Press Releases

MATHESON ANNOUNCES PROTECTION AGAINST ROTAVIRUS

Babies under four months will be vaccinated against rotavirus, a vomiting and diarrhoea bug. The confirmation of the new vaccination programme, which follows the recommendation of the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation, will see infants vaccinated against rotavirus from…

MSP backs Prostate Cancer UK’s Quality Checklist

Michael Matheson MSP has backed a Prostate Cancer UK initiative to help men with prostate cancer receive the best possible care and support regardless of where they live in Scotland. Prostate Cancer UK’s ‘Quality Checklist: Your Standards of Care’ outlines…

Matheson Welcomes High Hedges Bill

Falkirk West MSP Michael Matheson has welcomed the launch of SNP colleague Mark McDonald’s High Hedges (Scotland) Bill. The Bill aims to make provision about hedges which interfere with the reasonable enjoyment of domestic properties. Commenting Mr Matheson said: “I…