The Claims Process

Learn how Social Security determines whether you are eligible for disability benefits and see when your age and work history may and may not make a difference.

Can mental illness serve as the basis for Social Security Disability payments?

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Learn how to best present and pursue your claim for Social Security disability payments based on mental illness.... Read more

Does Social Security recognize fibromyalgia as a disability?

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Learn why it may be hard to get disability benefits for fibromyalgia and why a Social Security attorney can help you succeed with your claim or appeal.... Read more

Do people with heart problems usually get their Social Security claim approved on their first try?

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Learn about the process Social Security uses to decide whether your heart condition is disabling and whether your Social Security claim will be approved.... Read more

Can I get disability from Social Security if I have low vision, but am not totally blind?

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Learn how blindness, statutory blindness, or low vision can qualify you to get disability from Social Security and about work incentives for the blind.... Read more

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