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  • Gender Recognition

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many Gender Identity Services patients identified as (a) binary and (b) non-binary in each of the last five years.

  • Gender Recognition: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether the procurement of the new NHS England Gender Identity Services for Adults will have adequate capacity to ensure that the NHS...

  • Gender Recognition: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what provisions he has put in place in the new NHS Gender Identity Services specification for people who define as non-binary .

  • Gender Recognition: Prescriptions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the cost to clinical commissioning groups was of prescribing products related to gender identity for transgender and non-binary...

  • Gender Recognition: Prescriptions

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will instruct Clinical Commissioning Groups to fund the cost of prescribing products related to gender identity for transgender and...

  • Gender Recognition: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the timeframe is for the completion of the procurement process for the new NHS Gender Identity Services for Adults.

  • Cancer: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will make it his policy to implement a cancer workforce plan to ensure an adequately skilled and sustainable workforce.

  • Alcoholic Drinks and Drugs: Death

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many (a) alcohol and (b) drug-related deaths have there been in the last five years in (i) Preston, (ii) Lancashire and (iii) the...

  • Dental Services: Children

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many children aged under ten years old in Bradford were admitted to hospital for tooth decay in each year since 2010.

  • Dental Services: Bradford

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the cost was to the public purse of tooth extractions in Bradford in each year since 2010.

  • Blood Cancer: Medical Treatments

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many people with (a) relapsed diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and (b) children with relapsed acute lymphoblastic leukaemia have...

  • Hereditary Diseases and Rare Diseases: Health Education

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to raise awareness of rare and genetic conditions.

  • Hereditary Diseases and Rare Diseases: Diagnosis

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to ensure early detection of rare, genetic and undiagnosed conditions.

  • Prostate Cancer: Death

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps his Department is taking to reduce the number of men dying as a result of prostate cancer.

  • Bladder Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many people have been diagnosed with bladder cancer in each of the last five years.

  • Brain: Tumours

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what discussions he has had with (a) the Royal College of Nursing and (b) other health bodies on whether there is a link between mobile...

  • Inclisiran

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, when inclisiran will be available on the NHS to reduce high cholesterol.

  • Narcolepsy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many (a) men and (b) women have been diagnosed with the rare brain condition cataplexy, by age group.

  • Cervical Cancer: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to ensure that women with physical disabilities are able to access cervical screening services.

  • Human Papillomavirus: Vaccination

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many girls in England have received the HPV vaccine since that vaccination programme began.

  • Cervical Cancer: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made potential merits of the NHS providing the option of self-sampling as part of the cervical screening programme.

  • Cervical Cancer: Medical Equipment and Research

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the NHS England press release, entitled Potential to eliminate cervical cancer in England thanks to NHS Long Term Plan,...

  • Mental Health Services: Prisons and Youth Custody

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how much NHS England has spent on commissioning mental health services to treat patients in (a) youth offender institutes, (b) secure...

  • Compulsorily Detained Psychiatric Patients: Death

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many people who were detained under the Mental Health Act 1983 died in each year since 2010.

  • Psychiatric Hospitals: Standards

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to Answer of 16 January 2020 to Question 2462 on Psychiatric Hospitals: Standards, how many mental health hospitals rated as (a)...

  • Pregnancy: Streptococcus

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what proportion of women undertake a strep B test during pregnancy; and what plans his Department has to make that test compulsory for...

  • Autism: Diagnosis

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the average waiting time is for an autism diagnosis.

  • Tranquillisers: Rehabilitation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what plans he has to create specialist withdrawal services to help patients who are dependent, providing information on prescribed (a)...

  • Cancer

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to reduce the incidence of (a) prostate cancer among men and (b) breast cancer among women.

  • HIV Infection: Drugs

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what discussions he has had with health professionals to ensure that gay and bisexual men in (a) the North West, (b) Liverpool City...

  • Diabetes: Medical Equipment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what plans he has to extend the issuing of continuous glucose monitoring systems to people who have diabetes.

  • Rare Diseases: Blood Tests

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether he plans to review the criteria for selection of rare diseases to be included in the newborn blood spot test.

  • Radiotherapy: Medical Equipment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate he has made of the number of linear accelerator radiotherapy machines in use at NHS Trusts that are past the recommended 10...

  • Radiotherapy: Medical Equipment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate he has made of the cost to the public purse of upgrading the NHS stock of Linear Accelerator radiotherapy machines to...

  • Radiotherapy: Medical Equipment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether he has made an estimate of the potential savings to the public purse from purchasing Linear Accelerator radiotherapy machines on...

  • Radiotherapy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many patients travel for more than 45 minutes a day to access radiotherapy treatment; and if he will make a statement.

  • Malnutrition

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many admissions there have been for malnutrition in England in the latest period for which figures are available, by age group (a) 0...

  • Social Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what plans he has to hold cross-party talks on social care reform.

  • Deficiency Diseases

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many hospital admissions there have been for (a) scurvy, (b) rickets and (c) vitamin D deficiency in each of the last three years.

  • Mental Health Services: Schools

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many schools have mental health teams.

  • Mental Health Services: Children

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what progress he has made in improving access to specialist mental health support for children.

  • Health: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the Answer of 4 November 2019 to Question 7034 on Health: Screening, when his Department plans to publish the...

  • Health: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the Written Statement of 16 October 2019, Publication of Professor Sir Mike Richards’ Review of National Adult...

  • Breast Cancer: Screening

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, which body is responsible for overseeing national provision of extra breast screening for women with family history of breast cancer, as...

  • Breast Cancer: Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, which body is responsible for overseeing national provision of family history clinics to support women with a family history of breast cancer.

  • NHS: Negligence

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will bring forward legislative proposals to remove the requirement to fund compensation in claims of clinical negligence on the...

  • Children: Death

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, which NHS hospital trusts do not currently have a designated doctor for child deaths in post.

  • Health Services: Children in Care

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, which hospital trusts do not have a designated doctor for looked-after children.

  • Health: Prisoners

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, with reference to the findings on healthcare provision of the report by Inquest, Deaths in prison, published 22 January 2019, if he will...

  • Mental Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment her Department has made of the potential of effect the draft service specifications for Primary Care Networks, published...

  • Young Offender Institutions: Mental Health Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what recent assessment he has made of the adequacy of (a) mental health services and (b) mental health assessment in Young Offender...

  • Young Offender Institutions: Solitary Confinement

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what recent assessment he has made of the effect on the mental health of children in young offender institutions of being placed in...

  • Social Services

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, when he plans to publish a Green Paper on adult social care.

  • NHS: Computer Software

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what assessment he has made of the ability of elderly people to engage with the NHS App.

  • Dementia: Clinical Trials

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will make it his Department's policy to increase the level of funding for the early stage of clinical trials of dementia medicines.

  • NHS: Buildings

    To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether it is his Department's policy that the cladding systems used on buildings throughout the National Health Service estate are...