Tag Archives: health

  1. Up to 13k disabled people could be forced into care homes to save money.

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    January 27, 2017 by dontbringlulubook

    Nearly 40 NHS clinical commissioning groups are introducing rules about ongoing care of the disabled according to the Guardian newspaper. …
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  2. Lulu’s story featured in British Thyroid News

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    July 22, 2015 by dontbringlulubook

    The story of Louise Onions features in this month’s quarterly edition of British Thyroid News. It’s a newsletter for research …
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  3. Thalidomide survivors seek ‘justice’ with Plaid Euro MP

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    June 1, 2015 by dontbringlulubook

    See the full story here http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-politics-32932351 Louise Onions’ mother Doris took a drug for pre-menstrual tension around 1961 but was …
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  4. Former IRN reporter lost his mind after a yellow fever vaccine

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    March 5, 2015 by dontbringlulubook

    Malcolm Brabant was a top reporter for Independent Radio News and received a  citation in the annual Local Radio Association …
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  5. Call for legal aid for inquest when a person dies in care.

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    January 14, 2015 by dontbringlulubook

    The BBC You and Yours programme today aired the issue of who pays for representation at an inquest if a …
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  6. Trusts – People Who Care

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    September 4, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    During Lulu’s life in and out of schools and institutions, the Onion’s family were frequently in contact with various care trusts and organisations.

    One such contact was with West Kent & Medway NHS & Social Care Trust.

  7. Home Sweet Home – Growing up in residential care

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    August 25, 2012 by dontbringlulubook

    Louise Onions’ life was not an easy one.

    She had hypothyroidism and, unlike some sufferers of the condition, required constant care and attention.