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Disability Benefits and Parkinson's Disease

Parkinson's Disease, or Parkinsonian Syndrome, is a motor system disorder that impacts a person's ability to move. Tremors are a widely known symptom of the disease, but it can also affect a person's mind, resulting in dementia, impaired motor skills, changes in speech, and muscle stiffness. It is a degenerative disease that gets worse over […]

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Getting Benefits for Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a mental disorder that makes it difficult to have social interactions, think logically, and distinguish between reality and delusions or hallucinations. Because of the complex nature of this condition, it is often difficult to maintain a job. Social Security Disability (SSDI) benefits are available for those who have the medical evidence necessary to […]

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Chronic Pain and Disability Benefits

Chronic pain is an ongoing or recurring pain that lasts longer than the usual course of an illness or injury, typically more than three to six months. Fortunately, for those who suffer from severe chronic pain, the Social Security Administration (SSA) will consider a claim for pain as long as there is some medical evidence […]

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Can You Receive Social Security Disability for Fibromyalgia?

If you are applying for Social Security disability for fibromyalgia, you may find it difficult to receive an initial approval. This is because Social Security does not have a disability listing for this condition in its Blue Book, a listing of impairments and requirements that are approved for benefits. However, in an effort to reduce […]

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Secure Social Security Disability for Heart Disease

Many Americans suffer from cardiovascular issues and heart disease which limits their ability to work. With February being American Heart Month, you should know that social security disability for heart disease may be available to you if you meet certain conditions. Social Security Disability for Coronary Artery Disease Those suffering from coronary artery disease have […]

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Disability Benefits for Asthma

Asthma is a respiratory condition that causes inflammation of the airways, which can cause difficulty breathing. It can be triggered by a variety of things including, air pollutants, pets, cigarette smoke, pathogens in the environment and medications. The most common symptoms of asthma can include shortness of breath, tightness in the chest, wheezing and coughing. […]

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Disability Benefits for Lupus

Lupus is an autoimmune disease that causes the body's immune system to attack itself. It can lead to damage to the kidneys, the heart, the lungs, skin, joints and blood. It is possible to qualify for either Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) if you meet the requirements as per the […]

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Obtaining Disability Benefits for Glaucoma

National Glaucoma Awareness Month is recognized throughout January. It is a time to spread the word about a disease known as the sneak thief of sight for its gradual progression of vision loss. Currently, more than three million people in the U.S. have glaucoma, making it the second leading cause of blindness and the leading […]

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Qualifying for Disability Benefits for HIV/AIDS

World AIDS day is Dec. 1st. For many people living with HIV or AIDS, the condition may be so debilitating that you cannot hold full-time employment. In these cases, you may be able to qualify for Social Security Disability benefits. Symptoms of HIV/AIDS Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) causes a progressive failure of the immune system. […]

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Disability Benefits for Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic autoimmune disease that affects the central nervous system, which is made up of the brain, spinal cord and optic nerves. It is often a progressive disease, which means that symptoms become worse and more debilitating over time. There are several types of MS that include different combinations of disease […]

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