Social Security Disability for Ehlers-Danlos

If you are unable to work due to Ehlers-Danlos (EDS), read our post for how SSA will evaluate your claim for disability benefits. The Bishop Law Firm has represented disability clients in North Carolina since 2009 and we do not get paid unless we win. Call us today for a free case review, (919) 615-3095. [...]

Social Security Disability for Sjögren’s syndrome

If you or someone you care for is unable to work due to Sjögren’s syndrome, read on for how SSA will evaluate your claim for Social Security Disability benefits. The Bishop Law Firm has represented disabled clients in North Carolina since 2009 and we do not get paid unless we win. Call us today for [...]

Disability Benefits for Antiphospholipid Syndrome

If you are unable to work due to Antiphospholipid Syndrome, read on for how SSA can evaluate your claim for Social Security Disability benefits. The Bishop Law Firm represents Social Security Disability clients in Raleigh, NC and surrounding areas. We do not get paid unless you win and we offer free case reviews at (919) [...]

COVID 19 & Social Security Disability

The COVID 19 pandemic is an unwelcome visitor into our daily lives. For some individuals, it will cause mild symptoms and pass quickly, but for others there can be severe long term affects. This post attempts to address how SSA will evaluate a claim for Social Security based on COVID 19. Social Security Disability Benefit [...]

Social Security Disability for Mast Cell Activation Syndrome

This post discusses how SSA will evaluate your claim for Social Security Disability if you have been diagnosed with Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS). The Bishop Law Firm represents Social Security Disability clients in Raleigh, NC and surrounding areas. We do not get paid unless you win and we offer free case reviews by phone, [...]

SSA Disability for Myotonic Dystrophy

While we have written before about Muscular Dystrophy, this post specifically discusses SSA Disability for Myotonic Dystrophy. If you or someone you care for is unable to work due to DM read on for how the Social Security Administration will evaluate your claim for disability benefits. Myotonic Dystrophy (a.k.a. dystrophia myotonica, myotonia atrophica or myotonia [...]

Disability Benefits for Polymyositis

This post discusses disability benefits for Polymyositis. If you are unable to work due to this rare disorder, read on for how the Social Security Administration will evaluate your claim for benefits. Polymyositis is a muscle disease (similiar to an autoimmune disorder) in which the body attacks it's own muscles. In most cases, the cause [...]

Lyme Disease and Social Security Disability

This post discusses Lyme Disease and Social Security Disability. If you are unable to work due to Lyme Disease read on for how the Social Security Administration will evaluate your claim for disability benefits. Lyme Disease is caused by a bacteria that is transmitted to humans through the bite of an infected blacklegged tick (deer [...]

Arachnoiditis and Social Security Disability

This post discusses Arachnoiditis and Social Security Disability. If you or someone you care for is suffering from Arachnoiditis read on for how the SSA will evaluate your claim for disability. When the arachnoid, a membrane that protects the nerves of the spinal cord, becomes inflamed the result is severe stinging, burning pain and neurological [...]

Is Stiff Person Syndrome a disability?

This post discusses disability for Stiff Person Syndrome. If you or someone you care for has been assessed with Stiff Person Syndrome, read on for how SSA will evaluate your claim for disability benefits. This post is not intended as medical advice regarding Stiff Person Syndrome. If you are having symptoms of Stiff Person Syndrome, [...]