Klinefelter Syndrome (cont.)
Other Places To Get Help
|American Association for Klinefelter Syndrome Information and Support (AAKSIS)|
|c/o Roberta Rappaport, 2945 West Farwell Avenue|
|Chicago, IL 60645-2925|
|Web Address: ||www.aaksis.org|
The American Association for Klinefelter Syndrome Information and Support (AAKSIS) is a national volunteer association with the mission of education, support, research, and understanding of 47 XXY and its variants, collectively known as Klinefelter syndrome.
|8401 Connecticut Avenue|
|Chevy Chase, MD 20815-5817|
|Phone: ||1-800-HORMONE (1-800-467-6663)|
|Web Address: ||www.hormone.org|
The Hormone Foundation is a nonprofit organization started by the Endocrine Society. The organization promotes the prevention, treatment, and cure of hormone-related conditions through public outreach and education.
|Klinefelter Syndrome and Associates (KS&A)|
|11 Keats Court|
|Coto de Caza, CA 92679|
|Phone: ||1-888-XXY-WHAT (1-888-999-9428)|
|Fax: ||(949) 858-3443|
|Web Address: ||http://genetic.org|
KS&A is focused on Knowledge, Support, and Action. It's a nonprofit education and support organization for people who have Klinefelter syndrome or other conditions caused by extra X and/or Y chromosomes.
|March of Dimes|
|1275 Mamaroneck Avenue|
|White Plains, NY 10605|
|Phone: ||(914) 997-4488|
|Web Address: ||www.marchofdimes.com|
The March of Dimes tries to improve the health of babies by preventing birth defects, premature birth, and early death. March of Dimes supports research, community services, education, and advocacy to save babies' lives. The organization's website has information on premature birth, birth defects, birth defects testing, pregnancy, and prenatal care.
|National Institute of Child Health and Human Development|
|P.O. Box 3006|
|Rockville, MD 20847|
|Fax: ||1-866-760-5947 toll-free|
|Web Address: ||www.nichd.nih.gov |
The National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) is part of the U.S. National Institutes of Health. The NICHD conducts and supports research related to the health of children, adults, and families. NICHD has information on its Web site about many health topics. And you can send specific requests to information specialists.
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