How Daisy Won Her Case with a Doctor’s Letter
Two weeks before my hearing, I met my attorney and he told me that I needed a doctor’s letter to make my case stronger. (He was right!).
How Violet Won Her Case with Function Forms
I wasted a lot of appointments filling out forms, but when I got to court, the lawyer said I had the best documentation she had seen all month.
How Sweet Pea Won Her Case in Four Months (without a lawyer!)
Don’t assume that our doctors are knowledgeable about Social Security and know what to do. We need to be our own advocates.
How Marigold Won Her Case in Six Months (without a lawyer!)
Seven steps Marigold took to win her claim
How Jasmine Won Her Case in Six Months (without a lawyer!)
We put ten things in one envelope. Six months later, I got approved
How Sage Won His Case by Ignoring Social Security
Even at that point, I knew what they were telling me was incorrect.
How Poppy Won Her Reconsideration in 5 Easy Steps
Only 7% of Requests for Reconsideration are approved. Here’s how Poppy did it.
How Jasmine Won Her Case Despite “Normal” Test Results
Like many people with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, nearly all of my tests and blood work came back normal, and I could not afford any fancy testing
How Leaf Won His Case by Firing His Doctor
Firing my doctor was the best decision I have ever made in my life. If I had stayed with him, I might be homeless today.
~ Story gathering by Lily Silver ~
"How I Got Approved for Disability"
Real-life Social Security Disability success stories for CFS/ME & related conditions