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Would I qualify for PIP?
I was diagnosed with pernicious anaemia in 2006 and now suffer terrible brain fog when talking to people which is very embarrassing for me as I feel judged by people. Now I have been diagnosed with lower back arthritis, cracked vertebrae L5, crushed discs and a trapped nerve. I am very fatigued and struggle to walk any distance due to pain and swelling in my lower back and my legs feel like they are going to give way at times. I'm now seeing a physio to try help manage the pain via muscle strengthening techniques. I'm really struggling to work full time. Do you think I woukd qualify for pip to allow me to cut my hours but still pay my bills? I've read the assessors are really tough. Any advice would be much appreciated
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