Without wishing to open that old hornet's nest about the value of Awareness Days/Weeks/Years [delete as necessary], it does seem as though February and March are the busiest months for such events doesn't it? Tweets announcing the latest and the greatest pop up on my phone like the offspring of rampant sheep, such are their regularity. Are there … Continue reading It’s a rare day when nothing happens….
It has been one of those weeks! But I got a bit of a fillip with the Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Sir Liam Donaldson's, annual report on Tuesday. Apart from being a good read, the CMO's annual address on the state of the nation's health can give voice and momentum to an issue within the Department … Continue reading A fillip for rare diseases