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Dementia With Lewy Bodies (cont.)

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Alzheimer’sAssociation
225 N. Michigan Avenue, Fl. 17
Chicago, IL 60601
(800) 272-3900

Alzheimer’sDisease Education and Referral Center (ADEAR)
National Institute on Aging
P.O. Box 8250
Silver Spring, MD 20907-8250
(800) 438-4380
(301) 495-3311

National Institute for Neurological Diseases and Stroke
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD 20892

National Parkinson's Foundation, Inc.
Bob Hope Parkinson's Research Center
1501 NW 9th Avenue
Bob Hope Road
Miami, FL 33136-1494
(800) 327-4545
(305) 547-6666

Parkinson's Disease Foundation
710 West 168th Street
New York, NY 10032-9982
(800) 457-6676

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