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Thalidomide in the News

Information about thalidomide

Other organizations of thalidomiders around the world

Other Interesting Link
  • The Celgene Corporation - American manufacturer and distributor of thalidomide.
  • Motherisk - Treating the mother - protecting the unborn
  • Organization of Teratology Information Specialists (OTIS)
  • Teratology Society - The Teratology Society is a multidisciplinary scientific society founded in 1960, the members of which study the causes and biological processes leading to abnormal development and birth defects at the fundamental and clinical level, and appropriate measures for prevention.
  • Tetra society of North America - The purpose of Tetra is to recruit skilled volunteer engineers and technicians to create assistive devices for people with disabilities
  • Thalidomide Trust UK
  • Dysmelia - Belgium.   Since 1963 and for three generations, Dysmelia has been here to listen, to reassure and to provide information and advice to all people involved in the absence or disformation of limbs (caused or not by thalidomide).
  • Drugwatch -  Web site database featuring extensive information about thousands of different medications and drugs currently on the market or previously available worldwide.

Don't Tell Me I Can't - The Triumphant Story of a Thalidomide Survivor

by Leigh Gath
Publication: Book Republic, November 2011
Language: English
ISBN: 978-1-907221-28-6


No Hand to Hold & No Legs to Dance on: A Thalidomide Survivor's Story

by Louise Medus and Gill Swain
Publisher: Accent Press (UK) 2009
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1906373574
ISBN-13: 978-1906373573


Profit vor Menschenrecht

by Stephan Nuding
Publisher: Dr. Rath Health Foundation, 2011
Language: German
ISBN: 978-90-76332-71-0

Problems of Birth Defects: From Hippocrates to Thalidomide and After
by T.V.N. Persaud (Editor)
Hardcover: 416 pages
Publisher: Springer; 1 edition (Aug 31 1977)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0852001509
ISBN-13: 978-0852001509
Beyond Thalidomide
by McCredie (Author)
Hardcover: 418 pages
Publisher: Royal Society of Med Press; 1 edition (Jun 15 2007)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1853157414
ISBN-13: 978-1853157417

Dark remedy: The impact of thalidomide and its revival as a vital medicine
by Trent D Stephens (Author)
Hardcover: 208 pages
Publisher: Harpercollinscanadaltd; 1 edition (Jan 4 2001)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0738204048
ISBN-13: 978-0738204048
Thalidomide - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and Annotated Research Guide to Internet References
by Icon Health Publications (Author)
Paperback: 252 pages
Publisher: Icon Health Publications (June 2004)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0597846537
ISBN-13: 978-0597846533
Suffer the Children: The Story of Thalidomide
by London Sunday Times (Author), Elaine Potter (Author)
Hardcover: 309 pages
Publisher: Viking Press (February 1979)
ISBN-10: 0670681148
ISBN-13: 978-0670681143



Le drame de la thalidomide : un médicament sans frontières

By Jérôme Janicki
Publisher : L'Harmattan, France (2009)
Language : French
ISBN : 978-2-296-08968-6


Just a Little White Sleeping Pill

By Nadja Yllner
Publisher : Recito, Sweden (2008)
Language : English
ISBN : 978-91-86035-32-7


Four Fingers and Thirteen Toes

by Rosaleen Moriarty-Simmonds
Publisher: AuthorHouse UK
Language: English                 
ISBN: 9781438942995

A Gift of Hope
by Tony Melendez (Author)
Publisher: Angelus Pr (September 1997)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0005235774
ISBN-13: 978-0005235775
Look, No Hands!: The Inspiring Story of Brian Gault
by Joni Eareckson Tada (Foreword), Brian Gault (Author), Helena Rogers (Author)
Paperback: 192 pages
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton (February 2000)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 034074636X
ISBN-13: 978-0340746363
Thalidomide Kid
by Kate Rigby (Author)
Paperback: 268 pages
Publisher: Bewrite Books (February 2007)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1904492940
ISBN-13: 978-1904492948
Thalidomide: Index of New Information for Research, Reference & Therapy (Paperback)
by Max C. Dobber (Author)
Publisher: Abbe Pub Assn of Washington Dc (March 1998)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0788318799
ISBN-13: 978-0788318795
by JACQUES PAULUS (Author), JEAN ROZET (Contributor)
Publisher: GALLIMARD (ÉDITIONS) (Dec 13 1963)
Language: French
ISBN-10: 2070249522
ISBN-13: 978-2070249527
Alvin’s Laws of Life : 5 Steps To Successfully Overcome Anything
by Alvin Law(author)
Language: English
ISBN 0-9739450-0-1
The Thalidomide Children and the Law: a report by Sunday Times
Publisher: André Deutsch Limited (1973)
Language: English
ISBN 0-233-965386
Thalidomide Embryopathy in Japan
Edited by Mitsushiro Kida and distributed by Kodansha LTD (1987)
Language : English
ISBN 4-06-202814-x c3047


The Challenge of Thalidomide: A pilot study of the educational needs of children in Scotland affected by the drug
By M.L. Kellmer Pringle and D.O. Fiddes
The National bureau for co-operation in child care, Longman 1970
Language: English
ISBN 0-582-32448/-3
Abnormality and Normality : The Mothering of Thalidomide Children
By Ethel Roskies
Cornell University Press (1972)
Language: English
ISBN 0-8014-0691-9


Thalidomide and the Power of the Drug Companies
By Henning Sjöström and Robert Nilsson
Penguin Books (1972)
Language: English
Contergan/Thalidomid : Ein Unglück kommt selten allein
By Catia Monser
Eggcup-Verlag (1993)
Language : German
ISBN 3-930004-00-3