Gap Fill - Being Sick - Level 6


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British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has announced to crack down on what he has labelled Britain's "sick note culture". The believes there are too many people in the UK claiming welfare because of mental health issues. He said welfare were a drain on the , and the number of people not working was creating labour . The number of sick notes issued by doctors has risen since the coronavirus pandemic in 2020. The most common being given by doctors are related to mental health and behavioural . Sunak said: "We need to change the sick note culture, so the default becomes what you can do not what you can't."

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