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Social Security, Social Services

10 Handy Ways To Use Social Security Online

April 30, 2018

Via: SocialSecurity Info

Cotton swabs, aluminum foil, and www.socialsecurity.gov; everyday items that are simple, easy to use, and serve multiple purposes. Cotton swabs can keep your ear and computer keyboard spotless. You can use aluminum foil for both baking and preserving food. And […]


Social Security, Social Services

Can You Replace Your Social Security Card Online Like One Million Others Have?

April 27, 2018

Via: SocialSecurity Info

Your Social Security number is your first and continuous link with Social Security, so losing your card can be frustrating. Luckily, there’s a way to replace your card when you need it, with our online replacement card service. It’s quick, […]


Social Security, Social Services

How Do I Reports Wages If I Get Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) Benefits?

April 25, 2018

Via: SocialSecurity Info

On September 23, 2017, we released a new wage reporting application behind the my Social Security portal. Now, people who receive Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits and their representative payees can report wages securely online. It’s faster and easier […]


Health & Insurance, Social Services

How Older Patients Can Dodge Pitfalls Entrenched In Health Care System

April 24, 2018

Via: The Caregiver Space

Being old and sick in America frequently means a doctor won’t ask you about troublesome concerns you deal with day to day — difficulty walking, dizziness, a leaky bladder, sleep disturbances, memory lapses and more. It means that if you’re […]


Health & Insurance, Social Services

Telemedicine Helps Overcome Healthcare Gender Based Barriers

April 19, 2018

Via: Disabled World

Telemedicine helps to overcome gender-based barriers to healthcare – Study of telemedicine in Nepal published in Telematics and Informatics wins Elsevier’s Atlas Award for March 2018. An Atlas-award winning study reported in the journal Telematics and Informatics has found that […]


Health & Insurance, Social Services

Financial support for family caregivers

April 17, 2018

Via: The Caregiver Space

Being a caregiver is a tough task than one could think of. A caregiver often has to face situations where he/she requires financial assistance. Many times a person is left with no option but to spend a big chunk of […]


Social Security, Social Services

It’s More Convenient Than Ever To Apply For Social Security Benefits Online

April 11, 2018

Via: SocialSecurity Info

You’ve worked hard your whole life, and receiving your Social Security benefits should be the icing on the cake at your retirement party. We’re working hard to make it as quick and seamless as possible for you to apply for […]


Health & Insurance, Social Services

Signs of Abuse That Every Caregiver Should Monitor  

March 30, 2018

Via: The Caregiver Space

Sometimes you go through life and there are events that you witness, or even experience, that change you in ways you wouldn’t think possible. Sometimes these events leave you with those warm fuzzies that just makes you smile every time […]


Health & Insurance, Social Services

Public health groups are challenging the FDA’s decision to delay e-cigarette regulation

March 27, 2018

Via: CNBC Healthcare

Seven public health groups and several pediatricians are suing the Food and Drug Administration for delaying regulation of e-cigarettes and some tobacco products. The FDA brought e-cigarettes, cigars and hookah within its oversight in 2016 when it expanded the definition […]


Public Utilities, Social Security, Social Services, Waste Management

How the Industry is Working to Keep Landfill Workers Safe

March 27, 2018

Via: Waste360

Very serious injuries and toxic exposures at landfills are not common, but the industry remains vigilant, especially with the occurrence of tragedies like last year’s fatality at a Clearfield County, Penn., site where a cell collapsed. It was one of […]