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I have type II diabetes. Are there extra benefits from

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I have type II diabetes. Are there extra benefits from Social Security for this
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Unfortunately, no, there are no additional benefits under SS for having type II diabetes. If the diabetes is so severe it prevents you from working you can get disability benefits for not being able to work, like any other disability.
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