In addition, SSI is available only to those individuals who meet the income and asset limits set by the SSA.
For more information, see our section on SSI eligibility.
The SSA will rely on it in preparing its RFC assessment.
If Social Security considers your symptoms to be of equivalent severity to those in the listing for Parkinson's disease, you may be able to get disability benefits under Social Security's listing for Parkinsonian disease.
our neighbor comes out and asked my mom, "where's your daughter? They put the most active muscles to sleep and my brain freaks out and sets other muscles into motion.
My mom went outside to shovel out her car because we had a snow storm last night. Maybe I'll get to sleep before than Last visit with my doctors about my dystonia they told me that my body confuses them.
The SSA will also consider how your dystonia affects your ability to perform day-to-day tasks such as cooking, cleaning, dressing, eating, and driving; therefore, you should provide the SSA with a description of how your dystonia affects your ability to perform these activities.
The SSA also considers the effect of pain on the ability to work.Because of the intense muscle contractions that occur with dystonia, many sufferers experience significant pain.