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DLA !!! finished the form !,I must have spent over 10 hrs on it !, for those that have filled it in, how long did it take you ?

A ONE-ARMED man trying to claim disability benefits said staff asked if he thought his limb might grow back.

Gary Swift, whose right limb is missing from below the elbow, says he faced the ...

.. oh dear.. part 2!

..so I chewed holes in my owner EJ's new tea towel, do you think I will swing it...

RESULT

Hi all, I haven't written on here for a few weeks but, I want to share some pos...

Who gets dla

I have recently been diagnosed with fibro ,I have been off work since jan,but ho...

JUST GOT BACK FROM THE DOCS

I asked my Gp has the dwp or atos been in touch with you at all about ESA my cla...

"Bedroom Tax" - hope on horizon?

I know that this isn't directly related to DLA et al., but believe several membe...

my incapacity is changing to ESA

i currently receive incapacity benefit .today i revived a letter from jobcentre...

BBC Wales Fibro Program

Has anyone seen the program on BBC Wales called \"Week in Week out\"? I was chat...

"Help,feel like Iam on the verge of a nervous breakdown"

Hi all,I haven't posted much on here but I really need to offload how Iam feelin...

pain been see doc (lololol) got fever and didnt know about it (loolol)

went see my gp yesterday the one who knows me apparently i have a fever and don...

Happy Friday for some .........................

Got my DLA Tribunal today at 3.30 am so nervous. I keep thinking in 4 hours ti...

A Bijou residence!

I have located our new Volunteer Hut! With a mixture of skulduggery and con...

After trying various electric riser chairs.........

Tulips decided they just didnt give her the real lift she wanted.... So she got ...

Struggle well I did not think it would be and now I find myself sataying away at

my daughters. She has CFS and a toddler. The later is absoluetly gorgeous and...

Rehabilitation Centre

hi every one i was in pain management today . the Dr who i saw today he was nice...

Struggling....

I don't post much on here.... but I just wanted to write down how I am feeling a...

Anyone developed sore throat after taking Duloxetine

I seem to be intolerant of everything my doctor tries to give me for my pain, an...

Here's another one that beggars belief..

I have finally conceded I need an electric riser-recliner. The social worker (w...

What will certain drugs have on my system

I am prescribed dihydrocodeine, amitriptyline, methocarbamol, diazepam and parec...

LOL..I DO NOT BELEIVE IT!!!

HI ALL.just thought this was priceless...i am going through an appeal for DLA,,a...

i am now getting the high rate disabilty and care what is the most esa payment i can get

Here's Dougal .......... For Sithy

He's here and chilling out :D :D :D

Finally got some meds

After seeing my consultant at hospital a few weeks ago and being told its fibro,...

Hi i'm Rachael (17)

trying all sorts of stuff that my parents are trying (just been diagnosed with f...

could i have fibro cant spelll it lol

name is claire im 40 yrs of age and since last october i have been constantly ex...

Hysterectomy?

Hi all, Has anyone hear had a hysterectomy? I'm only asking because I've had l...

Time caught up to me!

How do I start, ah some background. Last Friday was a day from hell. Job centre ...

I am on low DLA.and ESA.can I claim mobility allowance,as I can't walk far at all.

CAN ANY ONE TELL ME PLZ IS IT TO LATE FOR ME TO MAKE A COMPLAINT AGAINST THE SO CALLED PHYSIO WHO ASSEST ME AT THE ATOS CENTRE?

Because ive just read throu my appeal papers again for the 10 time lol, as i cou...