1. Guest, the 'News in Brief' for the week beginning 16th November 2020 is here.
    Dismiss Notice
  2. Welcome! To read the Core Purpose and Values of our forum, click here.
    Dismiss Notice
  3. Guest, NICE have published their draft guideline for ME/CFS, click here to read about it.
    Dismiss Notice

Just Invisible: Medical Access Issues for Homebound/Bedridden People

Discussion in 'Advocacy Projects and Campaigns' started by Andy, May 22, 2018.

  1. Andy

    Andy Committee Member & Outreach

    Likes Received:
    Hampshire, UK
    Simone, petrichor, Chezboo and 8 others like this.
  2. alktipping

    alktipping Senior Member (Voting Rights)

    Likes Received:
    I think this is true in the whole so called first world where cost is always put first .until their is a major upheaval in the way medical systems work as in the realisation by everyone that industrialised medicine only works for the beancounters and administrators it grossly fails the patients and the more conscientious staff .
    Wonko, Arnie Pye and Andy like this.
  3. Alvin

    Alvin Senior Member (Voting Rights)

    Likes Received:
    This is quite correct, the medical systems in most countries are reactive not proactive, they not only miss people who don't come in but focus little on preventative medicine, healthy diet, exercise (for non ME/CFS patients), proper sleep, etc.
    andypants and alktipping like this.

Share This Page