Blind Oregon Woman Wins Battle For Disability Benefits

Yes! Amputee women too have a life! They want the same things out of life that you do. Are you part of an group of amputee women who have taken what life offers gratefully and happily? Well, what are you waiting for? Read on and find out how you can make the best of what life has to offer.

Some power chairs go up to 12 miles an hour, while some go about 4 miles an hour. If a person uses a manual wheelchair, it only goes as fast as the person can push it.

Service dogs are working animals, and sometimes will have harnesses or vests that denote their status. When they are “in harness”, they are officially working, and cannot be petted because it distracts them, keeping them from working, which can endanger their person. When they don’t have their harness or vest on, they are generally are not working, and can be petted. Always ask before petting a service animal.

Then one morning as I was preparing to leave for my job, I was surprised to see that my truck was wiped out on the driver’s side–a hit and run. I arranged a ride to work. When I started my shift, the supervisor came down with a bunch of pink slip layoff orders. My temporary assignment had expired. I was stunned. The conditions of my employment had stated that my job could be eliminated within one year. Hundreds of people were laid off.

Besides this you will also get to make a lot of friends. Friends are the people who like you as you are. They are the ones who will accept you unconditionally. So make friends and learn about them. They too have disabilities that they overcame. There are people who will bring that little extra in to your life.

Third: There is one number you need to know – the maximal coverage in case of death or Certificate IV in Ageing Support. This number can vary from $100,000 to $1,000,000 depending on your credit card. Obviously this amount reflects a maximum level of protection. Different types of disabilities will lead to different claim payments, e.g. loss of a hand will not result in a maximum pay-out, you will get a fraction of the maximal coverage.

Really, it’s not always about whether a product is good for you or not. It’s about whether it’s desirable by the consumer. Does the consumer want it? And is the consumer willing to pay the price? Sometimes the consumer wants it desperately, but not desperate enough to pay the price?

One day at a time, once decision at a time, with the help of our health care team, family and friends we will make adjustments as needed. While this journey is not one we planned, we do plan to make the best of each day we have together. Perhaps by sharing our experience and discoveries along the way others finding themselves dealing with chronic renal disease and kidney failure will realize there is no need to struggle alone.