Was your disability claim for a mental disorder denied by Social Security, an insurance company, or the VA? Do you worry your monthly LTD benefits might be terminated? As a national disability benefits law firm, a large portion of the cases we handle involve mental health-related claims. Mental illness affects every walk of life and […]
Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) Social Security Disability Benefits
It’s estimated that almost 95% of the adult population of the U.S. has been infected by the Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) at one point in their lives. While most develop immunity to the virus, some individuals with weakened immune systems develop long-term complications as a result of their EBV infection. These complications can include chronic fatigue […]
What Medical Criteria Are Needed to Qualify for Social Security Disability Benefits for COPD?
If the symptoms of your Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) are so disabling that you are unable to work, you may qualify for benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA), provided you meet the necessary medical criteria. Many claims for Social Security disability benefits are rejected not because the applicant doesn’t qualify for benefits, but […]
Cerebral Atrophy Social Security Disability Claims
When the damage caused by cerebral atrophy becomes so debilitating that a person is unable to work, they may be able to obtain disability benefits from the Social Security Administration. Obtaining Social Security disability benefits for cerebral, or brain tissue, atrophy can be difficult. That’s because there is no specific entry for cerebral atrophy in […]
If I Have Ovarian Cancer, Do I Qualify for Social Security Disability?
In recognition of Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month, the disability denial attorneys at Marc Whitehead & Associates would like to focus attention on this often misdiagnosed disease that claims the lives of over 14,000 women in the U.S. each year. According to the American Cancer Society, one in 78 women will be diagnosed with ovarian cancer […]
Win Asthma Social Security Disability Benefits Using SSA Listing 3.03
You may not be aware that if you suffer from severe asthma, you may qualify for Social Security Disability benefits. If you’re one of the many people who suffer from asthma, you know that your condition is no laughing matter. The disabling symptoms of asthma – such as suddenly finding yourself unable to breathe – […]
Asthma Disability Claims
Our Attorneys Pursue Asthma Disability Benefits on Denied Claims
If you suffer from asthma and it affects your ability to work, disability benefits may be available to you from your long term disability (LTD) insurance policy, the Social Security Administration (SSA) or from the Veterans disability program.
Our firm has helped thousands of individuals appeal and overturn wrongly denied claims by government programs and insurance companies. We understand how asthma disability has wide-ranging effects that go beyond breathing problems, and seriously affects your ability to work.
We also know how to legally document, support, communicate and prove your disability in order to win a favorable decision.
Multiple Sclerosis Disability Denied?
Attorney Help When Claims for Multiple Sclerosis Disability Benefits Are Denied
Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is a serious, often crippling disease of the central nervous system that most often occurs in people between the ages of 20 and 50. In the early stages, symptoms tend to fluctuate.
As time goes on, new symptoms flare up. Severity and progress of the disease can be unpredictable, which makes MS difficult to identify initially and fully diagnose. MS usually becomes worse over time.