If you have Temporal Mandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMD) you may qualify for disability benefits For most people, their ability to work is linked to their ability to talk. Nearly every job requires at least some degree of verbal communication.
If you have Throat Cancer you may qualify for disability benefits Throat Cancer is rare, comprising only 3-5% of all cancers. Risk factors include smoking, alcohol, age, and gender – men over age 50 are most likely to have
For those with disabilities financial security can be difficult. Fortunately, there are a number of programs and resources in place to help those suffering from disabilities. As many as 20% of Americans have some sort of disability and about
Unum Disability Claim – A history of denying valid claims Long-Term Disability (LTD) insurance providers have long had a reputation for denying legitimate claims. In 2002, CBS 60 Minutes broadcast a special on Unum’s unscrupulous practices. The program interviewed
Donald Trump – Medicaid under state control Obamacare has been widely criticized since its inception. Despite being substantially similar to Republican Presidential hopeful Mitt Romney’s 2006 Massachusetts healthcare reform, Obamacare received a lot of negative attention from the right
Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, Neil Gorsuch, and #DisabledandCute. The latest Social Security and Disability news. In the last few weeks, there have been several significant stories which affect the lives of those with disabilities. In this week’s blog we
Good Vibrations Music Event for the Deaf – Hosted by Aid for the Silent A music festival may seem like an unlikely form of entertainment for the deaf, but on May 20th the first music festival for the deaf
If you have been a victim of a stroke you may qualify for disability benefits A stroke happens when a portion of the brain loses circulation. The severity of the stroke varies depending on how much of brain experiences
Being incarcerated is a highly challenging experience for anyone. But for prisoners with disabilities the system is particularly unforgiving. America has the highest incarceration rate in the world, with 693 prisoners per 100,000 people. People in prison are three
There are minor adjustments to Social Security every year to keep pace with inflation. Here are the recent Social Security changes as we enter 2017. Roughly 17% of Americans are currently on Social Security, whether through retirement or disability.