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Social Security Agency Asks for Input on Schizophrenia

WASHINGTON (CN) - The Social Security Administration has been considering ways to quickly identify serious medical conditions that obviously meet the definition of disability under the Social Security Act, and can be identified with minimal objective medical information.

The agency requests information and comments on the advisability and possible methods of identifying and implementing these "compassionate allowances" for young adults with schizophrenia.

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