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Explore these health, fitness, and wellness SpotLight Links. Some organizations are fighting to find cures, promote early detection, and offer support services. Others offer nutritional guidance, fitness solutions and other preventative approaches to getting and staying healthly.

Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy - SMA is a devastating genetic disease that destroys the nerves that control voluntary movement. Children born with SMA may never crawl, walk, or even lift their head. Donations to FSMA go to finding a treatment and cure for SMA, family support services, and improving care for all patients.

Stand Up To Cancer - Stand Up and Fight For A Cure

Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America - Allergic asthma is the most common form of asthma, affecting over 50% of the 20 million asthma sufferers. Over 2.5 million children under age 18 suffer from allergic asthma.

American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association - Some of the over 80 autoimmune diseases are lupus, type I diabetes, Hashimoto's Thyroid Disease, celiac, multiple sclerosis, Crohn's disease, autoimmune hepatitis, and rheumatoid arthritis.

Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation - Malignant mesothelioma (meso) is the story of Americans (exposed to asbestos) many of whom worked hard to build and defend this country. Each year, approximately three thousand or more Americans develop this malignant tumor.

BringChange2Mind - 1 in 6 adults and almost 1 in 10 children suffer from a diagnosable mental illness. Yet, for many, the stigma associated with the illness, can be as great a challenge as the disease itself.

Autism Speaks - The odds of being diagnosed with Autism is 1 in 150

Alzheimer's Association - The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research.

LIVESTRONG - Cancer Support Services, Advocacy, Research

Susan G. Komen for the Cure - The world’s largest grassroots network of breast cancer survivors and activists.

 
 

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