Spinal Muscular Atrophy Disability
If you have spinal muscular atrophy you may qualify for Social Security
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About spinal muscular atrophy and how we can help:
- Spinal Muscular Atrophy
-- A term applied to a
number of different disorders, all having in common a genetic
cause and the manifestation of weakness due to loss of the motor
neurons of the spinal cord and brainstem.
if you've been disabled and are not able to work for at least
twelve months, then you should apply immediately as the social
security disability and (or) SSI Disability claims process takes a
long period of time to complete.
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Possible Social Security Disability Conditions *-
Cancer, Diabetes, Type 2
Diabetes, Diabetic Neuropathy, lupus, crohn's disease, multiple
sclerosis, High Blood Pressure (Hypertension),
Neck, Shoulder, Ankle, Wrist, Back, or other Joint Problems, Disc
Herniation, Degenerative Disc Disease, Spinal Stenosis, Carpal
Tunnel Syndrome, rsi or Repetetive Stress Injury, Inflammatory
Bowel Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Irritable Bowel Syndrome,
Arthritis, Dysthymia, Depression or other Mood Disorders,
Congestive or Chronic Heart Failure, Type 1 Seizure Disorder,
Stroke, copd, Emphysema, Hearing Loss or Poor Hearing, Statutory
Blindness, Peripheral Field Problems or Other Vision Loss,
Clinical Obesity, Attention Deficit Hyper Activity or adhd,
Bipolar Disorder or Manic Depression, Panic Disorder,
schizophrenia, autism, head trauma, memory loss, low iq, mental
retardation, learning disability, epilepsy, cancer, chronic
fatigue, lupus, anxiety, inner ear problems, meniere's, vertigo or
dizziness, kidney failure requiring dialysis or other renal
problems, cirrhosis, hepatitis, or other liver disease,
pancreatitis, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, asthma, bronchitis,
cystic fibrosis, rsd or reflex sympathetic dystrophy, ,
sarcoidosis, peripheral vascular disease, lyme disease, cerebral
palsy, down syndrome, hiv, aids, anemia, sickle cell, thyroid
problems including hypothyroidism, esrd or end stage renal
disease, reflux, gerd (gastroesophageal reflux disease), cfids,
muscular dystrophy, coronary artery disease, cardiomyopathy, or
tachycardia, bradycardia or other arrhythmia
*- Social Security Disability benefits may or
may not be awarded for disabilities due to the above conditions.
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The dollar amount Social Security Disability or SSi benefits an
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