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Work: Preparing For Disability -- Short Term


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Generally a health condition does not become disabling overnight. If disability occurs, it is generally more of a gradual process. It takes more and more effort to work, and performance gradually suffers.

Rather than wait for disability to occur and then try to figure things out, it is better to start making preparations now for leaving work so that if your health condition does become disabling, your transition can be as smooth and painless as possible. When a condition becomes disabling is not a time you want to start thinking about financial matters.

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