Health Secretary calls for public to put aside the taboo of organ donation to save thousands of lives
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With the news that music legend Stevie Wonder will have a kidney transplant emerging this week, Kidney Care UK Policy Director, Fiona Loud talks about the importance of living donors.
We will be responding to this parliamentary enquiry into why there are so many appeals against decisions on benefits and we need your help.
There has been a further update from regarding transport cuts for kidney patients in Cornwall.
We’re working with the Brexit Healthcare Alliance to highlight the impact that Brexit may have on patients in the UK.
The NICE guidelines were published today, 11 October.
Theresa May announces plans at the Conservative Party Conference
Pressure from Kidney Care UK, patients, MPs and hospital staff has meant Kernow CCG are now delaying transport cuts till the end of October
Funding for transport to be cut for kidney patients in Cornwall – many will be unable to afford to go to their dialysis treatment.
Between 4-10 September, NHS Blood and Transplant, hospitals, charities and supporters of organ donation will be encouraging people across the UK to talk about organ donation with their families.
Today we go to Westminster to talk about transplantation and how life transforming organ donation is.