The leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research.
Alzheimer’s Research Trust
Funds world-class research to find ways to cure, prevent or treat Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Provides free information.
The leading dementia organisation in Scotland. Campaigns for the rights of people with dementia and their families and provides an extensive range of innovative and personalised support services.
The leading UK care and research charity for people with dementia, their families and carers. Works to improve the quality of life of people affected by dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Bioethics news from around the world.
A US website containing news, educational materials and current controversies and stories about ethical issues.
A UK bioethics news and resources site.
A database of references concerning ethical and public policy issues.
A quality-evaluated searchable catalogue of bioethics resources on the internet.
British and Irish Legal Information Institute
Gives case decisions for England and Wales, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland, the UK, and the European Union.
British Medical Association
Outlines the BMA position on medical and ethical issues and current cases. Offers a forum for discussion.
Council of Europe Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine
Deals with the protection of human rights and dignity.
Maintains a list of counsellors and psychotherapists in the UK.
Ethox Centre, University of Oxford
Details policies and guidelines. Outlines ethical and legal issues which present dilemmas together with illustrative case studies and commentaries.
General Medical Council
Reports current bioethical news and provides ethical guidance for medical practitioners.
A US site which explores fundamental ethical questions in health care and outlines questions in health care and current issues, giving the official American position.
Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority
Deals with issues of assisted reproduction with links to related topics such as the welfare of the child, cell nuclear replacement and EU tissue Directives.
Human Genetics Commission
Details new developments in human genetics and their impact on people and health care.
Kennedy Institute of Ethics
Offers a library and resources facility on bioethics topics.
Medical Research Council
Includes topical issues, ethics in relation to best medical practice and current guidelines.
Provides useful facts about MND and contacts.
Motor Neurone Disease Association
Offers up-to-date information about MND.
Nuffield Council on Bioethics
Identifies ethical and legal issues arising in medicine and current bioethical controversies.
Sets out the current biomedical research programme funded by Wellcome.
World Medical Association
Delineates the WMA ethics outreach activities, ethics policies and resources. Deals with human rights issues.