Jump to Navigation

Social Security Disability Benefits for Illness Archives

Robin Williams battled depression, Parkinson's, anxiety

He made millions laugh over the years and in recent days, he made many cry when they heard the news of his tragic passing. Robin Williams will long be remembered as a comic genius and a skilled dramatic actor as well.

Treasury Secretary proposes a simple SSDI fix

Treasury Secretary Jacob “Jack” Lew was born a stone’s throw from Newark. The New York City native recently made headlines when he said Congress could fix Social Security Disability Insurance funding shortfalls with a simple shifting of payroll tax revenues.

New Jersey cancer rate drops

On the list of cancer rates in the United States, many of the Northeast’s states can be found near the top. While New Jersey is not among the states with the very highest rates (Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Maine), it’s in the second highest grouping, along with New York and Vermont, among others.

Inventions that can help people with Parkinson's disease

It can begin with a slight, barely noticeable tremor. But over time, the progressive disorder of the nervous system known as Parkinson’s disease can affect the way a person walks and talks and virtually everything else they do.   

Diabetes threatens many Newark residents

Diabetes threatens about one out of three people in the U.S., according to the American Diabetes Association (the organization has an office about 13 miles east of Newark, in Manhattan). Among minorities, the risk of the disease is even higher.

Get screened during National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

It was once only discussed in whispers, but now most people understand that by raising public awareness of colorectal cancer, we can reduce the risk we all face from it. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is trying to raise familiarity with the subject during March, which has been declared National Colorectal Awareness Month.

Compassionate Allowances list expanded for SSDI benefits

Approximately 200,000 people have been helped by the Social Security Administration's Compassionate Allowance provision. The program now includes over 200 conditions for which a Social Security Disability benefits claim is expedited.

Social Security Disability adds Compassionate Allowances

Have you heard of the Social Security Administration's Compassionate Allowances? It's a list of diseases and other medical conditions that enable an applicant to receive quick approval of Social Security Disability benefits.

FindLaw Network

Contact Us Today

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

Subscribe to This Blog's Feed Visit Our Social Security Disability Website

Abromson & Carey
Attorneys at Law
60 Park Pl, Suite 509
Newark, NJ 07102

Toll Free 888-512-7031
Phone 973-623-5593
Fax 973-624-4804

E-mail | Directions

Se Habla Espanol
Falamos Portugues

Print Page