We are all six parts water!

sixpartswater - we are all six parts water - is a long term, collaborative charitable project with a simple goal - to build a health information resource that will make a real difference to the lives of patients, their families and friends.

THE WEBSITE IS DIVIDED INTO SEPARATE SECTIONS SO THAT YOU CAN CLEARLY KNOW THE SOURCE OF THE INFORMATION YOU ARE READING.

KNOWLEDGE CENTRE

Reliable, independent health information that has been approved by doctors or provided by professional medical writers

  • Conditions - detailed mini-sites providing a wealth of doctor-approved information on specific conditions, providing all the information you need to have properly informed discussions with your doctor
  • Health Guides - over 80 articles on a variety of health, wellness and lifestyle topics, from Acne to X-rays, and including information about complementary treatments as well as conventional treatments - all written by professional medical writers
  • Complementary & Nutritional Therapies - browse 150 articles on complementary & nutritional therapies, efficacy rated by scientific evidence
  • BodyWorks - a pilot project, using the latest computer animation technology to show how the body works and see what happens when it goes wrong

SHARED INFO

Where ordinary people, members of the sixpartswater community, help others by sharing what they know about their body, their health and their experiences of dealing with illness

  • Real Patient Stories - where you can learn about how others have coped with illness, themselves or through a friend or loved one, and you can share your own stories 
  • 6PW Wiki - where any member of the sixpartswater community can create a new page to write an article on a health-related topic. Once the page is submitted, any other member can edit or change the page to improve the content. 6PW Wiki works because we trust our members to behave in a manner which helps others
  • 6PW Chat - the social network of sixpartswater.  A place for you to talk about your experiences of health, wellness and life in general.

HEALTH NEWS

Latest medical news from around the world, provided by RSS feeds from a variety of newspapers, specialist news agencies, leading charities and other sources.  You can filter the news by keyword, feed source and date to get straight to what you're searching for

 

The inspiration for sixpartswater

See our video, Michael's story: