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I am 68 years old and have been receiving social security benefits since I retired at age of 64 and 3 months. I've been working since my retirement from the mines. Black lung and other aliments have stop me from working can I file for disable social security ?
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Thank you for your question. My name is ***** ***** I will be happy to help you today :-)
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I regret to inform you that once you are over full retirement age, disability is no longer an option. You can only receive one benefit --- and, retirement is what is available in your situation.
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