Jul 2014 - LGB Patient's Experiences Survey

17 July 2014 by Pure Radio

Some people get nervous at the thought of meeting their GP, and discussing their personal issues.

The Lesbian and Gay Foundation are conducting a survey of lesbian, gay and bisexual people’s experiences of their local doctor.

Under the Rainbow has been speaking to the GP Surgery Project Manager at the LGF, Kathy McGuirk.

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Under the Rainbow - 3rd May 2012

3 May 2012 by Pure Radio

Thursday 3rd May 2012: The lifestyle guide for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans community in Stockport. Under the Rainbow keeps you updated with everything going on in the borough and beyond. Listen for details of local groups, unmissable gigs, the latest news and have a laugh with our quiz. Tonight we also heard about Pride in Practice – a project by NHS North West and the Lesbian and Gay Foundation.

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May 2012 - Pride in Practice

3 May 2012 by Pure Radio

NHS North West has been working with the Lesbian and Gay Foundation to implement ‘Pride in Practice’.

It’s a new benchmarking tool that identifies GP surgeries that are committed to assuring that their lesbian, gay and bisexual patients are treated fairly and are able to discuss their issues openly.

Dennis Baldwin from the LGF spoke to Under the Rainbow about it.

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New Horizons The Surgery 22nd August 2010 Generic versus branded medicines

22 August 2010 by Pure Radio

Sunday mornings in New Horizons on Pure, presenter June Someck invites Dr Andrew Davison from Gatley Group Medical Practice, into The Surgery.

Dr. Andrew shares some important advice on a variety of medical subjects and explains the symptoms and treatments in layman’s terms.

This week Are drugs less effective if they are not brand names.

Listen to New Horizons from 8am Sunday mornings on Pure 107.8fm or, if thats during your weekend lie in, catch up on Monday evenings from 7 :30

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