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Worrying times for ME sufferers

With less than a week to go until the Chancellor's Autumn Statement, many of the 250,000 people across the UK living with the chronic, disabling condition ME are worried - with good cause.

George Osborne will announce a further £10bn in welfare cuts .

Not only will people with ME be forced to keep fighting for support in a benefits system that doesn't understand their condition but, for those that are cut, money will be harder to stretch.

SONYA CHOWDHURY

Chief executive, Action for ME

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