I have osteoarthritis in both hand/ fingers/ thumbs, both hips and both knees, recent diagnosis in neck9 consultant mentioned " operation and fusion. big decision but pain, well don't have to tell any one on form altho not as bad as RH type.
my pain tollerance is low tho~
if I did decide re operate on neck, would this stop spread of Osteo into other areas of my neck?
plus seel employer who is more understanding, any depts in Aberdeen where i can turn to for help plus mobility is limited and only awarded low rate of DLA andnot mobility , altho~ driving now becoming a problem and i have to work to pay bills, mortgage
any ideas, info help re see if I can be allowed/awarded Disability allowance as car will need changed soon and am dependant on this re area where I live no bus route and 12 miles from town and wor
thank you for kind reply