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Can I file for disability?

I have Meniere's Desease.. I was diganosed two years ago. Hear lately the attacks have become more frequent and their duration lasting days, not hours. I lost my last job due to teh inability to do the daily work.. I was wondering If I qualified for disabliity, and what i need to to about getting it.
thanks

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Yes, this may be possible if the disorder prevents you from engaging in "substantial gainful activity".

Meniere's disease is specifically listed by the SSA as a possible disorder which can be evaluated for disability purposes.

http://www.ssa.gov/disability/professionals/bluebook/2.00-SpecialSensesa...

http://www.ssa.gov/OP_Home/cfr20/404/404-app-p01.htm

http://ssa-custhelp.ssa.gov/app/answers/detail/a_id/326

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