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Hi, my name is sylvery1!

sylvery1sylvery1 Member Posts: 4 Listener
Hi to all - I am a 62 year old female- I live with 5 cats and an amazing Golden Retriever called Zeva- 2 1/2 - mother of 2 - Grandmother of 3 
I have quite a few problems- Nuerological and Physical which I coped with fine - until - 

I had had an accident in August 2018 which has left me in more pain than usual and am at the moment limited in my every day life 


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  • Ami2301Ami2301 Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,451 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @sylvery1 welcome to the community! Sorry to hear about your accident, is there any medication or treatment that can help you?
    Disability Gamechanger - 2019
  • sylvery1sylvery1 Member Posts: 4 Listener
    Getting all I need is an experience in itself! Solicitors- doctors not getting things right - having to go into a department in agony as you are fed up of phoning and getting no where in a year ! - am trying to get help but it’s hard work and I only have so much energy and motivation- but I keep going 
  • Ami2301Ami2301 Community Co-Production Group Posts: 7,451 Disability Gamechanger
    We will help you as much as we can, just let us know if you need help in finding anything :)
    Disability Gamechanger - 2019
  • sylvery1sylvery1 Member Posts: 4 Listener
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  • thespicemanthespiceman Member Posts: 6,408 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @sylvery1 Pleased to meet you welcome.

    Sorry to hear you have a bad time. May I suggest if you are having problems with Doctors and considering it is a struggle.

    Have you thought speaking to an advocate.  This is a person who is nominated by you to speak on your behalf.

    What you wish to say and add.  Understand no one should be placed into a situation like yourself.

    Coping with Solicitors and Doctors plus other professionals. Have a look on the NHS website for further information.

    Another one to contact is AGE UK have a look on their website. Something to consider. Hate to see any lady struggling. From a  gentleman.

    0800 055 6112

    Have a look on line. Hope that helps.

    Pleasure to meet you.

    I used an advocate for Doctors any time I having problems with them not listening to me.

    Take care

    @thespiceman
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  • sylvery1sylvery1 Member Posts: 4 Listener
    Thank you very much 
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