If your work history isn't enough to qualify you for Social Security Disability, you might apply for SSI. It's for people who are unable to work and isn't dependent on work history. It isn't always easy to get either, but at least your work history won't be a deterrent.
Moderate to severe left-sided UC (21 cm) diagnosed 2001.
Asacol, Rowasa, Pentasa, Prednisone, Entocort, Azathioprine
Avascular necrosis in both shoulders is my "forever" gift from steroid therapy.
Colazal, Remicade, Nature's Way Primadophilus Reuteri. In remission since April, 2006.
Co-Moderator UC Forum
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