Other Places To Get Help
CDC Sleep and Sleep Disorders page
|Web Address: ||www.cdc.gov/sleep|
This website by the CDC provides accurate, easy-to-read information about sleep and sleep disorders.
|American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM)
|Web Address: ||http://yoursleep.aasmnet.org|
This website was created by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) to provide dependable information related to sleep, sleep disorders, treatments, and services.
|National Center for Complementary and Alternative
Medicine (NCCAM), National Institutes of Health|
|9000 Rockville Pike|
|Bethesda, MD 20892|
|Fax: ||1-866-464-3616 toll-free|
|TDD: ||1-866-464-3615 toll-free|
|Web Address: ||www.nccam.nih.gov|
The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine
(NCCAM) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) explores complementary and
alternative healing practices in the context of rigorous science, trains
complementary and alternative medicine researchers, and gives out authoritative
|National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
|P.O. Box 30105|
|Bethesda, MD 20824-0105|
|Phone: ||(301) 592-8573|
|Fax: ||(240) 629-3246|
|TDD: ||(240) 629-3255|
|Web Address: ||www.nhlbi.nih.gov|
The U.S. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
(NHLBI) information center offers information and publications about preventing
- Diseases affecting the heart and circulation, such as heart
attacks, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, peripheral artery disease, and
heart problems present at birth (congenital heart diseases).
- Diseases that affect the lungs, such as asthma, chronic
obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), emphysema, sleep apnea, and
- Diseases that affect the blood, such as anemia,
hemochromatosis, hemophilia, thalassemia, and von Willebrand disease.
|National Sleep Foundation|
|1010 North Glebe Road|
|Arlington, VA 22201|
|Phone: ||(703) 243-1697
|Web Address: ||www.sleepfoundation.org|
The National Sleep Foundation, an independent nonprofit
organization, can provide you with brochures on sleep disorders and a list of
accredited sleep disorder clinics.
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
Lisa S. Weinstock, MD - Psychiatry
December 1, 2011
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