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Getting older with mild cp
I was born with cp and effects my left hand side. I've noticed increasingly that I'm worn out and exhausted just by school run there and back then trying to do my shift I'm struggling to concentrate. I'm worried I'm being selfish or putting to much to my cp but I'm just so tired. I struggle tho to sleep at night as when I lay down I'm so conscious of the sensation my hand and foot are twitching it drives me crazy. I had a 4 and 7 year old and feel terrible that I'm so tired by bedtime from school run there and back then my shift til 6pm and tea, bath time bed that I'm not making the most of this time. I do recieve the lowest rate of disability as I filled it in myself when younger and was so ashamed (wrong I know but severely bullied etc) of being disabled I made it out as if u was OK. My family say I should speaking to dwp to raise my disability help and gp for help but I feel rude to even ask or what if I lose my lower rate and they think I'm lying as I am lucky people say you cannot tell but I feel there lying. It's so obvious by my hand gestures and foot turning out especially when I'm tired. Can someone offer me advise from someone with cp or knows of it more as I can't do this much longer