- 1 November 2012
Care provision in the spotlight at the Scottish Parliament
Care provision was the focus of discussions at yesterday's meeting of the Cross Party Group on Muscular Dystrophy in the Scottish Parliament.
- 14 June 2012
Joining forces with politicians across the UK to campaign for better care and support
We have plenty of parliamentary action coming up over the next month across the UK and we need your support to convey the urgent need for better access to services.
- 31 May 2012
Scotland Cross Party Group vows to tackle social injustices
The Cross Party Group on Muscular Dystrophy in the Scottish Parliament, chaired by Jackie Baillie MSP, met yesterday to discuss the social injustices highlighted in the Inclusion Now report by Scotland Trailblazers.
- 9 February 2012
Three full time care advisor posts secured in Scotland
Patients and families from across Scotland met NHS decision-makers in the Scottish Parliament yesterday as details of three full time care advisor posts were outlined.
- 19 January 2012
Fight for increased Care Advisor support in Scotland
Essential Care Advisor posts were at the top of the agenda yesterday as the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign met with Scottish Government Minister for Public Health, Michael Matheson MSP.
- 20 September 2011
Invest to Save campaign makes its mark in Scottish Parliament
As part of our Invest to Save campaign, the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign is launching a new report, Invest to Save: improving services and reducing costs in Scotland, at the Scottish Parliament today.
- 18 May 2011
Politicians pledge support in fight against muscle disease
The Muscular Dystrophy Campaign has increased the number of parliamentary supporters in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.
- 17 May 2011
Have your say in our hospital survey
To fight for further investment in specialist neuromuscular services we really need your help, by filling in our new survey, so that we can gather evidence regarding the care that you or someone close to you receives in hospital.
- 11 May 2011
NHS wastes £31 million a year
The Muscular Dystrophy Campaign’s Invest to Save report, launched in Parliament today, reveals that the NHS is wasting £31 million each year on unplanned emergency admissions to hospital for muscle disease patients.
- 5 May 2011
Scottish Parliament candidates supporting Manifesto for Muscle
Scottish Parliament candidates have been adding their support for the Muscular Dystrophy Campaign's Manifesto for Muscle: Six Steps to Fight Muscle Disease in Scotland before today's elections.