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If you have a physical ailment or mental disorder, did you know you can apply for the Social Security Disability program? This program is designed by the federal government to give monetary assistance to those who cannot work, who need monthly assistance, and who cannot afford medical coverage on their own.
What disabilities qualify for SS disability?
There are many disabilities that lead to social security income (SSI). What are they? They’re based upon government rules. According to the government, you have the “inability to engage in any substantial gainful activity by reason of any medically determinable physical or mental impairment which can be expected to result in death or has lasted or can be expected to last for a continuous period of not less than 12 months.” Okay, what does that really mean?