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World Kidney Day 2011

EDM number 1548 in 2010-12, proposed by Owen Smith on 08/03/2011.
Categorised under the topics of Diseases and Health services.

That this House welcomes World Kidney Day 2011, which seeks to improve the awareness, detection and treatment of kidney disease, including the link between kidney disease and hypertension; is concerned that over three million people face chronic kidney disease in the UK today and that this number is expected to rise over the next 10 years; is alarmed that an estimated 13,000 people are killed by the disease annually in this country; notes that high blood pressure may result in both kidney damage and an increased risk of stroke and other cardiovascular disease; further notes the importance of treating chronic kidney disease in order to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease and the value of screening people with cardiovascular disease for kidney disease; welcomes the imminent publication by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence of the Quality Standards on Chronic Kidney Disease; and urges the Government to encourage and measure the uptake of these standards by all healthcare professionals.

This motion has been signed by a total of 33 MPs.

Owen Smith08/03/2011PontypriddLabourProposed
Andrew George08/03/2011St IvesLiberal DemocratSeconded
Bob Russell08/03/2011ColchesterLiberal DemocratSeconded
Peter Bottomley08/03/2011Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
David Simpson09/03/2011Upper BannDUPSeconded
Jim Shannon09/03/2011StrangfordDUPSeconded
Gregory Campbell09/03/2011East LondonderryDUPSigned
John Leech09/03/2011Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Paul Flynn09/03/2011Newport WestLabourSigned
Mark Durkan09/03/2011FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Jim Dobbin09/03/2011Heywood and MiddletonLabourSigned
Martin Caton09/03/2011GowerLabourSigned
Sandra Osborne09/03/2011Ayr, Carrick and CumnockLabourSigned
Alan Meale09/03/2011MansfieldLabourSigned
Naomi Long09/03/2011Belfast EastAllianceSigned
Kelvin Hopkins10/03/2011Luton NorthLabourSigned
Andrew Stephenson10/03/2011PendleConservativeSigned
Mike Hancock10/03/2011Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
Jeremy Corbyn10/03/2011Islington NorthLabourSigned
Tony Lloyd10/03/2011Manchester CentralLabourSigned
Glenda Jackson10/03/2011Hampstead and KilburnLabourSigned
Adrian Sanders10/03/2011TorbayLiberal DemocratSigned
John Pugh14/03/2011SouthportLiberal DemocratSigned
Andrew Rosindell14/03/2011RomfordConservativeSigned
Marsha Singh14/03/2011Bradford WestLabourSigned
Roger Godsiff14/03/2011Birmingham, Hall GreenLabourSigned
Mark Williams14/03/2011CeredigionLiberal DemocratSigned
Lady Hermon15/03/2011North DownIndependentSigned
Gordon Marsden15/03/2011Blackpool SouthLabourSigned
William McCrea15/03/2011South AntrimDUPSigned
Steve Rotheram16/03/2011Liverpool, WaltonLabourSigned
Alasdair McDonnell17/03/2011Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
David Crausby30/03/2011Bolton North EastLabourSigned

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