I was pleased to meet with the campaign putting dementia diagnosis front of mind so that early intervention can be undertaken. So many people suffer on for such a long time prior to getting their diagnosis and early diagnosis means that support and treatment can be put in place to slow the progress of dementiaContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Early Dementia Diagnosis”
Brilliant to catch up with the Dogs Trust this week in Parliament to read their latest report on Puppy Smuggling and why much more action must be taken to stop these organised criminals causing so much harm to puppies and their mothers. I continue to wholly support this campaign.
Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Muscular Dystrophy Campaign This week in parliament spent time meeting with those who have Muscular Dystrophy in my capacity as Chair of the Disability All Party Parliamentary Group. They are launching a campaign for better support and care which I fully support.
It was a stark meeting with campaigners this week who were able to show the rise in deaths from epilepsy and health interventions needed at an early stage to prevent these. The Health All Party Group that I chair will be taking forward questions on this matter to Government. Please do get in touch ifContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP learns about Epilepsy Deaths and vows to lend Support for Campaign”
I was delighted to present my Debating Champion Awards 2022 and Certificates to Lauren and Stephanie Anderson who are now going on to study in Harvard. Fantastic achievements all round! Very well done!
It was fantastic to attend two festivals this weekend, one in Strathaven (our Balloon Festival) and one in Lesmahagow – our Festival of Colours – and what great weather we have enjoyed. Here are the great photos from the Opening of Lesmahagow Festival of Colours with Strathaven to follow.
It was fantastic to attend the Poppy Scotland concert and fundraiser this weekend with my husband Mark who is South Lanarkshire Council’s Veteran’s Champion. All proceeds from the concert go to help Poppy Scotland in their work to provide assistance for members of the Armed Forces across Scotland in finance, employment, housing, mental health etc.Continue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP attends Poppy Scotland Concert Fundraiser”
It was fantastic to join EK Swim Team once again this weekend, this time for their 7K walk to raise funds for the club. Had a brilliant day, meeting and speaking with the team and staying for the picnic at the end. … Had a brilliant day, meeting and speaking with the team and stayingContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP joins EK Swim Team Fundraiser Walk”
It was fantastic to meet with Mark Lees and his wife at my surgery this week in East Kilbride where he was able to tell me about his experience with Functional Neurological Disorder and the lack of specialist support available currently. I have agreed to raise this matter in the House of Commons at aContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Functional Neurological Disorder”
Lisa Cameron MP has welcomed the announcement that those impacted by the infected blood scandal will now receive compensation payouts of £100,000. Patients were infected with HIV and Hepatitis C through imported contaminated blood products and it is reported that approximately 2,400 have tragically died. Now around 4,000 UK victims will be compensated. The announcementContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP welcomes £100k compensation for families impacted by the infected blood scandal”