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May 2018 Archives

Neurodegenerative conditions like Parkinson's may qualify for SSD

There are many different illnesses and injuries that could prevent you from working. Even relatively simple injuries, like broken bones, could mean weeks or months away from work. Thankfully, there are some protective insurance options available, including short-term disability insurance and workers' compensation. However, for those with severe and progressive conditions, long-term support may be necessary.

Do anxiety attacks qualify you for Social Security Disability?

Many Houston area residents suffer debilitating mental conditions because of anxiety. Anxiety can be a dreadful condition that may not allow a person to live a full life. When anxiety becomes a serious issue for a person, they may be able to qualify for Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits.

Social security disability benefits for back pain

There are many Houston area residents that struggle with back pain every day. Back pain is a common ailment and can be detrimental for a person, causing them to not be able to complete their daily tasks. Receiving social security disability benefits for a back injury may be possible.

What are the requirements to get SSD for intellectual disability?

Intellectual disability can make it impossible for those living with it to work. Texas residents who live with intellectual disability may be eligible for Social Security disability benefits for mental conditions. People who don't meet the work requirements for Social Security disability may be eligible for Supplemental Security Income.

Heart disease and Social Security Disability benefits

Many people have probably heard the statistic that heart disease is the number one cause of death in the United States. Additionally, it is also a major cause of disability, meaning that a diagnosis of heart disease could qualify a Houston worker for Social Security Disability benefits for illness. But, what exactly is heart disease? This blog post will provide a quick summary. People who suspect they may have heart disease should see a doctor as soon as possible.

Seeking Social Security benefits while fighting cancer

When people who suffer a debilitating illness qualify to receive Social Security Disability benefits, they may find such benefits to be an important source of help in covering expenses. However, the process of applying for SSD is often more complicated and difficult than many people realize, resulting in scores of frustrated, disappointed applicants who do not receive the benefits they may qualify to receive.