New Social Security Ruling on Sickle Cell Disease

Sickle cell anemia, a condition in which there aren’t enough healthy red blood cells to adequately carry oxygen throughout your body, is a rare and likely debilitating disease.  Although life expectancy has dramatically increased for patients with sickle cell over the last

Excellent article about the hearing backlog

A recent article published by the Associated Press (AP) discusses the current backlog of Claimant’s waiting for a disability hearing and hardship imposed.  Click here to read    

The purpose of the function report

The function report (questionnaire) sent from the SSA will ask you to describe a typical day, or to describe how your impairment has impacted or prevented you from doing things such as cooking, cleaning, laundry, or walking the dog.  These forms