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Nutritional & Metabolic Diseases

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Nutrition: General Nutrition | Dietary Recommendations | Dietary Supplements | Caffeine | Carbohydrates | Fats | Fiber | Food Additives | Functional Foods | Minerals | Protein | Sugars and Sweeteners | Vitamins | Acid-Base Balance | Water Balance

Nutritional Disease: Malnutrition | Obesity

Metabolic Disease: General Metabolic Disease | Specific Diseases: A-C, D-G, H-L, M-P, R-Z

Metabolic Diseases:
Mitochondrial Disease

United Mitochondrial Disease Foundation (UMDF)
Mitochondria Research Society (MRS)

Micochondrial Disease Overviews
What is Mitochondrial Disease:UMDF
Types of Mitochondrial Disease Descriptions:UMDF
Mitochondrial Disease in Perspective: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Hope for the Future:MRS
Mitochondrial and Metabolic Disorders--A Primary Care Physician's Guide:Mitrochondrial and Metabolic Disease Center, U.C. San Diego
Mitochondrial DNA:Genetics Home Reference, NLM
Mitochondrial Disorders Overview:GeneReviews
Mitochondrial DNA Deletion Syndromes:GeneReviews

Mitochondrial Neuromuscular Disorders, Overviews
Mitochondrial Myopathies:NINDS
Facts About Mitochondrial Myopathies:Muscular Dystrophy Association
Mitochondrial Myopathies:Muscular Dystrophy Campaign, UK
Mitochondrial Myopathy: An Energy Crisis in the Cells:MRS

Kearns-Sayre Syndrome
Kearns-Sayre Syndrome:NINDS
Kearns-Sayre Syndome:Madisons Foundation

Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy
See Eye Diseases, Optic Nerve Disorders

Leigh's Disease
Leigh's Disease:NINDS
Leigh Disease:Madisons Foundation
Mitochondrial DNA-Associated Leigh Syndrome and NARP:GeneReviews

MELAS Syndrome
MELAS Syndrome:Madisons Foundation
Mitochondrial Encephalomyopathy, Lactic Acidosis, and Stroke-like Episodes:Genetics Home Reference, NLM

MERRF Syndrome
Myoclonic Epilepsy Associated with Ragged-Red Fibers:Madisons Foundation

Mitochondrial Neurogastrointestinal Encephalopathy Disease:Gene Reviews

Neuropathy, Ataxia and Retinitis Pigmentosa:NORD
Neuropathy, Ataxia and Retinitis Pigmentosa:Genetics Home Reference, NLM
Mitochondrial DNA-Associated Leigh Syndrome and NARP:GeneReviews

Pearson's Syndrome
Pearson's Syndrome:Madisons Foundation
Pearson's Syndrome:National Cancer Institute

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