Suggested Reading

July 28, 2010 3:35 pm

Want to know more about theme parks? Looking for the inside scoop? Check out these Web pages and fan forums. And don’t forget that an Internet search of any park’s name will yield many more resources.

DISboards.com
http://disboards.com[1]
This Disney fan forum has discussions on many theme parks (not just Disney ones).

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“Universal Studios Orlando with Disabilities”
Lisa Fritscher
This podcast tour is available for purchase in a variety of formats from Visual Travel Tours at http://visualtraveltours.com[2].

“Magic Kingdom with Special Needs”
Lisa Fritscher
This short guide is available online at http://disneyworld.orlandovacation.com/articles/special-needs/magic-kingdom.php[3].

“Discovery Cove with Special Needs”
Lisa Fritscher
This guide, similar to the one above, is available online at http://seaworld.orlandovacation.com/articles/discovery-cove-special-needs.php[4].

WDW Radio
http://allears.net[5]
This site has extensive information on Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando, and other theme parks.

Theme Park Review
www.themeparkreview.com[6]
This site has a forum, articles, reviews, and video clips of numerous parks.

Endnotes:
  1. http://disboards.com: http://disboards.com
  2. http://visualtraveltours.com: http://visualtraveltours.com
  3. http://disneyworld.orlandovacation.com/articles/special-needs/magic-kingdom.php: http://disneyworld.orlandovacation.com/articles/special-needs/magic-kingdom.php
  4. http://seaworld.orlandovacation.com/articles/discovery-cove-special-needs.php: http://seaworld.orlandovacation.com/articles/discovery-cove-special-needs.php
  5. http://allears.net: http://disboards.com/awww.wdwradio.com”target=”_blank”http://disboards.com/awww.wdwradio.com/abr/ThisindependentDisneyWorldinformationsitehasanonlineradioshow,adiscussionforum,articles,andvideoandpicturegalleries./ppAllEars.Netbr/ahref=
  6. www.themeparkreview.com: http://www.themeparkreview.com

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Suggested Reading

June 19, 2009 4:20 pm

For more information on thyroid function and disease, look for these books in a public library or bookstore in your area, or log on to the Web sites listed here.

BOOKS
THE THYROID BOOK
A Book for Patients
Martin I. Surks, MD
Omnipress
Madison, Wisconsin, 1999

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COULD IT BE MY THYROID?
Your Complete Guide to the Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatments of Thyroid Problems
Third Edition
Sheldon Rubenfeld, MD
M. Evans and Company, Inc.
New York, 2004

YOUR THYROID
A Home Reference
Revised and Updated
Lawrence C. Wood, MD, David S. Cooper, MD, and E. Chester Ridgway, MD
Ballantine Books
New York, 1996

WEB RESOURCES
AMERICAN THYROID ASSOCIATION
www.thyroid.org[1]
Includes online brochures about thyroid conditions and a “Find a Thyroid Specialist” feature.

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGISTS THYROID AWARENESS
www.thyroidawareness.com[2]
Supplies information about various thyroid conditions, as well as self-assessment tools.

ENDOCRINEWEB.COM
www.endocrineweb.com[3]
In addition to information on thyroid diseases, this Web site has a list of support groups for people with thyroid disorders.

Endnotes:
  1. www.thyroid.org: http://www.thyroid.org
  2. www.thyroidawareness.com: http://www.thyroidawareness.com
  3. www.endocrineweb.com: http://www.endocrineweb.com

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