Hi. I already get lower rate mobility DLA and medium rate care for a mental health problem but I'm contemplating applying for PIP now (before I'm called to interview) because I've only been diagnosed with RA for just over a year and thought it was worth telling them. All my blood tests show RA and inflammation but I don't get much swelling and it's hard to explain how it affects me as it moves around different joints quickly. Reading some of the stories on this sight make me think I not bad enough to warrant enhanced rate mobility because sometimes my pain is only minimal. However when I'm in a bad way, I can't do anything and even changing gear or lifting up the handbrake is impossible. Do you think I should risk applying? Thanks
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