The mission of the American Academy of Osteopathy is to teach, advocate, and research the science, art and philosophy of osteopathic medicine, emphasizing the integration of osteopathic principles, practice and manipulative treatment in patient care.

This comprehensive website covers major systems such as Heart, Blood Circulation, Blood, Lymphatic/Immune, Respiratory, Urinary, Digestive, Fluid/Electrolyte/Acid-Base, Metabolism, Reproductive, Embryology, and Genetics. Intuitive controls allow the user to zoom, rotate, and peel away layers to explore anatomical structures in depth. National Library of Medicine's Visible Human Project has produced high resolution (4096 x 2048 x 24 bits) cryosectional color images of human anatomy.

Also included are MRIs, X-rays, live-action movies, animations, and quizzes. The Lister Hill National Center for Biomedical Communications, an R&D division of the NLM, through its Communications Engineering Branch, has created a database for this image dataset as well as for 3D rendered images of anatomic objects created from cryosectional images (cross-sections or slices).

ABLEDATA provides objective information about assistive technology products and rehabilitation equipment available from domestic and international sources.

Although ABLEDATA does not sell any products, we can help you locate the companies that do.

Because of our diverse 7,000 plus membership and our exceptional programs, children and adults have the opportunity to learn powerful lessons in community, character-building, skill development, and healthy living — lessons that can be learned nowhere else.

The AOA is a member association representing more than 67,000 osteopathic physicians (D. The AOA serves as the primary certifying body for D.

Alzheimer's Association provides information and support to family members, caregivers, and health professionals on Alzheimer's disease.

It is updated daily and includes news, resources and information such as causes, warning signs, diagnosis, treatments, stages, brain tour, myths, statistics, and related disorders along with fact sheets and a diversity toolbox.

A useful glossary, chat and other online forums, a clinical trials index, funded studies (by state), papers and presentations, research theories, and more are included.