This is where we'll announce the most recent
additions to our web site. If you've visited us before and want to know what's
changed, take a look here first.
This is a new site. We will be updating it as new materials are
obtained and research is conducted.
Check back soon for video clips of victims from Third
For more information about any of the diseases or for
sites of interest click below:
Newsletter- This periodical is sponsored
in part by TWMRF. Containing the latest information on Lathyrus and
the Lathyrism disease this is a good site to find updated information.
Lathyrism Newsletter 1 (2000) - Check out this article written
by the founder of Third World Medical Research Foundation.
Disease - Similar to the crippling affects of Lathyrism, the Guam
disease is caused by plant toxins that are ingested. Check this
website sponsored by the Royal Botanic Gardens and Peter
Lister & K.D. Hill