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Awareness Of Type 1 Diabetes In Children

EDM number 177 in 2017-19, proposed by Keith Vaz on 12/07/2017.
Categorised under the topics of Children and families, Diseases and Health education and preventive medicine.

That this House congratulates the family of the late Peter Baldwin on their decision continually to raise awareness of Type 1 diabetes through the campaign Know Type 1 which aims to make the 4Ts test mandatory for all GP appointments; notes that the Baldwin family have been joined in their campaign in Peter's memory by Diabetes UK; further notes the UK has the world's fifth highest diagnosis in children aged up to 14-years, with 24.5 per 100,000 children being diagnosed with the condition every year, double that of France at 12.2 per 100,000; and calls on the Government to boost Type 1 diabetes in children awareness throughout the UK and introduce legislation and regulations which would make the 4Ts test mandatory and standard in all GP appointments for all those under 18-years.

This motion has been signed by a total of 22 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Keith Vaz12/07/2017Leicester EastLabourProposed
Martyn Day13/07/2017Linlithgow and East FalkirkScottish National PartySeconded
Jim Shannon13/07/2017StrangfordDUPSeconded
George Howarth13/07/2017KnowsleyLabourSeconded
David Linden13/07/2017Glasgow EastScottish National PartySeconded
Bob Blackman13/07/2017Harrow EastConservativeSeconded
Lady Hermon17/07/2017North DownIndependentSigned
Chris Stephens17/07/2017Glasgow South WestScottish National PartySigned
John McNally17/07/2017FalkirkScottish National PartySigned
Stephen Hepburn17/07/2017JarrowLabourSigned
Gavin Robinson17/07/2017Belfast EastDUPSigned
Jim Cunningham17/07/2017Coventry SouthLabourSigned
David Simpson17/07/2017Upper BannDUPSigned
Kelvin Hopkins18/07/2017Luton NorthLabourSigned
Tony Lloyd18/07/2017Signed
Albert Owen18/07/2017Ynys MLabourSigned
Alan Brown19/07/2017Kilmarnock and LoudounScottish National PartySigned
Vincent Cable20/07/2017TwickenhamLiberal DemocratSigned
David Crausby20/07/2017Bolton North EastLabourSigned
Peter Grant20/07/2017GlenrothesScottish National PartySigned
Chris Law20/07/2017Dundee WestScottish National PartySigned
Stephen Lloyd05/09/2017EastbourneLiberal DemocratSigned

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