Declaration of the European Parliament on fibromyalgia (1.26.2.)

From the News Desk of Jeanne Hambleton 

 
Bulletin EU 1/2-2009 – Health and consumer protection (2/3) PROVISIONAL VERSION

1.26.2. Declaration of the European Parliament on fibromyalgia.

Adopted by the European Parliament on 13 January. Parliament called on the Council and the Commission to:

  • develop a Community strategy on fibromyalgia in order to recognise this condition as a disease;
     
  • help raise awareness of the condition and facilitate access to information for health professionals and patients, by supporting EU and national awareness campaigns;
     
  • encourage Member States to improve access to diagnosis and treatment;
     
  • facilitate research on fibromyalgia through the work programmes of the seventh framework programme for research and technological development and future research programmes;
     
  • facilitate the development of programmes for collecting data on fibromyalgia.
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    Journalist-wordsmith, former reporter, columnist, film critic, editor, Town Clerk and then fibromite and eventer with 5 conferences done and dusted. Interested in all health and well being issues, passionate about research to find a cure and cause for fibromyalgia. Member LinkedIn. Worked for 4 years with FMA UK as Regional Coordinator for SW and SE,and Chair for FMS SAS the Sussex and Surrey FM umbrella charity and Chair Folly Pogs Fibromyalgia Research UK - finding funding for our "cause for a cure" and President and co ordinator of National FM Conferences. Just finished last national annual Fibromyalgia Conference Weekend. This was another success with speakers from the States . Next year's conference in Chichester Park Hotel, West Sussex, will be April 24/27 2015 and bookings are coming in from those who raved about the event every year. I am very busy but happy to produce articles for publication. News Editor of FMS Global News on line but a bit behind due to conference. A workaholic beyond redemption! The future - who knows? Open to offers with payment. Versatile and looking for a regular paid column - you call the tune and I will play the pipes.
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