Disabled students fear for their future as independence payments cut

April 6, 2017 admin 0

With a clampdown on PIP and related benefits, students such as Lauren Hall are struggling to finish their degrees For three years, Lauren Hall, a […]

Edmonton MP slams government for changes to disability benefits

April 3, 2017 admin 0

MP Kate Osamor has slammed the government for planned changes to disability benefits that could impact over 160,000 people in the UK. The MP for […]

Welfare reforms and £330 million employment package start from April 2017

April 3, 2017 admin 0

Employment help for people with health conditions will roll out from April, along with wider reforms to ensure a fair welfare system. The government is launching […]

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Mouse Models Respond to CK-2127107

March 27, 2017 admin 0

Cytokinetics’ next-generation fast skeletal troponin activator CK-2127107 improves muscle function in mouse models of spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), according to a preclinical trial study. The […]

Charities’ plea over Personal Independence Payments

March 15, 2017 admin 0

The chief executives of more than 30 charities have written to ministers urging them not to restrict access to a disability benefit. The rules around […]

Emotional Caller: Disability Cuts Driving People With Depression To Suicide

March 6, 2017 admin 0

This emotional caller powerfully explained how the government’s changes to disability benefits is driving people with anxiety and depression to suicide. Peter was livid that […]