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SAFE AT HOME:  LEARNING TO BE A GOOD  “CRIPPLE” AT HOME ALONE
Personal memories

SAFE AT HOME: LEARNING TO BE A GOOD “CRIPPLE” AT HOME ALONE

Living at home alone with major movement disabilities from Lou Gehrig’s Disease (ALS) is very complicated,with a long learning curve. Here is the story of my first week home alone from the rehab hospital.

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and the ‘Deserving Poor’
Current issues

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and the ‘Deserving Poor’

It can take three years to qualify for disability benefits under Social Security, and it pays barely enough to get by. Fraud is practically impossible. People who get it almost always deserve it. Taxes have supported the deserving poor since Biblical time.