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  1. Service rating: There is some evidence that the site works. One or two good studies support its use.

    ExecuPrev - Live Well

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    ExecuPrev-Live Well is a health-education program designed specifically for managers. It is one component of a two-fold program - with the second part focusing on leadership development. (English)

  2. Service rating: There is some evidence that the site works. One or two good studies support its use.

    Coping with Cancer Workbook

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    The Coping with Cancer Workbook is an interactive, multimedia online course designed to help breast cancer survivors manage stress and anxiety. (English)

  3. Service rating: There is some evidence that the site works. One or two good studies support its use.

    Gezondlevencheck (Netherlands)

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    Gezondlevencheck (Healthy Life Check) from the Dutch Heart Foundation is a computer-tailored lifestyle intervention targeting three primary contributors to cardiovascular disease: saturated fat intake, physical activity, and smoking. (Dutch)

  4. Service rating: There is evidence that the site might work. More conclusive studies are needed.

    Finding My Way: Coping with Cancer Online

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    Finding My Way: Coping with Cancer Online is an online intervention designed to improve the mental and physical well-being of individuals who have recently been diagnosed with early stage cancer and are undergoing treatment. (English)

  5. Service rating: There is evidence that the site might work. More conclusive studies are needed.

    RealAge

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    RealAge is a health-promotion program targeted at older adults, including assessments, information and advice relating to a range of physical health conditions. (English)

  6. Service rating: There is evidence that the site might work. More conclusive studies are needed.

    Breastfeeding Basics

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    Breastfeeding Basics is a free-online educational course designed to improve knowledge about breastfeeding among maternal-child health care providers. (English)

  7. Service rating: There is evidence that the site might work. More conclusive studies are needed.

    Prostate Interactive Educational System (PIES)

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    PIES provides an interactive virtual health centre, designed to provide information for individuals diagnosed with prostate cancer and assist with the treatment decision process. (English)

  8. Service rating: There is evidence that the site might work. More conclusive studies are needed.

    Breathe Easier Online

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    Breathe Easier Online is an interactive problem-solving program designed for children and adolescents with a chronic respiratory condition. (English)

  9. Service rating: There is evidence that the site might work. More conclusive studies are needed.

    Brain 101: The Concussion Playbook

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    Brain 101 is a school-wide concussion management tool designed to equip staff, students and parents with the knowledge and skills necessary to recognise and respond to possible concussions. (English)

  10. Service rating: There is evidence that the site might work. More conclusive studies are needed.

    Cardiac Experience Journal (USA)

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    The Cardiac Experience Journal is a psychoeducational intervention based on a narrative model involving the sharing of personal stories about paediatric cardiac illness. (English)

  11. Service rating: There is evidence that the site might work. More conclusive studies are needed.

    MS Invigor 8: Breaking the cycle

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    MS Invigor8 is an interactive cognitive-behavioural program targeted at people with multiple sclerosis who are experiencing severe fatigue. (English)

  12. Service rating: There is no evidence at the moment.

    Self-Cathing Experience Journal

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    The Self-Cathing Experience Journal is a collection of stories, pictures, and personal experiences from families with a child who has to use 'self-cathing' (periodically empties their bladder using a catheter). (English)

  13. Service rating: There is no evidence at the moment.

    Breast Cancer Knowledge Online

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    Breast Cancer Knowledge Online (BCKOnline) is an online portal to breast cancer information. The portal is the combined work of women with breast cancer and a team of Monash University researchers. (English)

  14. Service rating: There is no evidence at the moment.

    StoryBank

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    StoryBank is an online collection of narratives from individuals with a family history of cancer and staff at the Cancer Genetics Service for Wales. (English)

  15. Service rating: There is no evidence at the moment.

    Cerebral Palsy Experience Journal

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    The Cerebral Palsy Experience Journal is a collection of stories, pictures, and personal experiences from families about what is has been like to contend with cerebral palsy. (English)

  16. Service rating: There is no evidence at the moment.

    Test Uw Risico (Test Your Risk)

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    Test Uw Risico (Test Your Risk) is a brief online risk assessment for cardiovascular disease (CVD), diabetes and kidney disease. (Dutch)

  17. Service rating: There is no evidence at the moment.

    Hallo Wereld (Hello World)

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    Hallo Wereld (Hello World) is a health promotion program designed to provide comprehensive health information for pregnant women in the Netherlands. (Dutch)

  18. Service rating: There is no evidence at the moment.

    HealthMedia Nourish

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    HealthMedia Nourish is designed to simplify the complex task of making healthy food choices, in order to help you change unhealthy eating behaviours. (English)

  19. Service rating: There is no evidence at the moment.

    My Skin Check

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    My Skin Check is an educational website providing information about skin cancer, its risk factors, and instructions for self examination of moles. (French, German and Italian)

  20. Service rating: There is no evidence at the moment.

    Hearing Loss Experience Journal

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    The Hearing Loss Experience Journal is a psychoeducational intervention based on a narrative model involving the sharing of personal stories about children who are deaf or hard of hearing. (English)

  21. Service rating: There is no evidence at the moment.

    HealthMedia Care for Your Health

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    HealthMedia Care for Your Health is an individually tailored cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) program designed to help with the management of chronic conditions. (English)

  22. Service rating: There is no evidence at the moment.

    IBD Experience Journal

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    The IBD Experience Journal is a psychoeducational intervention based on a narrative model involving the sharing of personal stories about children with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), such as Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. (English)

  23. Service rating: There is no evidence at the moment.

    Mind Your Mind

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    The Mind your Mind website is designed to help reduce your risk of developing dementia. There are various sections and activities included on the website - and you can visit them in any order. (English)

  24. Service rating: There is no evidence at the moment.

    Transplant Experience Journal (USA)

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    The Transplant Experience Journal is a psychoeducational intervention based on a narrative model involving the sharing of personal stories about children requiring liver, kidney, heart, or lung transplant. (English)

  25. Service rating: There is no evidence at the moment.

    My Road Ahead

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    My Road Ahead is a CBT-based program developed for men following treatment for prostate cancer.  It aims to provide support, information and strategies to cope with challenges that occur post-treatment. (English)