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  • Dementia: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that people diagnosed with dementia have access to clinical support within a reasonable...

  • Usher Syndrome: Health Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps the Government is taking to ensure the (a) availability and (b) adequacy of health services for patients with Usher Syndrome.

  • Disability: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps the Government is taking to ensure the (a) availability and (b) adequacy of the health services provided to deafblind people.

  • Sign Language: Hospitals

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to ensure hospital staff can support British sign language interpreters to assist deaf patients.

  • Lung Diseases: Rehabilitation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to increase access to pulmonary rehabilitation.

  • Dental Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what plans he has to allow dental therapists to hold NHS dental contracts.

  • Female Genital Mutilation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many cases of female genital mutilation have been recorded by the NHS in the last three years.

  • Leicester General Hospital

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many services are planned to be moved to (a) Glenfield Hospital and (b) Leicester Royal Infirmary as a result of the downgrade of...

  • Blood: South West

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he plans to take to increase the volume of blood donations in Plymouth and the South West.

  • Diabetes: Health Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many NHS patients have been offered structured diabetes education after their diagnosis since March 2018.

  • Diabetes: Health Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many NHS patients with diabetes have been offered on-going nutritional advice by a registered dietitian since March 2018.

  • Diabetes: Health Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department has taken to encourage the take-up of dietary patterns that reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes.

  • Diabetes: Health Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what information his Department holds on the number of (a) overweight and (b) obese NHS patients with type 2 diabetes that achieved...

  • Exercise

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what recent steps his Department has taken to encourage people to undertake at least 150 minutes of moderate to vigorous physical...

  • Diabetes: Pregnancy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate he has made of the number of pregnant women with diabetes that have taken 5mg of folic acid a day until the end of the 12th...

  • Sugar: Consumption

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department has taken to encourage people to ingest lower amounts of (a) free sugars, (b) sugar-sweetened beverages, (c)...

  • Breast Cancer: East Sussex

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what recent assessment his Department has made of the adequacy of the provision of specialised nursing care for people with secondary...

  • Hospitals: Admissions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate he has made of the number of emergency admissions to NHS trusts in England from people over 65 years of age within 28 days...

  • Co-proxamol

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether there are plans to review guidance on the licensing and availability of co-proxamol.

  • Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the evidential basis was for the request to pharmaceutical companies to increase stocks of medicines by six weeks in August 2018;...

  • Palliative Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that end of life patients are able to die at home.

  • NHS: Negligence

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he has taken to improve the quality of assessments of liability by the NHS in advance of the commencement of legal proceedings.

  • NHS: Negligence

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many and what proportion of the litigated claims in which the NHS paid damages in the last 12 months were as a result of (a) breach...

  • Lung Diseases: Rehabilitation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to increase access to pulmonary rehabilitation.

  • Mental Health

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to tackle the effects of loneliness on physical and mental health in (a) Coventry, (b) the West Midlands and (c)...

  • Audiology: Paediatrics

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate his Department has made of the number of audiologists specialising in paediatrics that will be needed up to 2020.

  • Audiology: Paediatrics

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether he plans to introduce a national tariff for paediatric audiology services.

  • Mental Health Services: Children and Young People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department has taken to ensure that clinical commissioning groups spend funds allocated for children and young...

  • Mental Health Services: Children and Young People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to paragraph 2.16 of the National Audit Office report, Improving children and young people’s mental health services,...

  • Mental Health Services: Children and Young People

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to paragraph 14 on page 9 of the National Audit Office report, Improving children and young people's mental health...

  • Epilepsy: Nutrition

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the effect of medical nutrition on the management of drug-resistant epilepsy.

  • Stem Cells: Donors

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to ensure that adequate numbers of donors are available for patients requiring a stem cell transplant.

  • Hospices: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how much statutory funding each Clinical Commissioning Group in England provided to hospices in each of the last five years.

  • Influenza: Vaccination

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will take steps to ensure that GPs contact patients who are entitled to a free flu vaccination invite those patients to be vaccinated.

  • Influenza: Vaccination

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what proportion of people eligible for free flu vaccination have received that vaccine in each of the last five years for which figures...

  • Pigmeat

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what proportion of England's pig stock slaughtered annually do not pass vet inspections for release into the human food chain.

  • Cattle

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what proportion of England's total cattle stock slaughtered annually do not pass vet inspections for release into the human food chain.

  • Pregnancy Loss Review

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the timetable is for the publication of the findings of the pregnancy loss review.

  • Sheep

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what proportion of England's total sheep stock slaughtered annually do not pass vet inspections for release into the human food chain.

  • Diabetes: Medical Equipment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the oral contribution by the Prime Minister on 17 October 2018, if he will publish the procedure for a diabetic to...

  • Influenza: Vaccination

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what his policy is on the provision of the FluMist flu vaccine in schools; whether take-up of that vaccine by schools is voluntary; and...

  • Allergies: Medical Equipment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to increase the supply of epipens.

  • NHS: Waste Disposal

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether his Department has made an estimate of the cost to (a) NHS trusts and (b) the public purse of transferring clinical waste...

  • NHS: Waste Disposal

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether his Department plans to allocate funding to NHS trusts for the transfer of clinical waste management contracts from Healthcare...

  • Urology: Medical Equipment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the potential effect on the import and export of urology devices to the UK of the UK not reaching a deal...

  • Urology: Medical Equipment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to ensure that urology devices produced in the UK can continue to be sold in the EU without regulatory barriers...

  • Medical Equipment: UK Trade with EU

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps the Government is taking to ensure that tariffs are not levied on the import of EU produced medical devices after the UK has...