If you have been diagnosed or suspect that you have MdDS, join our private, online support group. Our group is where MdDS warriors share their personal experiences with each other. You will find caring people from all over the world who understand what it is like to live with the disorder. The group may even be helpful in locating a healthcare provider near to you.

How to Get Support

You must have and be logged into your personal Facebook account to join ‘MdDS Friends’ on Facebook.

  1. Go to facebook.com/groups/MdDSfriends/ and click +Join Group.
  2. You must respond to all vetting questions to be granted admission.

The MdDS Friends support group is for the sole purpose of discussing Mal de Débarquement Syndrome and related issues. Reading and adhering to the Group Rules is a condition of membership. Furthermore, reading and adhering to our Posting Policy Terms & Conditions governs your use of this site and social media properties of the MdDS Foundation.

How to Give Support

The support group is open to MdDS patients only. If you are the spouse, close family member or friend of an MdDS Warrior, please follow our Community Page which is accessible to all, at facebook.com/mddsfoundation.org. Contact a group admin if you have extenuating circumstances. You may also be interested in our Guide for Caregivers.

Unaffiliated Support Groups
The MdDS Foundation is recognized in the US as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, subject to strict rules and regulations as set forth by the IRS. Several support groups have been established by individuals which do not meet these regulations and as such may not be included on this website. However, they may be found on Facebook and through most Internet search engines using keyword “MdDS.”

Not Affiliated with Facebook
The MdDS Foundation manages the page and private group to provide a secure place for discussion. For questions or concerns regarding Facebook, please visit the Facebook Help Center.

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