APS Foundation of America, Inc.
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The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is dedicated to fostering and facilitating joint efforts in the areas of education, public awareness, research and patient services in an effective and ethical manner.
Antiphospholipid Syndrome, Autoimmune Diseases, Blood Clot, Chronic illness, Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), Embolism, HELLP syndrome, Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Lupus, Migraine, Multiple sclerosis, Pregnancy Loss, Thrombophilia, Women's Illnesses, Stroke
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Information Provided for
- Affected Individuals
- Families of Affected Individuals
- Care Providers
- Health Care Professionals
- The Public
Printed Materials Provided in
Educational Materials Include
- Fact Sheet(s)
- Journal Articles on Condition
- Research Updates
Conferences & Workshops
No information is available for Conferences/Workshops.
Service and Support Information
Range of Services Include
- Referrals to Local Chapter or Group
- Referrals to Research Studies
- Peer Support
- Peer-to-peer Counseling
- Medical Referrals
- Referrals for Non-medical Services
- Non-medical Services
- Financial Referrals
- Awareness Programs
- E-mail List
- Chat Room
Financial Assistance for
No information is available for Financial Assistance for.
No information is available for Cohort Development.
No information is available for Disease Characterization.
No information is available for Research Management.
No information is available for Research Funding.
Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome
This pamphlet is a layman’s terms summary of Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS). It covers such topics as diagnosis, symptoms, treatment, and coping. It is meant for patients newly diagnosed, however would also be good for informing friends and family
Migraine Signs and Symptoms
A migraine is a throbbing or pulsating headache that is often one sided (unilateral) and associated with nausea; vomiting; sensitivity to light, sound, and smells; sleep disruption; and depression. Attacks are often recurrent and tend to become less
Handout on Health: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
This booklet is for people who have systemic lupus erythematosus, commonly called SLE or lupus, as well as for their family and friends and others who want to better understand the disease. The booklet describes the disease and its symptoms and conta
Deep Vein Thrombosis
A deep vein thrombosis (throm-BO-sis) is a blood clot that forms in a vein deep in the body. Most deep vein clots occur in the leg or hip veins. They also can occur in other parts of the body, such as arm, chest or other areas. Blood clots in the vei
Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome (APS) & Pregnancy
Antiphospholipid antibody syndrome (APS) is an illness that involve the immune system, and causes increased clotting of the blood. Normally antibodies, chemicals made by the immune system, are helpful in fighting germs or viral infections from outsid
APS Friends & Support Forum
Are you looking for Support for Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, APS, APLS, APLA, Hughes Syndrome, or Sticky Blood? Well you've come to the right place! This is an private forum for people who have Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, friends, fam
APS Foundation of America, Inc Fan Page
The APS Foundation of America, Inc. is the leading United States nonprofit health agency dedicated to bringing national awareness to Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome (APS).