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What is the meaning of ‘take nutrition’ for personal independence payment (PIP)?

The law states that “take nutrition”, in regard to personal independence payment (PIP), means:

(a) cut food into pieces, convey food and drink to one’s mouth and chew and swallow food and drink; or
(b) take nutrition by using a therapeutic source;

“Take nutrition”, is relevant to the following personal independence payment activity:

2. Taking nutrition.