Dr. Benjamin LaBrot, Founder of Floating Doctors, Appears on BetterWorldians Radio

LaBrot discusses his mission to bring healthcare to remote coastal villages.

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Through kindness, the connections that you can form will transcend all differences in a moment.

Wayne, PA (PRWEB) June 17, 2014

BetterWorldians Radio today announced that Dr. Benjamin LaBrot, founder of Floating Doctors, was a guest on the weekly Internet radio show. BetterWorldians Radio inspires with the people and ideas that are making the world a better place. The show featuring LaBrot aired on Thursday, June 12th and is now available via podcast on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel (http://BetterWorldiansRadio.com).

LaBrot discussed his journey founding Floating Doctors, a seafaring medical group that provides free healthcare for people in remote coastal regions. He explained how, despite cultural and language barriers, he and his team are able to heal the sick and change lives in the Caribbean and Central America. “Through kindness, the connections that you can form will transcend all differences in a moment,” said LaBrot.

BetterWorldians Radio co-host Greg Hansell said, “Ben has found a noteworthy and unique way to serve otherwise unreachable communities. If not for Ben and his team, the people in these remote coastal regions may never have received medical care. Ben shared fascinating stories of the journeys of his vessel, the Southern Wind and we’re excited to share them with our BetterWorldians Community.”

About BetterWorldians Radio:
BetterWorldians Radio is a weekly Internet radio broadcast on the VoiceAmerica Talk Radio network that has provided a platform for some of the most inspiring people and organizations in our world today. BetterWorldians Radio is hosted by Ray, MarySue and Gregory Hansell, the family team that created the popular game on Facebook, A Better World. BetterWorldians Radio airs live on Thursdays at 11 a.m. ET on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel and has featured guests such as best-selling authors Ryan Carroll (CEO of Summertime Entertainment and producer of Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return), Tom Ziglar (CEO, Ziglar, Inc.), and Tiny Buddha founder Lori Deschene. To listen to the show, log on to BetterWorldiansRadio.com. All shows will be available in the BetterWorldians content library on the VoiceAmerica Variety Channel for on-demand and podcast download.

About A Better World:
A Better World is a game on Facebook that rewards players for doing good deeds while helping to raise money and awareness for charities. Over 2.5 million people have performed over 22 million good deeds in A Better World to date. A Better World recently launched a worldwide Campaign for Kindness with the release of an animated video, http://ColorWithKindness.com.

About Benjamin LaBrot
Dr. Benjamin La Brot is the founder of Floating Doctors, a seafaring medical group that provides free healthcare for people in remote coastal regions. While studying to become a doctor in Ireland, Ben made private medical missions to Thailand, Namibia, Botswana, South Africa, Tanzania and Zimbabwe. Enormous need everywhere he went, combined with the belief that the privilege of becoming a doctor comes with the responsibility for ALWAYS being on-call, have led Ben to combine his love and knowledge of the sea with his talent for medicine and service to create the Floating Doctors. Floating Doctors is an all-volunteer group of men and women from all walks of life united in their passion for the healing arts and a desire to serve. Find out more at http://FloatingDoctors.com.


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