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    "If you've been injured through no fault of your own you could be entitled to compensation. If you're unsure if you could claim, I recommend you call Accident Advice Helpline."

    Esther Rantzen

    Serious injury in Wandsworth


    How to recover from a serious injury in Wandsworth

    Having a serious illness is most people’s worst nightmare. If you are very ill then it becomes more difficult to do most daily tasks, and feeling ill all the time makes it really difficult to enjoy your life. However, when you are very ill, you will usually find that doctors and other healthcare professionals are taking everything into their own hands and that you don’t do much for yourself.

    Getting back to independence after an illness may actually be the most difficult part of the entire process. Here are some ways in which you can recover well and get your life back when you have suffered a serious injury in Wandsworth.

    • Take your time. Most people will want to get back to normal as quickly as they can after a serious illness, and just start on with their life as soon as they can sit up and start moving about. But trying to push yourself too hard is a sure way of making yourself ill again. Take your time and keep rested until you are completely better.
    • Rest. You should still be getting more rest than anything else when you are recovering from a serious illness. Make sure that you sleep as much as your body needs, and that after any physical exertion you give yourself the rest of the day to recover and rest.
    • Eat well. if you are no longer on any special diets and so on, it can be tempting to full up on your favourite foods, but your body needs a healthy and balanced diet to keep building up the antibodies it needs, and strengthening up.
    • Stay happy. Try to do something which makes you happy every day. Having a positive mental attitude is almost half the battle when it comes to recovering from serious illnesses, so try to do things which keep you upbeat.

    Using a law firm in Wandsworth to claim for medical negligence

    If you feel that your doctors actually caused or exacerbated your illness, then you absolutely should look into claiming compensation using a law firm. You should contact a law firm in Wandsworth as soon as possible so evidence can be gathered and a strong case for compensation can be put together.

    Alternatively, you can explain your situation to the team at Accident Advice Helpline, before you contact a law firm, or instead of. The team can help you to decide whether you have a good case for compensation or not, and will also be able to team you with an experienced injury lawyer who can work with you on your behalf so that you don’t have to go to court. You can call the helpline on 0800 689 0500, or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile. We can help with your serious injury in Wandsworth.

    Date Published: 11th July 2014

    Author: David Brown

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