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C O M P U T E R   C O R N E R



by Terry Tanner,
Master Gardener


AMERICAN COLLEGE OF RHEUMATOLOGY
Log on to the ACR Web site to read fact sheets about various arthritis conditions. Click on "Find a Rheumatalogist" to locate an arthritis specialist in your area. www.rheumatology.org/patients/factsheets.html

ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION
The Arthritis Foundation Web site offers overviews of the different types of arthritis, as well as information about medicines, surgery, and other treatments. You can order informational brochures online or by calling the toll-free number. www.arthritis.org/conditions/default.asp

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF ARTHRITIS AND MUSCULOSKELETAL AND SKIN DISEASE
Visit the NIAMS Web site for comprehensive information about various types of arthritis. Calling the toll-free number connects you to the NIAMS Information Clearinghouse, from which you can order arthritis brochures and information packets. www.niams.nih.gov/hi/index.htm

DIABETES RECIPES
Judith Jones Ambrosini, a chef and food writer based in New York offers healthy, delicious recipes at the Diabetes Cyber Kitchen. www.diabetes.com

COUPONS ON AZCENTRAL.COM
Just click to print only the coupons you want. Then save!! coupons.azcentral.com

WISE EARS
Free information about noise-induced hearing loss. From WISE EARS, a national coalition of government agencies, public organizations, businesses, industries and unions to prevent noise-induced hearing loss. Sponsored by the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, NIH, and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, CDC. www.nidcd.nih.gov/health/wise

TAX HELP
The IRS has numerous publications on a variety of tax-related topics available by phone, fax or the Internet. Forms and publications are listed by number and then title. And there's a search feature you can use if you know the topic but not the number of the form or publication. www.irs.gov

CHILDREN AND HERB GARDENING
For information on books about gardening with children, visit the Herb Society of America's Web site. www.herbsociety.org/library/child1/html



Maricopa County Master Gardener Volunteer Information
Last Updated January 25, 2003
Author: Lucy K. Bradley, Extension Agent Urban Horticulture, University of Arizona Cooperative Extension, Maricopa County
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