORLD & MEDICINE - OPHTHALMOLOGY


http://wmed.narod.ru/w_ophth/image_cl/diseases/lap_d/la_02.htm
 
This site covers Sjögren's Syndrome, and many if not all problems caused to the eyes by autoimmune diseases. Has a wealth of links to other eye disease related sites.



DOCTORS 4U




http://www.doctors4u.com.au/
 
Looking for a Doctor? A Chemist or Pharmacy?
A Gymnasium - Health Fund - Health Retreat - Hospital - Medical Equipment - or Retirement Home??
Find them here with Doctors4U® Australia's premium user friendly Internet Directory reaching over 10 million people Australia wide and 474 million people Worldwide.



FIBROHUGS




http://www.fibrohugs.com/
 
Complete support for FMS and CFS and all related illnesses such as MS, IBS, Lupus, etc.



MY DR.




http://www.mydr.com.au/
 
An excellent Australian site from MIMS,Ncovering vast amounts of health information.



BUT YOU DON’T LOOK SICK?




http://www.butyoudontlooksick.com/
 
This young woman explains so well how someone with lupus feels, it is uncanny. It is so simple and easy to understand. There is also other good information on the site.



LUPUS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA




http://www.lupus.org/
 
This site provides extensive information about Lupus. It also has a health forum where you can interact with other Lupus patients and medical professionals. There are many links - some to online chat rooms too.



AMERICAN AUTOIMMUNE RELATED DISEASES ASSOCIATION INC.




http://www.aarda.org/
 
This site has information on some 60 autoimmune related diseases.



THE LUPUS SITE (UK)




http://www.uklupus.co.uk/
 
This site gives information on just about every condition that is connected with lupus. This site has been set up by a sufferer, and it is packed full of information.



SJOGREN'S SYNDROME FOUNDATION




http://www.sjogrens.org/
 
A good site (in the US) for Sjogren's sufferers which has much information for patients, the latest on research, and news items, and a good list of further reading together with other SS links. They also produce an excellent newsletter.



NATIONAL FIBROMYALGIA ASSOCIATION




http://fmaware.org/
 
A very informative site to help people with fibromyalgia and overlapping syndromes.



BRITISH SJÖGREN'S SYNDROME ASSOCIATION




http://www.bssa.uk.net/
 
The British Sjögren's Syndrome Association is a charitable organisation that aims to educate people about Sjogren's Syndrome, raise awareness surrounding its existence and symptoms, and support research into its cause and treatment.



MYOSITIS ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA




http://www.myositis.org/
 
Contains good descriptions of various inflammatory myopathies and diagnosis criteria. Has Doctor Q. and A. page and a bulletin board for discussions.



SCLERODERMA FOUNDATION




http://www.scleroderma.org/
 
Excellent site for patient information, news on research, a chat room, and many links to scleroderma and overlapping syndromes, and much more.



ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION




http://www.arthritis.org/default.asp
 
Covers all types of Arthritis, with plenty of fact sheets and information on how to ease the effect of arthritis on daily life.



SJOGREN'S WORLD


http://www.sjogrensworld.org/
 
A worldwide Internet Community created for those who have Sjogren's Syndrome. It is a place for all to meet and share experiences and knowledge with others who live with Sjogren's in order to improve quality of life. The loneliness and isolation that often accompanies living with this *rare* disease need not be.



SJOGREN'S SYNDROME NEW ZEALAND


http://www.sjogrensnewzealand.co.nz/
 
An unofficial unincorporated group operated for the benefit of Sjogren's Syndrome sufferers in New Zealand, Australia and elswhere.



LUPUS ASSOCIATION OF NEW SOUTH WALES (AUSTRALIA)




http://www.lupusnsw.org.au
 
The Association is a community based counselling and advocacy service with over 1100 members throughout NSW, ACT and Northern Territory, and a permanently staffed office at North Ryde in Sydney, NSW.



THE LUPUS GROUP OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA




http://www.lupuswa.com.au
 
The Group provides support and education to people with lupus, their carers and the medical profession, while promoting in the broader community an understanding of lupus and its impact on those directly and indirectly involved.



LUPUS AUSTRALIA QLD INC.




http://www.lupus.com.au
 
Lupus Australia Queensland became an Incorporated body on 27th May 1994 and a registered Charity on 19th October 1994. We operate as a non-profit charity organisation in the State of Queensland, Australia.




THYROID AUSTRALIA LTD




http://www.thyroid.org.au/
 
Excellent site for all auto-immune sufferers who have thyroid involvement