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OrganizationCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The CDC (the national public health institute of the United States) promotes health and quality of life by preventing and controlling disease, injury, and disability.

OrganizationAmerican Society of Hematology
This group provides information relating to blood, blood-forming tissues, and blood diseases.

OrganizationNational Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
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.

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

OtherSickle Cell Information Center
The mission of this site is to provide patient and professional education, news, research updates, and sickle cell resources.

OrganizationIron Disorders Institute
Iron Disorders Institute's mission is to reduce pain, suffering, and death because of disorders such as hereditary hemochromatosis, acquired iron overload, porphyria cutanea tarda, sideroblastic anemia, thalassemia, African siderosis, iron deficiency anemia, and anemia of chronic disease.

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