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December 22, 2014 Mostly Cloudy, 33°F
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Social Security fast-tracks rare disease claims

WASHINGTON – In an effort to ease the burden of being stricken with a debilitating condition, the Social Security Administration is expanding a program that fast-tracks disability claims by people who get serious illnesses such as cancer, early-onset Alzheimer's and Lou Gehrig's disease – claims that could take months or years to approve in the past.

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