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I have a p.e can I claim disability benefits?

I have a p.e can I claim disability benefits?

Start here: Https://www. Gov. Uk/dla-disability-living-allowance-benefit/overview

This site will guide your first queries.
I'd expect that it will take patience and organization, but this is a start. Good luck! ...Read more

Dr. Carol Van der Harst
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Disabilities (Definition)

Disabilities is a term that describes a mental or physical condition that limits one's abilities to carry out the ...Read more


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What do I do if my disability claim in denied?

What do I do if my disability claim in denied?

Talk to your doc: It all depends on what you have, and how much disability you have, as well as the criteria set by your insurance. Talk to your doctor to see what happened, and why. Talk to your insurance agent or benefits manager as well. ...Read more

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Which doctors can help you claim mental disability?

Which doctors can help you claim mental disability?

Many: Your family physician can help, your internest can help, your psychiatrist can help, your neurologist can help, your geriatrician can help. You maybe aided by a neuro-psychologist, a general psychologist and many others. ...Read more

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If someone has scoliosis with a 25 degree curve can they claim disability benefits in canada?

If someone has scoliosis with a 25 degree curve can they claim disability benefits in canada?

Disability: Disability is usually determined based on function. It really doesn't have anything do do with the exact degree of curvature in the spine. Also, just to put it to perspective, at 23 years of age, one is fully skeletally mature and a 25 degree curve at that stage is not treated. Sorry for not answering your question directly. ...Read more

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I have been diagnosed with CRPS recently. Will my condition deteriorate? Can I claim disability living allowance for this condition? Education help?

I have been diagnosed with CRPS recently. Will my condition deteriorate? Can I claim disability living allowance for this condition? Education help?

Chronic pain: Regional pain syndrome can be very debilitating and yes you can claim disability status. Approval would depend on the affected extremity and severity of the symptoms. Additionally, your condition can improve with time and treatment allowing you return to work. It may also deteriorate causing you to go back on disability. As long as disability is approved initially you can always go on and off. ...Read more

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I have menieres disease. Can I claim disability?

I have menieres disease. Can I claim disability?

No: Generally no. Just go to the doctor and get treated. If it fails therapy, then consider possible disability if it legitimately affects your ability to do your particular job. ...Read more

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What happens if I have anxiety and panic for which I claim va disability can I still get my cdl and be a truck driver?

What happens if I have anxiety and panic for which I claim va disability can I still get my cdl and be a truck driver?

Social Security: Disability gives people several months to do a trial and see if they can work again before getting off disability. Perhaps the VA does something similar. Talk w/social worker or other professional at the VA and see. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What can I do to help make a successful disability claim?

What can I do to help make a successful disability claim?

Find a QME: A qualified medical examiner. Sometimes you may need an attorney too. ...Read more

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I've got a tremor could I still claim disability. Even though I got turned dwn 1st time and my nerolist said that I shud claim due to the unsteady?

I've got a tremor could I still claim disability. Even though I got turned dwn 1st time and my nerolist said that I shud claim due to the unsteady?

Tremor: A tremor may represent an impairment. An impairment may or may not allow you to function in society or in a job situation. A tremor in and of itself is not a disability. ...Read more

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Can bipolar disorder qualify as a mental illness for disability claims?

Can bipolar disorder qualify as a mental illness for disability claims?

How do you mean it?: I suppose the folks handling decisions are the best ones to ask, but I really can't imagine how severe bipolar disorder would not qualify as a disability - at least partial. However, many bi-polar people do work even though it is difficult.

But, if you mean: can I hold an employer to blame for being diagnosed as bi-polar, probably not. ...Read more

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I wonder if I can claim va disability benefit if I have a possitive tuberculosis skin test after company trip to asia?

I wonder if I can claim va disability benefit if I have a possitive tuberculosis skin test after company trip to asia?

No way: There are at least two billion people with a positive skin test.

Do you want to have disability for all of them? ...Read more

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Can you claim or file for perm. Disability because you have borderline personality disorder? A.D.D and anxiety disorder

Apply: Each state is different. Apply for SSI and you will most likely be sent to a psychologist for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Can I claim disability for sleep apnea as a result of being sleepy all day?

Can I claim disability for sleep apnea as a result of being sleepy all day?

Special rule: Sleep apnea is rather unique. It has to have been diagnosed clearly with sleep study while still on active duty. You will not receive va disability if it was diagnosed after military separation or retirmenent. ...Read more

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What to do if I have optic neuritis in one eye and my vision is poor can I claim disability benefits?

What to do if I have optic neuritis in one eye and my vision is poor can I claim disability benefits?

Depends: How is the other eye? Disability is awarded when the combined vision from both eyes is below certain standards that are set State by State and also Federal. If one eye is normal and the other in fact missing for instance from trauma, that usually does not qualify for disability, . However some policies for disability will cover such cases. ...Read more

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I have just been diagnosed with a connective tissue disease (lupus arthritis). Can I claim disability?

I have just been diagnosed with a connective tissue disease (lupus arthritis). Can I claim disability?

Insurance: You are asking an insurance question. You must know the terms of your policy to answer. If you are talking about ssi, contact your social security office and ask what their criteria is regarding this disorder. ...Read more

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Can I claim disability benefit for my stomach having irritable bowel disease?

Can I claim disability benefit for my stomach having irritable bowel disease?

Disability: You can claim anything. How is it that your ibs is impairing you such that you cannot work? Very unusual that this would be considered a disability. ...Read more

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Need guidance in finding a new doctor to help with private disability claim forms. I am at a loss. I have cervical disk herniations, arthritis & disk compressions in my lower back. Have had this for 5 yrs and have been on disability (private insurer) for

Need guidance in finding a new doctor to help with private disability claim forms. I am at a loss. I have cervical disk herniations, arthritis & disk compressions in my lower back. Have had this for 5 yrs and have been on disability (private insurer) for

Primary care: Start with you primary care doctor who is technically responsible for overall over site of your care. Multiple and long forms are frustrating for doctors, perhaps you could offer up front that you would be willing to lay a reasonable fee for each form. He/she might be more receptive as you are showing respect for the value of their time. ...Read more

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Could I claim disability benefits for having arthritis, bursitis, trapped nerves, osteoarthritis, fibromyalgia, IBS and carpal tunnel syndrome?

You could: Depending upon your state, you may be required to under go a functional examination by an internist as part of your evaluation. ...Read more

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To get disability payments how sick do you need to be?

Must Meet Standards: May consider “disabled” if you have a medically determinable physical or mental impairment (including emotional or learning problem) which results; inability to do any substantial gainful activity; can be expected to result in death; or has lasted or can be expected to last for a continuous period of not less than 12 months. Http://www. Socialsecurity. Gov/compassionateallowances/conditions. Htm. ...Read more

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How long do disability payments last for someone who is a paranoid schizophrenic?

How long do disability payments last for someone who is a paranoid schizophrenic?

How long: disability: How long to receive disability on the basis of a mental disorder varies from state to state. In my california, the social sec. Or "ssi" office is seriously backed up, and my patients wait anywhere from 2 months [on the "fast" side! ] to 2-5 years, once you go thru appeal process. The more evidence, old records, reports u can give ssi, the better. Schizophrenia, serious illness lesser time maybe. ...Read more

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Is it possible that an 18 year old with borderline personality disorder get disability payments if she has never worked?

Is it possible that an 18 year old with borderline personality disorder get disability payments if she has never worked?

BPD & Disability: I agree with dr. Fowler. Borderline personality disorder alone does not prevent someone from being able to work, especially if s/he is in treatment. There may be relationship difficulties, but there are many very successful people who also have this condition. Career may go quite well, while more intimate relationships bear the brunt. ...Read more

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Can they take away your disability payments if you score well on the wram mcmi mmpi & other iq and psychological tests? I have paranoid schizophrenia

Can they take away your disability payments if you score well on the wram mcmi mmpi & other iq and psychological tests? I have paranoid schizophrenia

No not necessarily: Just because you have schizophrenia doesn't mean that you should be academically impaired or academically challenged. And if they decide to stop your benefits I would challenge their justifications in doing so. ...Read more

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How do I organize my medications for my disability?

How do I organize my medications for my disability?

Meds: I am not sure what you mean to organize your meds for disability, but if you need to arrange them in a way that you would be able to access them in a right order, use a pillbox. If you are applying for disability and need to fill out the list of meds you are taking, you just copy the name of each medication, its strength and directions for use. ...Read more

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Do I need medications for the pain from my disability?

Do I need medications for the pain from my disability?

Not necessarily: Every person has a different tolerance for pain. Millions of people in this country have chronic pain. Some people cope quite well and carry on normal lives despite chronic pain. Other people cope very poorly and become severely disabled by chronic pain. Seeing a physician who is experienced in the management of chronic pain can be helpful to those who are not coping well. ...Read more

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Are there any limitations of the kurtzke disability status scale (dss)?

DSS limitation: Please see following internet page:
http://www. Overcomingmultiplesclerosis. Org/about-ms/types-of-ms/kurtzke-edss-scale/. ...Read more

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Could I go on disability to come off suboxone?

Disability Suboxone: Disability is a medical -legal process. Anyone can apply for disability. If you have a sore thumb you can apply for disability that doesn't mean you're going to get it. If you're having trouble getting off Suboxone it's a matter of excepting that it can be a very long process of going down very slowly on the dose and in the end you should have no problem. That may mean a year to 18 months. ...Read more

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Is degenerative spine disease a disability? Please advise!

Is degenerative spine disease a disability? Please advise!

Hard to say: Depends on a lot and what you do for a living. Being disabled means you cannot do anything else as an occupation since the only ability you had was the one occupation you cannot hold anymore. Recommend never getting labeled "disabled" if possible. ...Read more

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Which diseases and disabilities are linked to chromosome 17?

Which diseases and disabilities are linked to chromosome 17?

Unusual question: Why do you want to know? Are you writing a homework assignment or has someone told you that you or someone you know has an abnormal chromosome 17? The answers come from the cytogeneticist who analyzed the chromosomes==not from a list of over a thousand genetic loci which might have mutations. ...Read more

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Are these OCD behaviors symptoms of disabilities?

Are these OCD behaviors symptoms of disabilities?

OCD: OCD is obsessive compulsive disorder, which is comprised of obsessions (repeating unwanted thoughts) and compulsions (ritualistic behaviors to help deal with those thoughts) such as washing hands repeatedly, constantly cleaning, checking locks, and other similar behaviors. Often the emotions behind OCD are based in fear and/or anger that is unresolved and even unverbalized. ...Read more

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What if I can't work because of cfs? Is it a disability

What if I can't work because of cfs? Is it a disability

Not by itself: CFS isn't a medically definable impairment. You have to have other conditions that combine with it to equal a disability listing, or you have to establish that your residual functional capacity is low enough to qualify on that basis; with cfs alone, that just doesn't happen. ...Read more

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Is gad considered a disability as well as a mental illness?

Could be disability: If you mean "generalized anxiety disorder" = gad, it is defined as a mental illness. Just like other mental illness, people with gad suffer from symptoms that affect ability to enjoy life or work. Since it is treatable, gad may or may not be a disability depending on each person's condition. ...Read more

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Chances of getting disability benefits because of scoliosis?

Chances of getting disability benefits because of scoliosis?

See below: The diagnosis of scoliosis does not automatically qualify one for disability benefits. It really depends on how that scoliosis is impacting the persons life and whether or not it prevents someone from gainful employment. Most people with scoliosis are able to work in my experience. Some people with scoliosis may not be able to work very physical jobs. ...Read more

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Is wernicke encephalopathy a disability?

Is wernicke encephalopathy a disability?

Disability?: Yes, it can become a disability if not treated quickly. However, rapid diagnosis and treatment can lead to full recovery -- supposing the person is also able to maintain healthy intake of nutrients after the crisis. (and not go on drinking alcohol, if that's what precipitated the problem to begin with). ...Read more

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Is the sleeping disorder insomia a disability?

Is the sleeping disorder insomia a disability?

Insomnia: The diagnosis of just insomnia will not normally qualify for disability, but may co-exist with other serious sleep/medical issues of disability. How severe the insomnia is often gives clues for further evaluation by a sleep study. If you can provide more details about the actual symptoms I can assist more. ...Read more