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i have had two back surgery s with screws and rods colon cancer,two surgery s for blockages in stomach,got thru this,started to add a bedroom and bathroom on to house,husband got sick then had to have three back sit. In a month,can not walk good,can not do much,I am on disability,drawing 990.00 a month,he can not get on dis. Yet,off since last oct,2012. Is three out there that can help... more
Good morning my name is Keisha I'm in pain due to gum disease. Medicaid will not pay for the oral sugery I need to prevent tooth decay, it would me $1,400.00 out of pocket. I've been laid off for a very long time now and my gums bleed every day, I can barely eat. Is there anyone out there that know of a charity organization whom would be willing to help me? Please!
We have not much money now. With my husband having to retire early, and it was a good paying job, it hurt. We wouldn't have enough money to take a vacation. Our fought. We gave our kids money when they needed it and never got paid back. I was taught to help my family. Where is my kids? My boy made something big of himself, and my daughter went the other way. I have LifeStream that come... more
I have been disabled for many years due to a mental condition. I am 61, married and trying to raise my daughter's daughter. (No regrets). I took care of my mother, a amazing woman, (she died in 1983), then my sister, 43, died with breast cancer, and then my father (a mean man), took care of him for 13 years until he died. I was sick my self. 3 stomach surgeries, a hysterectomy, a infus... more
I have POA on my moms acct.... I have a debt collector who is going after me but since I have POA can he go after my moms money which she barely has??? And can they take her Social security which is a joint acct. Nothing else is deposited in there except her soc security. Barely anything left in either each month due to bills and paying caregivers. He won a judgement years back and I missed some payments of 10.00 and now he's mad He is a very mean man and never tried to work with me.
I have been on SSI and SSDI since 2004. I receive food stamps and section 8 housing and both medicare and medicaid. My Dad just recently passed away. I am one of his beneficiaries in his Life Insurance Policy. There are five of us. I have no idea what the benefit amount will be. I'm scared I will lose my benefits. what can i do?
My mother has Alzheimer and is under a conservatorship in California. I live in Hawaii with my children where I am a law student and have spent all my money trying to end the conservatorship in court and bring mom here with me. The professional fiduciary, his counsel and the courts have all obtained more money in fees than my mother has received for her care and the family trust fund w... more
PLEASE, Please, Please designate a family member, or other person, to have a MEDICAL POWER of ATTORNEY before you sign a loved-one into a nursing home! The difference between a monthly pharmacy bill of several thousand dollars or a few hundred dollars depends on this. Doctor's full-price (Brand-Name) medication prescriptions can vary thousands per month (according to what Medicaid pay... more
yes in 2002 i was i a car accident that required me to have back surgery, whitch the dr. did not perform right causing my nerves to grow around my nerve root i now also suffer from flibermayalsia cysts have devoloped on foot from back. a lawyer was hired to help in ssdisablity and did not represent me properly so lost my case. two years piror i was having cysts on my female area which ... more
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