Description of services provided: This organization provides a wide variety of information geared for patients and healthcare providers. In addition to publishing a scientific journal, the organization also produces fact sheets describing various conditions and procedures. Information regarding health insurance laws pertaining to fertility treatment is also available.
RESOLVE, The National Infertility Association
Address: 7910 Woodmont AVE, Suite 1350 Bethesda, MD 20814
Decription of services provided: With the goals to share information with the public on reproductive disease and treatment and offer support to families, the American Fertility Association (AFA) features an online education series, special events, and a resource directory. (Note: Some aspects of the site require a login, but membership is free.) In addition, you'll find the Association's magazine and monthly newsletters, as well as message boards on a range of topics. Also useful are the article collections on fertility and adoption.
Description of services provided:
While geared toward its over 15,000 members, the American Urological Association (AUA) does provide patient information. The accompanying website, called
, allows you to find information on a condition (either adult or pediatric), search for a urologist, and learn more about this specialty. Information is also available in Spanish.
Please be aware that this information is provided to supplement the care
provided by your physician. It is neither intended nor implied to be a
substitute for professional medical advice. CALL YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER
IMMEDIATELY IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY. Always seek the
advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to
starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a