McKinney Backs Petition to make cancer drugs available
Posted on 10/06/2014
SDLP Health Spokesperson Fearghal McKinney has today backed a petition by cancer sufferer Gary Vint calling on Health Minister Edwin Poots to make 39 cancer drugs available in Northern Ireland that are routinely obtainable in England.
McKinney: Local Cancer breakthrough undermined by Health Minister’s refusal to establish drugs fund
Posted on 02/06/2014
SDLP Health Spokesperson Fearghal McKinney MLA has welcomed an announcement by Almac Diagnostics of further breakthroughs in the treatment of Ovarian Cancer. However he says that these breakthroughs are being undermined by the Health Minister’s refusal to establish a cancer drugs fund.