By Lord Ashcroft
First published in the Daily Mail on Monday, 05 February 2018.
Today is a landmark occasion for the people of Scotland as their Government launches a national campaign against a “silent killer”: sepsis.
I applaud the Scottish Government’s decision to begin raising awareness of the dangers of sepsis because it will undoubtedly save hundreds of lives in the future.
Furthermore, I congratulate those, particularly the Scottish Daily Mail, who lobbied so passionately and effectively against people who claimed that a new campaign was unnecessary. (more…)