It is my view that housing allowance rates are of great help to many people in our country and I know that out government is committed to building a secure long-term funding framework for the sector and encouraging further development in the sector.
At the moment, there are no plans to set up a taskforce on lung health. However, NHS England has been instructed by the Government to reduce the number of avoidable deaths by 2020, which includes deaths caused by lung disease.
I am pleased to inform you that NHS England recently confirmed that three new specialised treatments will be made available for patients in England. These include second stem cell transplants for blood cancer patients who have relapsed.