BrainWeb provides links to validated sites about brain diseases and disorders. These include outside resources reviewed by scientific advisors, as well as articles in Dana publications.

Sites listed in BrainWeb detail more than 25 common brain diseases and disorders, and include some of the Internet’s best general neuroscience and health resources. They offer descriptions of conditions, FAQs (frequently asked questions), background for talking with physicians, treatment options, support information for families and caregivers, organization contacts, and sources for more information.

BrainWeb and its links are suitable for lay readers, including students and educators, as well as people with brain disorders, their families, and caregivers.

BrainWeb Scientific Advisors: John H. Byrne, Ph.D., University of Texas Medical School at Houston, and Bernice Grafstein, Ph.D., Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Editor: Bill Glovin

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The listing of an organization's Web site does not imply endorsement by the Dana Foundation or the Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives. The information provided is not a substitute for medical advice; be sure to consult your doctor for diagnosis and treatment.