'Improving dementia' costs woman benefit

'Improving dementia' costs woman benefit
 

Thousands of people living with degenerative conditions - like dementia, Parkinson's and multiple sclerosis (MS) - are losing part or all of their disability benefits after being reassessed. One woman, Wendy, rejects the assessors' insinuation that her Alzheimer's is getting better.
"My life has changed. I was able to talk about anything and everything, but now I have lots of notes to refer to," Wendy Mitchell tells the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme.
It has been over 18 months since the BBC first spoke to her, for a piece about living with early onset dementia.
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22 November 2016 in Regional, Views: 63
Source: BBC
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