Written by attorney Katherine Rose Siegfried

Tips for SSI/SSDI Applicants with Drug or Alcohol Use in Their Medical Records

Did you know that prior or current use of illicit substances or alcohol abuse can negatively impact your ability to obtain disability benefits from Social Security? Here are some tips that you should keep in mind as you prepare your own case, or when you take your case to an attorney.

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