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Disability : Health & Medical

Who Can Apply for Disability?

The Social Security Administration has a program to provide benefits to workers who are unable--temporarily of permanently--to work because of a disability. The disability program is designed to provide basic necessities to those who qualify to be considered disabled.

Infertility Treatments - Types Of Treatments For You

Infertility specialists and fertility management are involved day and evening in investigation and development to discover infertility drugs, which can cure infertility difficulties of couples. The problem or the cause of infertility might be divided ...

What Disabilities Are Covered in Long-Term Disability Plans?

Long-term disability plans cover various types of illnesses and injuries that can prevent a person from working for an extended period. Long-term disability plans vary by state and company. Most people do not know that illness causes more disability than injuries do, according to the Council for Dis

Cerebral Palsy and the Road to Independence

Tim Harding, Vice Principal of Treloar College, Alton, Hampshire tells one student's story of life with cerebral palsy and the fight to become more independent.

Bulimia Treatment requires a Specialized Approach

Bulimia is one disease that affects both the males as well as females in the same numbers. In this disorder the patient goes on a binge eating for a period of time and after that he goes on a purging

Discover How Music Can Help Disabled Children

Modern science is proving what people have always intuitively known about music; music has the power to heal. Whether using percussion instruments or piano or guitar, the impact is the same; music can soothe the ...

Its Time To Start Looking For Handicap Vans For Sale And Reclaim Independence

Are you looking for handicap vans for sale?If so, then you are taking one huge step forward towards a better lifestyle and a more independent way of living.While it is always nice to rely on family and friends, no one wants to be thought of as a permanent inconvenience.Besides that, most people don&

Home Care-a small step to care for the loved ones

It is amazing how human longevity is increasing by the day.In fact the oldest woman on earth died at the ripe age of 122 years and 164 days in the year 1997.According to statistics released ...

How Do I Care for a Mentally Disabled Adult With Dementia?

A 2007 report by the University of Michigan claimed that as many as one in seven Americans aged 70 or older (about 3.4 million) have some form of dementia, with the most common form, Alzheimer's disease, affecting two-thirds of that number. The prevalence of dementia suggests that knowing how to ta

Can't Afford a New Lift Chair? Take a Look at Used!

For decades, seniors all over America have been enjoying the freedom that electric lift chairs offer them. However, since medicare stopped reimbursing people for the entire cost of lift chairs, buying one has become problematic for many, especially those with low income. If you need an electric lift

7 Important Points For Installing a Stair Lift

Stair lifts mean more than just a means of getting downstairs and up without fuss. For some, it is all about an important opportunity to become independent even at a point in life when physical limitations hit.

An Electric Wheelchair Lift: A Definite Needed Device

An electric lift is a useful product when caring for the elderly or those with disabilities. In this article we take a look at how these devices can benefit you as the care taker or the wheelchair occupant.

Patient Access Certification

According to the National Association of Healthcare Access Management (NAHAM), patient access certification promotes high standards in patient access services by credentialing those working at the frontline of health care. Patient access certification provides representatives the tools they need to

Autism and Anxiety

A brief exploration of exposure anxiety, as can be experienced by children and adults on the Autism Spectrum.

Walk with confidence daily with a critical illness cover

Nowadays there are many unexpected events that may require you to buy apt insurance covers. Critical illness cover is an insurance policy that pays the policyholder with a lump sum in case he/she is c