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Points Of Light Award For Drugs In Breastmilk Helpline

EDM number 1307 in 2017-19, proposed by Alison Thewliss on 23/05/2018.
Categorised under the topics of Children and families, Food, Health education and preventive medicine and Health services.

That this House welcomes the announcement that Dr Wendy Jones, founder of the Breastfeeding Network's Drugs in Breastmilk helpline, has received a Points of Light award from the Prime Minister's Office; understands that the Drugs in Breastmilk helpline, which was established by Dr Jones over 20 years ago, helps over 7,000 women a year by providing clear advice on the types of treatment and medication that can be safely taken during breastfeeding; believes that this accolade reflects the outstanding academic contribution that Dr Wendy Jones has made towards advancing our understanding of the impact of different types of drug on breastmilk, as well as reflecting the high quality, personalised support that Dr Jones has provided to thousands of breastfeeding women across the UK; and congratulates Dr Wendy Jones on receiving her Points of Light award and wishes her every success for the future.

This motion has been signed by a total of 18 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Alison Thewliss23/05/2018Glasgow CentralScottish National PartyProposed
Drew Hendry23/05/2018Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and StrathspeyScottish National PartySeconded
Patrick Grady23/05/2018Glasgow NorthScottish National PartySeconded
Brendan O'Hara23/05/2018Argyll and ButeScottish National PartySeconded
Lisa Cameron23/05/2018East Kilbride, Strathaven and LesmahagowScottish National PartySeconded
Chris Law23/05/2018Dundee WestScottish National PartySeconded
Peter Bottomley23/05/2018Worthing WestConservativeSigned
Stuart McDonald23/05/2018Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch EastScottish National PartySigned
Stewart McDonald23/05/2018Glasgow SouthScottish National PartySigned
Carol Monaghan23/05/2018Glasgow North WestScottish National PartySigned
Martin Docherty23/05/2018West DunbartonshireScottish National PartySigned
Gavin Newlands23/05/2018Paisley and Renfrewshire NorthScottish National PartySigned
Angus MacNeil23/05/2018Na h-Eileanan an IarScottish National PartySigned
Alan Brown23/05/2018Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Martyn Day23/05/2018Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySigned
Jim Shannon24/05/2018StrangfordDUPSigned
Hannah Bardell13/06/2018LivingstonScottish National PartySigned
Lloyd Russell-Moyle14/06/2018Brighton, KemptownLabour/Co-operativeSigned

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