If a doctor becomes partially disabled and is still able to work but needs to work shorter hours, there are policies that cover a partial loss of income.
It is difficult to qualify for SS disability if you suffer with migraines, but not impossible. Symptoms must be shown equal to the severity of another listed impairment
The Social Security Administration added a new impairment listing in 2017 under which a person with PTSD may qualify for Social Security Benefits.
Many people who apply for disability benefits suffer from more than one illness or injury which combined leaves them unable to work.
Filing a disability claim with the SSA involves navigating a sea of unfamiliar terms and abbreviations. It is always helpful to have a quick reference or “cheat sheet” handy when reading through instructions and forms.