Health and Social Care

If you have written to Nigel as part of a standard-letter campaign, such as those from 38 Degrees, you can find his responses on the issues here.

January 2019 – Abortion Ten Minute Rule Bill

Thank you to those who have contacted me about Diana Johnson’s Ten Minute Rule Bill. Abortion is a highly sensitive issue, regardless of where your view lies […]

January 2019 – Parkinson’s and PIP

Thank you to those who have contacted me about Parkinson’s disease. I agree that it is important to ensure that people with Parkinson’s disease are able to […]

January 2019 – Multiple Sclerosis

Thank you to those who contacted me about multiple sclerosis. With more than 100,000 people across the UK diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, please let me assure […]

January 2019 – Welfare for terminally ill patients

Thank you to those who contacted me about the special rules for terminal illness (SRTI) and the Access to Welfare (Terminal Illness Definition) Bill. I appreciate […]

January 2019 – Northern Ireland (Executive Function) Bill

Thank you for contacting me about the inclusion of New Clause 7 into the Northern Ireland (Executive Formation and Exercise of Functions) Act. I would like […]

December 2018 – Clean Air Unicef Campaign

Thank you to those who have contacted me about air quality, pollution, and the Healthy Air for Every Child campaign. I understand your concerns about the impact of air […]

October 2018- Support for those with Secondary Breast Cancer

Thank you to those who have contacted me about support available for those living with secondary breast cancer. We must ensure that people with a secondary breast […]

October 2018 – Adults with Eating disorders

Thank you to those who have contacted me about eating disorders in adults, and waiting times for support. Early intervention is absolutely vital in the fight […]

October 2018 – End of Life Care

Thank to those who have contacted me about care for people with terminal illnesses. I agree that we must ensure that people receive the most appropriate […]

October 2018 – British Lung Foundation and Lung Disease

Thank you to those who have contacted me about lung disease. There are currently no plans to set up a taskforce on lung health. However, I know that […]