If you have disabling breathing problems you will need to describe these problems in detail at your hearing. Make sure to discuss these points with your Social Security disability attorney beforehand.
Here are some things to consider:
- Do your breathing problems cause you to restrict your day-to-day activities? How often?
- Is it sometimes necessary to take breaks when you are trying to complete simple tasks? How often? Every day, every week or more than once each month? During these breaks, do you need to sit or recline?
- Do fumes, gases or dust cause any problems for you? Describe how clean of an environment you require.
Your Social Security disability lawyer can aid you in getting ready for other questions you will be asked, such as these: