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Inflammatory bowel disease and SSD benefits

Suffering from inflammatory bowel disease can upend life as you know it. You can be left with significant pain, and merely getting by on a day-to-day basis can be challenging. But obtaining and maintaining a job can be downright impossible. Although that can cause a...

Are you prepared for your disability interview?

There are a lot of moving parts to your Social Security disability claim. So many, in fact, that the process can become overwhelming, especially when you are just trying to focus on getting by with your medical condition. Yet, you have to be as prepared as possible to...

Getting benefits for work-related disability

Many people in the San Diego area work in physically demanding and/or dangerous jobs. They are at the risk of suffering a serious injury in an accident or a severe illness because of a toxic exposure. Over the long haul, they may develop an occupational disease or...

Six common reasons for SSD claim denials

Social Security disability benefits can provide you with very real financial relief. But that lifeline is dependent upon your ability successfully pursue your disability claim. The claims process seems simple, too. But the fact of the matter is that proving the...

Am I able to get disability benefits for a bad back?

The idea of someone getting disability for a bad back might have someone of a negative ring to it. It may even sound as if someone is making an excuse to avoid having to work at a job. Nothing can be further the truth. There are in fact many serious back disorders and...