The Role Medications Play in Your Disability Claim.

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Here’s a “catch-22” for you: you do not have to be taking any prescribed medications in order to qualify for Social Security Disability Insurance benefits (“SSDI” or “disability benefits”). But if you are not taking any medicines to treat your symptoms and you are applying for disability benefits based on a medical condition that could be improved by medication, your … Read More

Social Security Disability: Coping with the Side Effects of Medication

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Social Security Disability: Coping with the Side Effects of Medication By: Nikki D. Evans, Attorney Parmele Law Firm, P.C. In a Social Security disability claim, one of the best and most important things someone can do to help their case is to be compliant with their doctor’s treatment plans and recommendations. Even when money is tight and the costs seem … Read More

Can I Receive Social Security Disability based on Chronic Headaches?

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By Mike Wolter, Attorney Parmele Law Firm, P.C. Chronic headaches can be a very frustrating condition to suffer from.  Many times doctors are unable to diagnose or effectively treat the headaches. Objective testing such as MRIs and CT scans of the brain and head often fail to reveal any abnormal signs that might prove that there is something specific causing … Read More