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  • Can a 100 percent Disabled Veteran Work and Earn an Income?

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    You’ve just been rated 100% disabled by the Veterans Affairs. After the excitement of finally having the rating you deserve wears off, you start asking questions. One of the first questions that you might ask is this: It’s a legitimate question – rare is the Veteran that finds themselves sitting on the couch eating bon-bons … Continue reading

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cowgirl

Iu Mostly Approved For What Disabilities?

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Just curious, I understand many things about IU, but wonder - are there are some 'major' conditions that IU seems to be more likely approved for? Diabetes, cardiology, lumbar, etc?

Thanks,

Cgup2009!

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Any service connected (including secondary to) disabilities that result in

the claimant being unable to hold substantial gainful employment.

carlie

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Mine was approved for PTSD.

How did you did it? I have PTSD, and they have included in it, dementia-memory loss, depression, anxiety and I do not remember what else, I would have to check my paperwork.

Izzy

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If you can't work due to a service connected disability no matter what it is you should get it. Alex Humpfrey won 100% on a 10% for a defective sphincter muscle or a guy who could not control bowels.

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Thank you, just taking a stab at regulatory (not statuatory) possibilities. Seems to me ssdi is approved on more statuatory basis. Probably depends more on what state or county one is in for SSA or VA benefits, if the sun is shining or management smells, er, flowery! Difficult to be standardized the nation over, ain't it?

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Cg'up2009!

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