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PE01723: Essential tremor treatment in Scotland

Health

Petitioner: Mary Ramsay

Status:
Open

Closing Date for Online Petition: 04 July 2019

Calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to raise awareness of essential tremor and to support the introduction and use of a focus ultrasound scanner for treating people in Scotland who have this condition.

 

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Do you agree it is important to raise awareness of essential tremor?

How do you think this can be achieved?

Would you like access to a focus ultrasound scanner in Scotland?

What benefits to the individual and the NHS do you think a focus ultrasound scanner could deliver?

This would greatly help a family member who was born and lives in Scotland

Garry Weston

18:51 on 13 Jun 2019

Please grant this equipment, so people have a better quality of life

Carole Eaton

13:49 on 13 Jun 2019

Because people with tremor see this as a better option than the current expensive and invasive treatments that are offered.

Clair Nichols

9:20 on 13 Jun 2019

I have two close relatives who have this and my Grandfather also suffered

Jackie Kerr

6:44 on 13 Jun 2019

This needs to be granted

Rebecca Smit

1:14 on 13 Jun 2019

A member of my family suffers from it

Tomasz Parczewski

17:42 on 29 May 2019

Please grant this equipment.

Mary Fitzpatrick

14:55 on 29 May 2019

Please make this a possibility for people who suffer every day.

Emma Stroud

11:03 on 29 May 2019

Any help should be made available for this treatment to reach whoever needs it

Ana McKillop

9:45 on 29 May 2019

I strongly support raising awareness and helping sufferers

Lucy glover

7:29 on 29 May 2019

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