Action on Sugar
A group of specialists concerned with sugar and its effects on health.
Offers support to those who believe they have become ill after breathing contaminated air whilst flying. Includes news, incident reports and newsletters.
Alliance to Save our Antibiotics
A coalition of health, medical, farming, environmental and civil society organisations from across the EU, calling for a ban to the routine preventative use of antibiotics in groups of healthy animals in the UK and the EU, and for dramatic reductions to farm use of the ‘Critically Important’ antibiotics.
Association Against Medical Accidents
Independent charity which promotes better patient safety and justice for people who have been affected by a medical accident. Offers news, case studies and information on current campaigns.
British Asbestos Newsletter
Quarterly publication which is distributed to all those with an interest in asbestos related disease, including victim support groups, public bodies, lawyers and environmentalists. Includes online archives.
Provides a non-party-political campaign platform to change the way that opinion-formers, politicians and journalists think about carers.
CCG Inequality Indicators
Compare NHS Clinical Commisioning Group performance on health inequality based on data from the 2015/16 NHS CCG IAF.
Clinical Human Factors Group (CFHG)
Aims to improve standards of safety in healthcare, by promoting understanding of human factors hazards and techniques to deal with them; describes their programmes and activities, with a library of resources, and how to get involved.
Campaign tackling air pollution; includes resources for campaigners, FAQ and news.
It Starts With Me
Campaign and social movement to stop HIV in the UK by Terrence Higgins Trust.
Works to end inequality and promote the health and well-being of all pregnant women, their partners and children from before conception through to the child's early years.
Medical Technology Group (MTG)
A coalition of patient groups, research charities, and manufacturers working to make medical technologies available to everyone who needs them; provides news, details of their policy initiatives and campaigns, and contacts.
A network of students that aims to promote health and campaign on health inequalities in local and global communities; includes information about current and recent campaigns, regional branches, resources, details of membership, news, and contacts.
Mental Health Resistance Network
Set up by people who live with mental distress in order to defend themselves from the assault by a cruel government whose only constituents are the super rich and who value everyone else according to how much they serve the interests of this minority.
National Asbestos Helpline
Provides advice and guidance to thousands of asbestos-disease sufferers and their families every year across the UK.
An independent lobbying group working to promote choice and empowerment for health service users; with details of current campaigns, resources and speaker list, and contacts.
Pesticides Action Network
Works to eliminate the dangers of toxic pesticides, our exposure to them, and their presence in the environment. Includes information about their projects, informational resources, news, and links.
Prescription Charges Coalition
A group of over 40 organisations campaigning to end unfair prescription charges for people with long-term medical conditions.
Seroxat Mad -
Discussion forum offering help and advice about Seroxat, Citalopram, Paroxetine (Paxil) and other SSRI (Selective Serotonin Re-Uptake Inhibitor) anti-depressants.
SSRI UK Support
Campaigns against the over-prescription of SSRI drugs, particularly to children, and offers support and resources to those experiencing problems.
Student Stop AIDS Campaign
Network of students across the UK who believe that the world’s response to the HIV pandemic is insufficient & unacceptable.
UK Pesticides Campaign
Georgina Down's campaign for controls on crop-spraying and the use of pesticides, and particularly a ban on spraying near homes, schools, and workplaces; includes information resources, news of her legal challenges, press releases, and links.
Government scheme which allows patients to report online the suspected side effects of drugs and medication.