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“Should I Apply for Disability?" (and Other SSDI Questions)

Should I apply for disability? If this question has been running through your mind, there are several factors to consider. People can become ...
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5 Things to Know Before You Apply for Disability in Florida

Making the decision to apply for disability in Florida can be a tough choice to make. We understand that you've worked hard all your life and ...
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Can I Receive Disability Benefits for Ulcerative Colitis or Crohn’s Disease?

Ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease are inflammatory bowel diseases (IBDs) that affect an estimated 3 million U.S. adults according to the Center ...
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Does Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) Qualify Me for Disability?

If you or a loved one suffers from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, or OCD, you are all too familiar with the extremes of anxiety—obsessions and ...
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Can I Qualify for Disability if I Have Diabetes?

Diabetes continues to represent a growing health problem in the United States. Type 1 diabetes, otherwise known as insulin-dependent diabetes, often ...
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H.R. 620: Are the Rights of the Disabled Under Attack?

Fighting for the rights of the disabled has been an uphill battle, but over the years significant strides have been made. A turning point came in ...
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How to Qualify for Disability in Florida

The American Community Survey (ACS) reports that approximately 12.8 percent of the American population suffers from some sort of disability. Focusing ...
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Can I Receive Disability if I Have Been Convicted of a Felony?

When you apply for Social Security disability benefits, the Social Security Administration (SSA) typically will want to know more about your current ...
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SSDI vs SSI: What's the Difference and For Which Do I Qualify?

The Social Security Administration (SSA) operates two programs that are aimed at providing assistance to disabled Americans. If you have a permanent ...
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Non-Attorney Advocate Vs a Social Security Disability Attorney

Disability Experts of Florida is staffed solely by non-attorney advocates and we pride ourselves on initiating cases and working on them zealously to ...
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Questions on How to Qualify for Disability in Florida?

If you have questions about how to qualify for disability in Florida, you’re not alone. While the SSA website provides a lot of detailed information, ...
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Can You Get Disability for Depression?

If you happen to suffer from clinical depression, there are a lot of questions that you may have: how to cope with the illness, treatment options, ...
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