www.action.org.uk - At Action Medical Research we are dedicated to building a better, healthier future. We have been funding medical breakthroughs for over 50 years, including major advances developing the polio vaccine in the UK, ultrasound scanning in pregnancy and hip replacement surgery. We are a national charity and rely totally on voluntary support to fund our work.
www.arc.org.uk/research/default.htm - The Arthritis Research Campaign (arc) is a major provider of funding for research into arthritis and musculoskeletal diseases, with an annual expenditure of around £20 million. arc's major aim is to support the highest quality research into the cause, cure and treatment of arthritis and musculoskeletal diseases.
www.backcare.org.uk - BackCare is an independent charity based in the United Kingdom which is working to reduce the impact that back pain has on our lives. We offer practical and emotional support for people who endure chronic pain.