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Borderline Personality Disorder and Social Security Disability

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Although mental health disabilities are generally tricky to prove for purposes of obtaining Social Security Administration (SSA) disability benefits, borderline personality disorder (BPD) is one of the most difficult. People who suffer from BPD frequently do not acknowledge their condition as problematic, even when a treating physician diagnoses them. Personality…

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SSDI and Lupus

SSDI and Lupus

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According to the Lupus Foundation of America, lupus, or systemic lupus erythematosus, is a chronic autoimmune disease. It can damage any part of the body, and approximately 5 million people around the world suffer from it. If you have been diagnosed with lupus and meet additional criteria, you may be…

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Disability Benefits for ALS

Disability Benefits for ALS

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Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), otherwise known as Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a rapidly progressive disease that destroys neurons responsible for controlling voluntary muscles. Those who suffer from it will lose the ability to control their limbs, their ability to speak, and, eventually, their ability to breathe. There is no known…

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