Updating family about illness
I have spoken with him and he is in great spirits, very eager to be back on his feet.
He will be recuperating at his home for at least two weeks.
In the meantime, please do your best to help with her work load, so she won't be swamped when she returns. As many of you know, Jane Doe is a bit under the weather.
As you may know, John was hospitalized over the weekend for minor surgery to correct painful bone spurs.
If you get the standard mobility component or no mobility component at all the DWP will review your claim.
You will not need to go to a face to face assessment but they may contact you by phone or post if they need to ask you questions about your claim.
When you appeal a PIP claim a tribunal decides whether or not the DWP made the right decision. So if you are waiting for a tribunal, they will look at whether or not you find it hard to make journey because of ‘overwhelming psychological distress.’ If you need any further information you can check out our fact sheet or get in touch with our advice and information service.
In 2008, a Baltimore woman named Dina Leone shared shocking news with her friends and family: she had been diagnosed with stomach cancer.