How to Get Disability Benefits for Heart Problems
The SSA looks at various tests to determine the severity of your heart condition and whether your doctor has restricted your activities.
Disability Benefits for Heart Attack or Heart Disease
Heart disease can be a catchall term that refers to various disabling heart conditions, but most often it refers to coronary artery disease (CAD), also called coronary heart disease (CHD). CAD is the narrowing or hardening of the coronary arteries -- those supplying the heart with blood.
Disability Compensation Benefits for Cardiovascular Diseases
Our heart is a big pumping muscle, in the middle of our chest, constantly sending blood circulating throughout the body to enrich us with oxygen or to acquire oxygen from the lung. This back...
Nolo's Guide to Social Security Disability
Nolo's book on how to get disability benefits explains in detail what limitations your RFC should include, depending on your particular type of heart condition. The book as written by a former chief medical consultant for the SSA.
What Is Your RFC and How Can It Get You Disability Benefits?
Learn how your residual functional capacity can get you disability benefits through a medical-vocational allowance.