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Fylde MP welcomes major dementia cash boost

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies has welcomed the announcement of a major investment into dementia care. The Member of Parliament is an avid campaigner on issues surrounding the disease and is hoping to have Fylde recognised as a dementia friendly community and for the constituency to become a pioneer when it comes to diagnosis and treatment. [...]

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MP in dementia fight pledge

MP Mark Menzies has pledged to continue his work to make Fylde a beacon for dementia care. It comes after a recent Dementia Friends session hosted by the Member of Parliament saw more than 60 people attend at the United Reformed Church in St Annes. Mr Menzies has often reiterated his desire to make Fylde [...]

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MP hosts Dementia Friends event

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies spoke about the importance of caring for others within your community during a Dementia Friends event he was hosting. More than 60 people gathered at the St Annes United Reformed Church Hall on St George’s Road for the session, which was aimed at giving people a better understand of what life [...]

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MP reassured over elderly care

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies has received assurances from the Health Secretary over care for the elderly during a debate in Parliament. Mr Menzies recently spent an afternoon at Lytham’s Fernbank Surgery and was impressed after hearing about preventative work surrounding elderly patients which is often carried out by GPs and local nursing staff and relieves [...]

Mark Menzies backs dementia research campaign

FYLDE MP Mark Menzies has pledged his support for a G8 global dementia research strategy to help defeat the debilitating illness. Mr Menzies, was among fellow Members of Parliament and Peers who backed a call for global action to defeat the disease through research, as the UK recently hosted the first G8 Summit on dementia [...]