Can I Get Temporary Social Security Disability Benefits?

Can I get temporary disability from Social Security?  The technical answer is, “no”.  However, sometimes you become disabled but your condition will improve.  You do not necessarily have to drop your case if you get better and go back to
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Social Security Disability for Claimants Under 50

In order to be found disabled prior to age 50 (what Social Security calls a “younger individual”), you have to be found unable to sustain work activity for eight hours a day, five days a week.  This means that you
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37 Year Old Client Granted Social Security Disability Benefits After Hearing

In a recent decision, our client, who was only 37 years old when she applied for disability, was found disabled because she could not stand and walk for even one hour of an eight hour day, requires intermittent elevation of
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30 Year Old With Sarcoidosis Granted Social Security Disability

Our client, who was 30 years old at the time of the hearing, was approved for disability for sarcoidosis, obesity,  and an adjustment disorder with mixed depression and anxiety.  Sarcoidosis is a disease in which swelling (inflammation) occurs in the
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Make Sure You Get a Time-Stamped Copy of Your Application or Appeal

One of my legal assistants wanted me to make the point that when you are submitting a new application or submitting an appeal to their local office make sure you get a date stamped receipt copy of what you have submitted. 
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