Why Social Security Wants to Know Your Waist Size
A lot of people don't like to talk about their weight. This includes in front of strangers. However, if you have an appeal hearing in front of a Social Security Administrative Law Judge they will definitely ask your height and weight. They do this because under the law if you are classified as obese they must take that into consideration when determining what physical functions you can and cannot do and for how long you can or can not do them. In addition, some conditions, es
What Happens to All the People Who Get Denied Social Security?
There have been a fair amount of studies performed over the years by both Social Security and other entities that have asked this question. The answer has been consistent. They get sicker and sicker and poorer and poorer. Less than ten percent ever return to any type of employment. I believe there are two main reasons for this. The Government and Non-Profit Sector Social Services System is Deficient The system does not have enough money and the services are, for the most part