Lupus and Disability

Systemic lupus erythematosus, better known as lupus, is a painful and often disabling auto-immune disease that causes inflammation. Lupus is… Read More

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a progressive (worsening) disease that makes it hard to breathe. It can cause coughing… Read More

Herniated Disc and Disability

A bulging or herniated disc is an extremely painful and often disabling condition.  Also referred to as a ‘slipped disc,’… Read More

Appeals Council Process

After a Social Security Disability hearing, one of the most difficult aspects is waiting for the hearing decision to arrive… Read More

Depression and Disability

Millions of Americans suffer from the effects of chronic depression. Symptoms can include a loss of interest in activities, appetite… Read More