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Anxiety and Social Security Disability Benefits

May 27, 2017 by

Being nervous is an unavoidable part of life; worry is just a natural human responses to possible danger. Too much nervousness, however, can seriously impair daily productivity and focus and cause anxiety.

Anxiety disorder is one of the most common emotional disorders.  According to National Institute of Mental Health, ...

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Published in Medical Issues

New Mental Disorders Listings

April 17, 2017 by

The Social Security Administration (SSA) has finally issued a final rule on revised medical criteria for evaluating mental disorders for adults and children.  This rule was issued on September 26, 2016 and become effective on January 17, 2017.  The rule was published more than six years after the Notice of ...

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Can You Collect Social Security Disability if You Have Been in an Accident and Suffered a Personal Injury?

February 6, 2017 by

What is the Definition of Disability under Social Security?

Too meet Social Security's definition of disability, you must not be able to engage in any substantial gainful activity (SGA) because of a medically-determinable physical or mental impairment(s) that is expected to result in death, or has lasted or is expected ...

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Published in Personal Injury

Prove Disability

January 11, 2017 by

In our last post, we delved into Social Security's Listings of Impairments, step 3 of the 5-step adult disability sequential evaluation process.  But let's say that you cannot establish that your impairment or impairments meet or equal in severity one of SSA's listed impairments.  Is it still possible to prove ...

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