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Aplastic Anemia and MDS International Foundation, Inc.
http://www.aplastic.org/
This group serves as a resource directory for patient assistance and emotional support while specializing in aplastic anemia and myelodysplastic syndrome cases.

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov
The NHLBI provides the public with educational resources relating to the treatment of heart, blood vessel, lung, and blood diseases as well as sleep disorders.

Sickle Cell Disease Association of America
http://www.sicklecelldisease.org
This group provides education, advocacy, and other initiatives to promote awareness of and support for sickle cell disease programs.

Sickle Cell Information Center
http://www.scinfo.org
The mission of this site is to provide patient and professional education, news, research updates, and sickle cell resources.

American Red Cross
http://www.redcross.org
The American Red Cross helps prepare communities for emergencies and works to keep people safe every day. The website has information on first aid, safety, and more.

National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP)
http://www.marrow.org
The NMDP is a nonprofit organization that facilitates unrelated marrow and blood stem cell transplants for people with life-threatening diseases who do not have matching donors in their families.

American Association of Blood Banks
http://www.aabb.org
This site of the American Association of Blood Banks describes blood banking and transfusions.

National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF)
http://www.hemophilia.org/home.htm
The NHF's Web site contains information on bleeding disorders such as hemophilia.

American Society of Hematology
http://www.hematology.org/
This group provides information relating to blood, blood-forming tissues, and blood diseases.

World Federation of Hemophilia
http://www.wfh.org
This organization is dedicated to introducing, improving, and maintaining care for persons with hemophilia and related disorders.

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