Category Archives: Social Security Disability

Can I Get Social Security Disability for Depression?

Many people who suffer from chronic depression know that it can be a debilitating condition that can prevent you from holding on to a job or even performing everyday activities and maintaining personal relationships. It is possible for individuals to collect disability benefits for both physical and mental ailments. However, it can be more challenging to collect these benefits for…

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Fitness and Health tips for the disabled

Regular exercise is essential in maintaining an overall healthy lifestyle, no matter which disability you may have. By utilizing a regular fitness routine, you can increase your flexibility, strength, and even mobility. Regular cardiovascular activity also aids in maintaining a healthy weight, as well as lowering blood pressure and increasing blood flow to the brain. We suggest that you consult…

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Avoid These 5 Common Mistakes When Applying for Social Security Disability:

1.) Collecting unemployment while waiting for social security disability benefits. When you are applying for social security disability, you are claiming that you are unable to work for at least 12 months due to a physical or mental impairment. Unemployment, on the other hand, means that you are ready for work and are waiting for the right job that fits…

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Marginal Successes, Revised Expectations, Broken Promises – A Presidency in Review Part 3

No New Bankruptcy Protections for Workers and Retirees By Arizona Attorney Lawrence ‘D’ Pew While on the campaign trail, presidential candidate Barack Obama promised to protect the wages, pensions, and benefits of employees and retirees who became creditors of bankrupt employer-corporations. There were two essential prongs to Obama’s campaign promise of corporate bankruptcy reform. First, bankrupt corporations would be prevented…

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