Lefty doctors now. Joining lefty lawyers, lefty local authorities (incl Tory councils) lefty MPs incl Tory MPs, lefty footballers, lefty do gooders, lefty every one who think FSM should be extended. Only non lefties on this are about 300 Tory MPs
We join our colleagues to condemn the government for its refusal to fund free meals for disadvantaged children. All humans should have their basic needs met & those of us who work in health care should speak out to end food poverty. #EndChildFoodPoverty
Good to see nutrition as medicine back on the national agenda as one of the major causes of health disparities in the U.K. today This needs constant reminders about junk food and poverty ⁦
I’m not a children’s doctor, But as a public health doctor I completely think that child poverty, hunger, along with poor housing and early environmental exposures, are major causes of ill health throughout the life course.
Top children’s doctors attack UK Govt over free school meals: More than 2,000 paediatricians back the drive by footballer to ensure children have enough to eat via
“More than 2,000 paediatricians back the drive by footballer Marcus Rashford to ensure children have enough to eat”