Applying for Social Security Disability benefits can be confusing and overwhelming; even more so when you feel like you’re in it alone. Thankfully, there are resources you can turn to for help. One of the best resources available to you is a free consultation with an experienced disability attorney. Disability attorneys are highly familiarized with the Social Security … [Read more...] about 10 Benefits of Working With a Disability Attorney
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Here are some of the top health care and disability headlines for April 28 - May 4. Cholesterol in Food Not a Concern, New Report Says Here’s a headline we didn’t expect to see. According to the Department of Health and Human Services, “cholesterol is not considered a nutrient of concern for overconsumption.” Every five years, the federal agency issues its “Dietary … [Read more...] about Weekly News Round Up: New Dietary Guidelines for Cholesterol, What to Eat When You’re Stressed, Columnist Outlines How Privatizing Social Security Would Work
One of our favorite Robin Williams quotes. The man truly was a beautiful soul. Never lose the “spark” that makes you YOU! Life is about laughter, passion, curiosity, impulsivity and creativity, and you should never compromise for anything less. This month, explore your own spark of “madness” -- whether that’s by reconnecting with your inner child or exploring something … [Read more...] about Inspirational Quote of the Month: Keep Your Spark
If your condition does not meet the criteria set by the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) “Blue Book,” you may still qualify for benefits under a medical-vocational allowance. To receive a medical-vocational allowance, the SSA will put your case through a series of GRID rules to determine whether you qualify for benefits. GRID rules are simply a variety of factors … [Read more...] about What Are GRID Rules?
Here are some of the top health care and disability headlines for April 21-27. A Powerful Reddit Thread Reveals What It’s Like to Have a Disability Last Tuesday, a Reddit user posted a thread called “Disabled people of Reddit, what is something we do that we think helps, but it really doesn’t.” The thread received nearly 10,000 comments from people with a wide range of … [Read more...] about Weekly News Round Up: Reddit Reveals What Living with a Disability is Like, The Health Risks of Snoring, Air Pollution May Shrink Your Brain