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The real winner of the 2012 United States Republican presidential primary? My vote went to Bella Santorum. Bella is…
Frustrations Of A Stroke Survivor
I had my stroke about 2 1/2 years ago. Life after a stroke has definately been a challenge. First of all, I had to…
Independent Medical Exams | What They Are And
There are many reasons why people need independent medical exams (IMEs). Very often people are required to have an…
Mobility Scooters - Basics & Features To Be Considered
Introduction: One of the most popular forms of mobility aids widely prevalent in the recent years are the mobility…
Nane Foundation for Children With Disabilities
Feeling that he was wanted so much, Matthew was in a hurry to know his parents and he was brought into this world with…
I'm Too Good For This, Or Am I?
"You can be a greeter at Wal-Mart" No offense to the Wal-Mart greeters, although I'm considered to be disabled under…
Disability Articles (46)
Ways to Make Money At Home If You Are Disabled And Unable To Work
If you have been unfortunate enough to be someone that is unable to work a regular job because of an illness or an accident, you know how frustrating it can be emotionally, financially, and physically. When a car accident left me with chronic pain that was so bad that I…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Jun 08, 2011  
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Does Kill Your Stutter Download Work
So, does the kill your stutter download work? I am sure you are asking yourself the same question thousandths of people are asking themselves. Understand that the kill your stutter book has worked for hundreds of people around the world, if you are not serious about killing your stutter and…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Mar 30, 2011  
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The Real Kill Your Stutter Reviews
It is understandable that you want the real "Kill Your Stutter" reviews before spending your hard earned cash on a book that has helped hundreds of people kill their stutter. You are smart, because you took the time to research on this stuttering help guide. Well, in this article, I…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Mar 31, 2011  
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Books on Kill Your Stutter
Is finding books on kill your stutter is really hard to find? When it comes to fluency disorder, if you really want to find the best books to kill your stutter, then honestly you have to know why you and millions of others stutter,that way you will be able to…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Mar 27, 2011  
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What Does Getting Help for Stuttering Mean to You?
When it comes to fluency disorder, it it pretty much self explainatory. Millions of people have this speech impediment all across the globe, however, it is really up to you to decide whether or not you want to take control of the situation and get help for stuttering. So, what…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Mar 30, 2011  
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What Would Make Me Mad
Like most people, I have day-to-day experiences that get on my nerves, like minor Internet issues and receiving calls from people I do not know who mysteriously manage to get my cell number. I deal with these issues, and I do not let them ruin my day. There is one…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Feb 21, 2013  
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Knee Replacement Surgery In India
Damaged knees or knees affected by arthritis or injury might holds you back from enjoying your daily activities of a good life. If you have knee problems it becomes hard for you to walk or climb stairs. Fortunately knee replacement surgery is possible in India with higher success rate at…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Jan 23, 2014  
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Applying for Social Security Disability - The Activities Of Daily Living Questionnaire
Hello again! In this article, I will address a commonly-confused aspect of the Social Security Disability application process: the Activities of Daily Living questionnaire. Once you have submitted your claim, and Social Security has verified the information, you will sent a very-detailed questionnaire. Essentially, this is designed to help Social…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Jun 19, 2012  
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Exploiting the Disabled And Handicapped
I have recently gotten into internet affiliate marketing. The niche website I created for this, targets stroke survivors and the ability to cope with life following a disabling stroke. I am quite familiar with this niche because I am a stroke survivor myself. My hope is to relay my experiences…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Sep 17, 2013  
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Exertional Versus Non - Exertional Impairments And Social Security Disability
Hello again! In a previous article, I discussed the general requirements for qualifying for Social Security Disability. I mentioned the work history factor, as well as the legal definition of disability. I then simplified that definition. Here, I will talk about "exertional" versus "non-exertional" impairments and how they impact whether…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Jun 04, 2012  
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The Advantages Of Using Acorn Stairlifts
Staircases can be a serious inconvenience if you are suffering from joint stiffness or muscle problems, and many people who struggle with stairs find that they are forced to move away from their two-storey homes into a bungalow or other single-storey property. Being obliged to sell your home and then…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Mar 14, 2016  
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What I Used to Hate About School
When I was a student, I liked school, for the most part. I liked seeing my friends, going to fun activities, such as football games, attending classes I liked, such as psychology, and going to a job that I held late in my college career. There was one thing that…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Feb 22, 2013  
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Understanding Workers Compensation Doctors
We all like to think that we are safe while we are at work, however it can be at any time that an accident occurs and turns our worlds upside down. Luckily all hope is not lost; thanks to workers compensation. Workers compensation insurance is a type of insurance that…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Mar 17, 2014  
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Nane Foundation for Children With Disabilities - Matthew Story
Feeling that he was wanted so much, Matthew was in a hurry to know his parents and he was brought into this world with a month and a half earlier. After a normal birth and the fact that after three days we can go home, we heard from our son's…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Jul 29, 2011  
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Social Security Disability Benefits - Doctor's Support
Hello again! This article will examine what is really meant by "doctor's support" when it comes to getting approved for Social Security Disability. On the initial application, you will be asked for a list of doctors treating you. Of course, you will want to approach each of them to see…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Jun 19, 2012  
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This Makes Me Angry!
Are you handicapped, well I am not but my wife is. Now because she is a recent amputee and still trying to get used to her new leg, our shopping is somewhat limited. Secondly, here natural leg is not in very good shape either with only about 30% usage, thus…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Sep 19, 2013  
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Getting Approved for Social Security Disability - Do I Need A Lawyer?
Greetings again! One of the most common questions applicants have is whether or not they need a lawyer to win. The answer is maybe.....but maybe not. Initial applications for disability benefits are denied at a staggering 66% rate nationwide. Only about a third of claimants get approved on the first…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Jun 05, 2012  
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Wheelchair Products - Bring Back the Flexibility Of the Sick, Impaired As Well As the Aged
There are millions of folks from all walks of life that use mobility device items. These tools help people that are not able to relocate on their own, which could well result from aging, injuries or various other kinds of special needs. In most cases, those that require mobility devices…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   May 10, 2016  
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I'm Disabled, How Can I Become Independent?
My name is Harvey. I had a stroke in April,2011. My life has completely changed because I became a disabled individual in the blink of an eye. Basically, I lost physical function in the left side if my body. Fortunately for me, I don't think the stroke affected my mental…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Sep 26, 2013  
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Disabled Golf My Way
Did you know there golfers all over the world who enjoy golf in spite of amputations, spinal injuries even blindness. Have you ever played golf in the past or wanted to play and think you can’t because of a disability? Well it’s time to get out and do something about…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Feb 26, 2012  
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What Not to Do After A Disability Hearing
Anyone who has ever been through a disability hearing knows what a nerve-wracking experience it is. The person in need of benefits must answer questions under oath regarding his lifestyle, health, and previous employment. Answering these questions while having coffee with your attorney in a coffee shop would not be…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Jun 11, 2014  
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Switches Shorting Out
I’m just full of urgency—I’m not sure what about. My head rushes, full of babbling nonsense, but all of it seeming to tell me something Very Important. I don’t know what great message I’m to expect from hysteria, so I’m not too worried about it…. It’s just that as I…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Sep 07, 2012  
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Traveling While Disabled
I was like many of you and was asking myself, " now that I am disabled, how do I enjoy doing the things I used to enjoy?" Through my experiences, I'll show you that traveling while disabled is not impossible. In fact, it does have it's advantages too. Since my…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Oct 24, 2013  
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Social Security Disability Work Incentives - SSI
Hello again! In this article, I want to discuss a subject that is the source of much confusion. Namely, can you work and still collect Social Security Disability? The answer, simply, is yes.......but you must follow some specific guidelines. I will address work incentives for the SSI program here, and…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Jun 08, 2012  
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How to Make A Living, Post Stroke
The Glory Days are gone forever. Two years ago, a stroke robbed me of my ability to use my left arm and hand, and also weakened my left leg. Growing up as an left-handed athlete, this in itself was a devastating blow. I can't run, and I can't throw or…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Oct 08, 2013  
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Add, Adhd, Dyslexia - What Does it Mean And Can it Be Fixed
Attention Deficit Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Dyslexia are all forms of learning disabilities that a number of children are coping with each and every day. If you come from a family that has any of these difficulties you will be aware of how much it can affect a…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Dec 08, 2011  
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Top 5 Mobility Aids for People With Physical Infirmity
Elderly persons or seniors are often troubled with physical frailty and face difficulties moving around their house freely. Even people who have just recovered from an illness (but still weak) or undergone a surgery face mobility problems. However, there are mobility aids like walking sticks, canes, wheelchairs, walking aids, crutches…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Jul 09, 2014  
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Early Symptoms Of Multiple Scierosis
It is worth mentioning that early symptoms of multiple sclerosis take place between 20-40 years. The symptoms may also be classified as common or uncommon. Therefore, the common symptoms include numbness, loss of balance, problem or difficulties with sight, tingling and one or more limbs may fail to function due…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Nov 25, 2012  
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Frustrations Of A Stroke Survivor
I had my stroke about 2 1/2 years ago. Life after a stroke has definately been a challenge. First of all, I had to get used to my new body with a very deficient left side. To make things worse, I'm left-handed. With a lot of post-stroke therapy and exercise,…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Oct 08, 2013  
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Social Security Disability Work Incentives - Ssdi
Social Security Disability Insurance is a program for people who can no longer work full time due to their health, but who have paid into the system through previous work history. On average, the monthly benefit is $1000, but can go as high as $2300. The big question most people…
By:  in  Health and Fitness  >  Disability   Jun 08, 2012  
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Introduction: One of the most popular forms of mobility aids widely prevalent in the recent years…
Home sweet home. As mentioned in my previous articles, I had a severe stroke in April, 2011. I stayed…
Have you ever laid in bed at night ready for a good nights sleep only to have the uncontrollable…
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My stroke. In April, 2011 I suffered several mini-strokes, followed by a major stroke several days…

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