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Inner ear 'link to hyperactivity '

Inner ear 'link to hyperactivity ' | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Inner ear problems could be a cause of hyperactive behaviour, research suggests.
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Operation Disabled Vote: Millions have power to change politics

Operation Disabled Vote: Millions have power to change politics | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Real Britain columnist Ros Wynne-Jones says the mass registration of voters could see political parties take steps to improve the lot of disabled people
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Iain Duncan Smith's First Re-Education Centre To Open In Streatham Jobcentre

Iain Duncan Smith's First Re-Education Centre To Open In Streatham Jobcentre | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Streatham Jobcentre is to become the home of Iain Duncan Smith's first Re-Education Centre where teams of gormless Jobcentre workers, psychiatrists, social workers and voluntary sector busy-bodies ...
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ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia As Functionally Impairing As Major Diseases in Medical World - Health Rising

ME/CFS and Fibromyalgia As Functionally Impairing As Major Diseases in Medical World - Health Rising | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A Dutch study suggests that ME/CFS, FM and IBS are as functionally impairing as multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis and inflammatory bowel disease.
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Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain: Which Patients Have It Worse?

Fibromyalgia and Chronic Pain: Which Patients Have It Worse? | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Chronic painful conditions can have a significant negative impact on a patient’s quality of life, but are some conditions worse than others? A recent study sought to determine which chronic pain condition creates the biggest burden on patient quality of life.
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Hopkin Murray Beskine Solicitors - Latest News - Legal challenge to ‘benefit cap’ by disabled people and their carers

Hopkin Murray Beskine Solicitors - Latest News - Legal challenge to ‘benefit cap’ by disabled people and their carers
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'David Cameron is telling us that by and large social workers can't be trusted' - Community Care

'David Cameron is telling us that by and large social workers can't be trusted' - Community Care | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Nushra Mansuri responds to the news that Cameron's plans to jail social workers advanced further in the Queen's speech
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Conservative Plan For British Bill Of Rights

Conservative Plan For British Bill Of Rights | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Sources tell Sky News the Conservatives have already drawn up a draft British Bill of Rights to replace the Human Rights Act.
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Burnham's anti-welfare stance will lose him my vote

Burnham's anti-welfare stance will lose him my vote | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Will somebody from the Common Sense wing of the Labour Party please stand for the leadership? Today The Guardian is reporting that leadership favourite Andy Burnham has decided to pander to big bus...
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Scattering of remains of Crow’s Figures is ‘a mark in the sand’ on austerity

Scattering of remains of Crow’s Figures is ‘a mark in the sand’ on austerity | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A disabled artist-activist has scattered the ground-up remains of 650 clay human figures into the Bristol Channel, in the last stage of a project to demonstrate the real-life impact of austerity.Li...
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BBC set to appoint new disability executive

BBC set to appoint new disability executive | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The BBC is finally set to appoint a senior executive tasked with championing disabled talent and projects, more than 10 months after the new role was announced.The appointment of a disability execu...
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MSP says assisted suicide bill ‘fuelled demonisation of disabled people’

MSP says assisted suicide bill ‘fuelled demonisation of disabled people’ | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A disabled MSP has helped persuade colleagues to throw out proposals to legalise assisted suicide in Scotland.Labour’s Siobhan McMahon (pictured) told the Scottish parliament that discussions about...
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Real DPO fends off POhWER bid after mayor’s intervention

Real DPO fends off POhWER bid after mayor’s intervention | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
A local disabled people’s organisation (DPO) has succeeded in fending off a national charity that was trying to use its financial might to take over a contract to provide support to users of direct...
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Tories put on Wikipedia 'right-wing dictatorships' list - by government computer

Tories put on Wikipedia 'right-wing dictatorships' list - by government computer | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The disgruntled person put David Cameron in the company of autocrats ranging from Spanish fascist Franco to the leader of WW2 occupied France
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The Desperate Fight Within Disabled Campaigning

The Desperate Fight Within Disabled Campaigning | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
This is my first post in a few months, there's been several reasons for this including an horrendous bout of depression, an operation and masses of work for DEAEP, our new course starts next week. ...
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The early years matter most, but good childcare still eludes us | Polly Toynbee

The early years matter most, but good childcare still eludes us | Polly Toynbee | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
While politicians preach social mobility, the nursery system is failing children at the most vital age
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IDS DID rule out cuts to Child Benefit & Child Tax Credits on BBCDP show

IDS DID rule out cuts to Child Benefit & Child Tax Credits on BBCDP show | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Late this evening Monday 1 June the front page of the Times was revealed on social media and on Newsnight stating that IDS is furious as Cameron has ruled out cuts to Child Benefit and Child Tax Cr...
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Tories split as Cameron refuses to cut benefits | The Times

Tories split as Cameron refuses to cut benefits | The Times | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
David Cameron has slapped down cabinet colleagues pushing for cuts to child benefit, prompting a fresh scramble to find £12 billion in welfare savings
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Labour's new shadow chancellor is against rent control... and guess what, he's a landlord

Labour's new shadow chancellor is against rent control... and guess what, he's a landlord | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Labour should not have sought to control rents by regulating landlords, the party’s new shadow chancellor has said.
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War Hero Frank Foster Died In Agony In Hospital, While Heartless Staff Ignored His Cries! - YouTube

Please Support The Show – http://richieallenshow.com/donate/ Joanne's Change.Org Petition to David Cameron - http://chn.ge/1AlT99t http://richieallenshow.com...
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ESA death statistics may never see light of day - Benefits and Work

ESA death statistics may never see light of day - Benefits and Work | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Benefits and Work has a rather pessimistic appraisal of the DWP's appeal against my FOI victory on benefit deaths: Unfortunately, this is far from the final stage in the proceedings if the DWP are ...
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Desperate DWP's last minute appeal against revealing benefit-related deaths

Desperate DWP's last minute appeal against revealing benefit-related deaths | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Department for Work and Pensions has appealed against the ruling compelling it to disclose the number of Incapacity Benefit and ESA claimants who have died between November 2011 and May 2014.  ...
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Sun was ‘crude and discriminatory’ in mocking Brothers, says watchdog

Sun was ‘crude and discriminatory’ in mocking Brothers, says watchdog | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The Sun newspaper has been told by the press regulator that it was guilty of “discriminatory” and “unacceptable” behaviour when it printed a column mocking a disabled and transgender politician.The...
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Equality watchdog contradicts football’s Premier League over access

Equality watchdog contradicts football’s Premier League over access | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Football’s Premier League has been criticised by disabled fans and the equality watchdog after defending clubs that have failed to provide enough wheelchair-accessible spaces in their grounds.Surve...
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Justice system allows another murderer to escape a hate crime sentence

Justice system allows another murderer to escape a hate crime sentence | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
The criminal justice system’s continuing failings on disability hate crime have been highlighted by the sentencing of a brutal murderer, just 24 hours after the publication of a highly-critical new...
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Queen’s speech ‘suggests the worst is yet to come’

Queen’s speech ‘suggests the worst is yet to come’ | Welfare, Disability, Politics and People's Right's | Scoop.it
Disabled people should prepare themselves for more cuts and further attacks on their rights over the next five years, disabled campaigners have warned in the wake of this week’s Queen’s speech.The ...
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