Good health is something we can never take for granted. Even people in Philadelphia who eat right, exercise and in general take good care of themselves can fall victim to a severe injury or debilitating illness. It doesn't take long for such conditions to take a toll on a person's body, and the more severe and long-lasting the injury or illness is, the harder it is on a person's health and well-being. Unfortunately, a full recovery is never possible for some people. When this is the case, individuals may want to learn more about applying for Social Security disability benefits.
Whether you slipped on a spill in the grocery store, tripped over an uneven sidewalk or were involved in a serious car crash, it is entirely possible that you can break a bone. While sometimes a broken bone simply means wearing a cast for several weeks, in other cases extensive operations and therapy are needed to recover, if recovery is even possible.