Social Security closed their offices to the public. They are in no rush to reopen them. What does that mean for the hundreds of millions of Americans who interact with Social Security? What does the future hold? Find out.
Very likely your doctor has calculated your body mass index to determine if your overweight. But, are these determinations really accurate?
Social Security can pay benefits to those left behind when a loved one dies. Find out what those benefits are and how you might be eligible should the unthinkable occur.
Can a sugar pill work even when you know it is a sugar pill? Fascinating new research hints that it can.
You can now read your medical records. Think that is a good idea? Think again.
Meditation teaches us that we are not our thoughts. So what are we? Fascinating research into devices implanted into brains might contain a clue.
The debilitating disorder of the bowels known as Crohn's disease is increasing. Why is this and what can you do?
The numbers a nurse gives you during your annual physical may not be your actual blood pressure. It might be a lot lower than that.
Social Security has added another good reason to set up a My Social Security account. If you are applying for disability, you will want to know about it.
Are you a smoker? Find out about the latest recommendations for lung cancer screening. It could save your life.
A quick test of your cognitive state: what do you think is the most helpful thing to do to keep your mind sharp? The answer will not surprise you.
If you have a lawyer, don't file appeals on your own. It won't help and it can really hurt.
For those poor souls diagnosed with ALS, Congress has provided new relief. Get the details here.
Congress has enacted a law that will protect patients from surprise medical bills. It's about time. But, will the law survive intense lobbying from the medical-industrial complex?
Can a disabled widow remarry and keep her Social Security benefits? Yes, but certain rules apply. Find out what they are before saying I Do.
A common form of tax fraud could keep you from collecting Social Security disability benefits. Find out how to avoid this trap.
Do you want to ensure that you get the most Social Security retirement you can? Here are five great tips to help you achieve that.
A new device that zaps your tongue with electricity may be a treatment for ringing in the ears. Can this be true?
Is all extra weight the same? New studies suggest that some fat is better than others. Does this help or hurt you? Find out now.
How many of these 10 common myths about Social Security do you believe? Read on to see just how informed you are and to learn how to make better decisions about your Social Security benefits.
If your lawyer needs to withdraw from your Social Security disability case, things can get very tricky. Find out what you can do in these circumstances.
Social Security routinely mistreats people trying to get benefits. It turns out, this is by design and is rooted in 80 years of history.
The Arizona Court of Appeals issued an important decision regarding how the State can terminate benefits for disabled children. Read the detail here.
Could drinking a glass of water or tending to your garden dramatically increase the odds of you developing Parkinson's Disease? Find out.
Good riddance to an epically bad year and a warm welcome to a new one.