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What Is a Disability? Get Free Answers Here

August 20, 2014 by

What is a disability? “Disability” is a fairly vague term that can mean a lot of different things in different contexts. According to the American Disability Association, a disability is any physical or mental impairment that limits one or more major life activities.  Social Security takes this definition one step ...

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New Compassionate Allowances for Social Security Disability Claims

January 18, 2013 by
New Compassionate Allowances for Social Security Disability Claims

In 2011 new Compassionate Allowances for Social Security Disability claims were added to Social Security’s list of medical conditions that allow disabled individuals to get their disability decisions expedited when they apply for disability benefits.

Compassionate Allowances are a list of diseases and other medical conditions that, by definition, meet ...

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