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MS in the media - 14 September 2015

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Effects of benefit changes on health

An MS Society survey suggests that half of people applying for ESA and a third having interviews for PIP said their health was damaged as a result.  The results also showed people cutting down on spending on food, transport and socialising with one in 10 saying they spent less on their healthcare.

Source: Guardian
Source: Scotsman

MS Trust link: Benefits - A to Z of MS