0003 12/3/18/ – 17/3/18

17th

long, detailed letter by Steve Oversby, of Barnado’s under “Child mental health is priority

15th

NATIONAL: ”NHS chief labels call” -he calls for tougher food labelling re. sugar and calories

 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/pa/article-5499805/NHS-chief-urges-tougher-food-labelling-post-Brexit-tackle-obesity.html

The head of NHS England has called on the Government to introduce tougher food labelling post-Brexit in a bid to tackle the UK’s growing obesity crisis. Speaking at …

p. 32 “Volunteers’ £285k boost”, subtitled “Prfits from hospitals’ shops and cafes given back to NHS charity”

 http://www.leicestershospitals.nhs.uk/aboutus/our-news/press-release-centre/?entryid8=57040

The money is an accumulation of the profits taken from the six cafés and shops which the charity runs at the Leicester Royal Infirmary and Leicester General Hospitals.

14th

Why our hospitals need to get better”, subtitled “Health regulator’s latest report on services” – verdict: ‘requires improvement overall’

https://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/news/leicester-news/leicester-hospital-services-need-improve-1335378

The report found that action to address “long waiting times, delays or cancellations” had not been effective.

  p. 13 “Diabetes sufferers ‘get best support’” – better than elsewhere in UK

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