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Other news relating to PKU.
NHS England decision regarding Kuvan
Posted Thursday 18th July 2019
NHS England has today released its decision on which new specialised treatments should be routinely commissioned for use in...Read More
New 'Exchange Ready Reckoner' card
Posted Monday 1st July 2019
A handy credit card size-card for calculating protein exchanges. To order please email - An A5 version is also...Read More
Ice lollies, ice creams and sorbets - 2019
Posted Friday 7th June 2019
A mouthwatering picture book containing over 100 exchange free and exchange ice lollies, ice creams, sorbets, wafers, cones, sauces and...Read More
Access to Kuvan for people with PKU in the UK
Posted Wednesday 8th May 2019
The office of Liz Twist MP is coordinating a cross party letter to BioMarin calling for fair pricing and access for Kuvan for people...Read More
Hungry for Change
Posted Tuesday 30th April 2019
This film was first shown on 24th April 2019 at a reception in Parliament to celebrate the first anniversary of the All Party...Read More
BioMarin must prioritise the welfare of patients
Posted Friday 19th April 2019
On 16 April 2019 the BBC broadcast an investigation into certain aspects of BioMarin Pharmaceutical’s behaviour in relation to the...Read More
Easter Ideas - 2019
Posted Thursday 4th April 2019
Low protein Easter treats and gift ideas for 2019. Special thanks to Anita MacDonald and team BCH for producing this jam packed,...Read More
General Debate on NICE Appraisal Processes for Treatments for Rare Diseases
Posted Friday 22nd March 2019
A two hour Backbench Business debate took place on Thursday 14th March 2019 in the House of Commons led by the chair of the All Party...Read More
NSPKU position statement and Brexit activity
Posted Friday 15th February 2019
The NSPKU has communicated concerns for disrupted supplies of prescribable products for the PKU community after the planned date for the...Read More
Update on the NHS appraisal processes for Kuvan across the UK
Posted Monday 28th January 2019
  Appraisal by NICE for England and Wales In October 2018 NICE started an appraisal of Kuvan, which aimed to consider...Read More