19/6/17 – 24/6/17

Sickle cell information”, subtitled “Drive to educate people about living with blood disorder” – more helpful information for sufferers about coping with disease needed
Help wanted for care plans” –  West Leics. CCG/patient participation

p. 16 “Diabetes prevention scheme is rolled out”, subtitled “Patients to be educated on healthy lifestyles”

p. 20 “Patient groups get cash boost”, subtitled “£1,500 grants will help vital work” – ten groups
***“Family’s £32,000 gift to hospital where daughter was saved” – by Ecmo, to buy another machine
“Ambulance crews feel the heat”, subtitled “Scorching weather sparks the busiest day of year with 3,145 calls”

p. 20 “Insulin safety awareness is key message at hospitals”, subtitled “Diabetes team brief 1,000 staff”

p. 22 “Can you help study into living with autism?” – LPNT-backed study

p. 25 “Mayur elected GP’s president”, subtitled “Sileby family doctor to be leader of national body from November” – Mayur Lakhani

Health advice at your fingertips” – about on-line GP services

Woman, 83, in 11-hour wait for lift home from hospital”, subtitled “(ARRIVA)Transport boss issues apology”

p. 22 “Bid to raise awareness of an ‘invisible’ disease”, subtitled “Drive to educate people to mark World Sickle Cell Day” – in Leicester, they should also raise awareness of Thalassaemia, which affects the Asian community in a somewhat similar way