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Ins and Outs of Applying for Social Security Disability Benefits

Navigating the Social Security disability system can be daunting. The SSDI application process is complex and time-consuming, and more than 60% of initial applications are denied. T.J. Geist walks us through the ins and outs of who’s eligible and how you can improve the likelihood of being approved.

Meet U.S. Pain’s new Director of Communications, Barbra Watson

The U.S. Pain Foundation is pleased to announce Barbra Watson as its new Director of Communications. In this role, Watson is responsible for the organization’s overall communications strategy, including branding/co-branding,...

#KNOWvember 2021: Demystifying Neuropathic Pain

Each year, the U.S. Pain Foundation hosts KNOWvember, a month-long event using events, social media content, and information to explore an aspect of pain management. This year, we focused on neuropathic pain, which is pain caused by damage to the various levels of the...

Social Security Disability Insurance — A Lifeline for People Facing Long COVID

by T.J. Geist Until the onset of the coronavirus pandemic, most of us typically thought the term “long-hauler” described a person or good transported over a great distance.  COVID-19 has expanded the definition: “COVID long-hauler” is commonly used to describe...