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Most Common Diseases of Ages of 50 Plus - Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs): Polymalgia Arthritis(PMR): The Complications
Know your symptoms. It is very important in disability cases to have medical records to support your claim. You are your best advocate. Be sure to communicate with your doctor about all the symptoms you experience and follow up to make sure these symptoms get documented in your medical records by your treating physician. Articles like this are helpful in educating your self on what to look for when determining the source of your pain and fatigue.

Date: May 17, 2019

Social Security's Buying Power Has Dropped a Whopping 33% Since 2000. Here's What the Average Check Is Now
This article caught my eye this morning. Keep in mind, the average Social Security disability benefit payment for 2019 is $1,234.00.

Date: May 16, 2019

Why You Should Always Use ‘People-First Language’ When Talking to Someone with a Disability
I wanted to share this important article from Dara Katz at PureWow.

Date: May 13, 2019

Should government check social media accounts of people on disability?
The Trump administration may want to check in on your social media accounts to see what you’re posting.

Date: May 8, 2019

Social Security Recipients Could Be Collateral Damage Of Trump’s Workforce Orders
President Trump’s recent executive orders are a serious assault on federal labor organizations, but it is taxpayers who could become collateral damage.

Date: July 23, 2018

How a Social Security Disability Onset Date Is Decided
When did your disability start? Find out how the Social Security Administration decides for the purposes of Social Security disability eligibility.

Date: March 29, 2018

Iraq & Afghanistan War Soldier Disability Statistics
New numbers from the Department of Veterans Affairs shows more soldiers than ever before returning from war with physical and mental disabilities.

Date: March 29, 2018

Your Doctor's Opinion Counts for Social Security Disability
Learn why your doctor's opinion is important to your Social Security disability eligibility and how to obtain it here.

Date: March 29, 2018

VA Sends Medical Examiners To Check Disabled Vets Overseas
Veterans Affairs is sending doctors around the world to conduct medical exams on veterans living overseas who are applying for veterans disability benefits.

Date: March 29, 2018

Social Security Disability Eligibility for Bullous Diseases
Getting Social Security disability benefits for a bullous disease can be tricky, but it is important. Find out what you need to know before you apply.

Date: March 22, 2018

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