WWLB: Websites We Like Because…
they are trying to make the world a better place
It is very difficult to get on this list.
However, if you know a website you think might make it, let us know.
Websites we like because they are trying to make the world a better place
Who What they do
Reach Out A web-based service that inspires young people to help themselves through tough times
Ben's Friends Building Patient Communities for people with rare diseases
painHEALTH A help website for musculoskeletal pain. Developed through the Department of Health, WA in collaboration with Curtin University, University of Western Australia and the Musculoskeletal Health Network
Free Rice For each answer you get right 10 grains of rice are donated through the World Food Programme
Kiva Loans that change lives. Kiva connects people through lending to alleviate poverty
Patients Like Me A patient powered research network that aims to improve lives and provide real-time research
RAP-eL Providing physiotherapists disease-specific knowledge and clinical practice strategies to optimally manage people with rheumatoid arthritis.
The Number Needed to Treat (NNT) A tool to communicate benefit and harm that both patients and doctors can understand. 'A summary of evidence based medicine'