Belfast family's frustration at lack of funding for flathead syndrome in NI

Mar 01, 2012, 10:34 AM, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

The family of a six month old girl suffering from flathead syndrome have hit out at the NHS for not funding treatment. Mia Dixon needs a specially designed helmet which will attempt to correct the irregular growth of her skull. But as there's no specialist based here she has to travel to London every couple of weeks. Mia's Grandmother Linda Weir has been talking to our reporter Lisa McAlister. #health #nolan #flatheadsyndrome