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Dysautonomia Youth Network of America, Inc. (DYNA)
(MULTILINGUAL) International network. Founded 1999. Provides young patients (under 26) with a support and outreach network focused on positive peer support. Strives to heighten awareness of dysautonomia conditions (postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome, neurally mediated hypotension, neurocardiogenic syncope, vasovagal syncope, generalized dysautonomia, birth dysautonomia, non-familial dysautonomia and post-viral dysautonomia) within the pediatric and adolescent medical communities. Newsletter, literature (English, Spanish, Italian), pen pal program, moderated message board and national conference. Membership is free. Write: DYNA 1301 Greengate Court Waldorf, MD 20601 Voice: 301-705-6995 Fax: 301-638-3962 Website: http://www.dynainc.org E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Verified: 9/13/2013
National Society for MVP and Dysautonomia
National. 54 affiliated groups. Founded 1987. Assists individuals suffering from mitral valve prolapse syndrome and dysautonomia to find support and understanding. Education on symptoms and treatment. Newsletter and literature. Write: National Society for MVP and Dysautonomia 880 Montclair Rd., Suite 370 Birmingham, AL 35213 Voice: 205-592-5765 or 1-800-541-8602 Fax: 205-592-5707 Website: http://www.mvprolapse.com E-mail: email@example.com Verified: 9/12/2013
National Dysautonomia Research Foundation
National. Provides support via Discussion Forum and Medical Network. Write: NDRF PO Box 301 Red Wing, MN 55066-0301 Voice: 651-267-0525 Fax: 651-267-0524 Website: http://www.ndrf.org E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Verified: 9/25/2013
National. Provides support to parents, families and others interested in dysautonomia. Networking and funding for familial dysautonomia research. Information and newsletter. Write: Ann Slaw c/o FD NOW 1170 Green Knolls Dr. Buffalo Grove, IL 60089 Voice: 847-913-0455 Website: http://www.fdnow.org Verified: 7/18/2013
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