Monthly Archives: April 2012

Neurofibromatosis Type 1 and Getting Social Security Disability Benefits

Neurofibromatosis is a neurocutaneous syndrome. Neurocutaneous syndromes are disorders that result in the growth of tumors in different areas of your body. These disorders are brought about by the abnormal formation of cells in an embryo and are marked by … Continue reading

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Hydrocephalus and SSA Disability Benefits

Hydrocephalus is the accumulation of fluid in the brain which increases the pressure in the ventricles of the brain, potentially damaging the brain tissue. This condition was once referred to as “water on the brain” although this is a misnomer … Continue reading

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Autoimmune Disorders and SSA Disability Benefits

There are more than 80 different types of autoimmune disorders recognized by medical experts. Autoimmune disorders result when an individual’s immune system or white blood cells, which protect the body from dangerous antigens such as cancer cells, viruses, toxins and … Continue reading

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Renal Agenesis- Can I get SSA Disability Benefits?

Most individuals have two kidneys which develop in utero when the metanephric buds begin to develop into the kidneys. The kidney develop first near the urinary bladder and move up towards their permanent location in the rear of the abdominal … Continue reading

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Learning Disabilities for Children and Getting SSI

Learning disabilities is a term that may have been used in reference to your child. Learning disabilities is a term that may be very disturbing to you as a parent. It is extremely important that you understand what learning disabilities … Continue reading

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