Frailty – is it inevitable?

by | Jan 22, 2018 | Health, News

Do frail and elderly have to go together?

Until you have first hand experience, it is difficult to understand quite how disabling frailty can be.

In fact, in those rare situations where disability allows for preferential treatment, such as claiming VAT exemption on mobility and daily living aids, or applying for a Blue Badge parking permit, straightforward frailty is specifically excluded. You need something extra to qualify…Yet age-related frailty limits your ability to move around, care for yourself, cook meals – all the normal everyday activities most of us take for granted – just as much as other types of disability may. Read the full article