The American College of Rheumatology is a professional organization of rheumatologists and associated health professionals who cure disorders of the joints, muscles and bones. The organization represents more than 8,500 rheumatologists and rheumatology health professionals around the world. On their site you can find information about various rheumatic conditions, including arthritis and lupus, news about treatments and patient resources.
The Arthritis Foundation’s mission is to improve lives through leadership in the prevention, control and cure of arthritis and related diseases. On their site you can learn more about different kinds of arthritis, the prevention and management of arthritis, current and past research about arthritis, patient resources, tips on living with arthritis and find arthritis support groups and events in your area.
The European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) represents the patient, health professional and scientific societies of rheumatology of all the European nations. EULAR aims to promote, stimulate and support the research, prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of rheumatic diseases. The EULAR website provides information on league members and research on rheumatic diseases.
Everyday Health is a leading provider of online health and wellness information. This website features information on a number of conditions, including many forms of arthritis and arthritis-related diseases, information on various medicine and vitamins, tips for healthy living, healthy recipes, advice columns and online support groups.
The mission of the Lupus Foundation of Colorado is to improve the quality of life for people affected by lupus and to promote efforts for the diagnosis, treatment, prevention and cure of lupus. Their website provides in-depth information about lupus including its causes, symptoms, and treatments, tips and first hand accounts on living with lupus, patient resources and local events.
The Myositis Association (TMA) provides information and support to the myositis community and the physicians who treat individuals diagnosed with myositis. The Association also supports researchers working towards better treatments and ultimately, a cure, for this debilitating disease. The website provides information on myositis including types, treatments and complications, resources for those living with myositis and their loved ones, support groups and community forums and up to date search about myositis.