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Cheryl Switzer
1309 12th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94122

Internet Resources

Abstract has provided Information, Support and Advocacy since 1999, and is an all-volunteer, patient-managed 501(c)3 non-profit organization. The mission of PHCentral is to be the definitive internet resource for PH-related information for patients, caregivers, and medical professionals. The organization's mission includes: Guiding newly-diagnosed patients to answers and support; Presenting medical news from the popular media; Offering a forum for an array of opinions on PH topics; Providing practical tips and information for living with PH; Connecting patients, caregivers, family and friends with shared interests and talents; Gathering, critiquing, and linking to potentially useful internet resources and publications; Defining the roles of organizations within the international PH Resource Community: groups which offer support, education, advocacy, treatment development, or research toward a cure; Listening to your comments, getting you involved, responding to your needs. Site features include: Daily medical news updates; medical basics; a section for coping and connecting including a private, moderated message board; and links to many other useful resources. .



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Date Entered: 12/18/2001
Date Edited: 3/20/2013
Date Revised: 2/8/2013
Health Referral Number: HR3504
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