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I Have Arthritis and Cannot Work, What Can I Do?

Submitted by pec on Tue, 11/28/2023 - 08:21

Once arthritis has become a disabling condition, it can become so severe that continuing to work may become impossible. How can you survive and pay bills when you can no longer work? You may be able to obtain disability benefits payments from the federal government’s Social Security Administration if your arthritis is severe enough to prevent you returning to work for at least the next 12 months.

Social Security Schedule 2023: Exactly When to Expect Your Check in December 2023

Submitted by Elizabeth on Tue, 11/21/2023 - 11:54

Social Security Schedule 2023: Exactly When to Expect Your Check in December 2023

If you’re receiving Social Security benefit payments, and you rely on those benefits arriving on time so you can pay your bills and get the things you need, don’t worry. We’ve got all the information you need to know about when you will get your benefit payment and what to do if your payment is late right here in this article.

What is the Family and Medical Leave Act?

Submitted by pec on Wed, 11/15/2023 - 08:28

The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) was signed into federal law 30 years ago in 1993. It allows employees to take leave from their employers without the worry of losing their jobs for medical and family reasons. The FMLA applies to any employers that are government agencies, including public schools as well as private employers with 50 or more employees. There are a number of conditions that apply to taking leave under the FMLA and these may affect the person’s ability to apply for social security disability benefits from the Social Security Administration (SSA).

5 Best Exercises for Men Over 50 To Live Longer

Submitted by Elizabeth on Thu, 11/09/2023 - 09:37

Men over 50 don’t have to let health problems, old injuries, or aging prevent them from being healthy. Regular exercise is recommended by doctors to help men over 50 lower their risk of serious illnesses like heart disease, diabetes, and Alzheimer’s. Weight-bearing exercise can also strengthen bones, prevent osteoporosis, and keep muscle mass from deteriorating. By getting smart and getting active men over 50 can improve their health and continue living the way they want as they age.