On April 1, 2012, Ron became disabled by chronic pain and reduced range of motion associated with two discectomy and decompression surgeries of the cervical spine.
Cynthia owned her own business for over fifteen years before developing severe seronegative rheumatoid arthritis that forced her to stop working in 2011.
Adam tried to work several labor jobs over the years, but lost those jobs because of his severe mood changes, problems with people, and chronic anxiety.
Helen was forced to stop working as a Certified Nursing Assistant in February 2013 because of the severe abdominal pain from Crohn’s Disease.
Deborah owned her own business for over ten years before developing severe degenerative disc and RSD that forced her to stop working in 2010.
In 2011, Chris stopped working as an Accounts Receivable representative because he began to develop severe fatigue and pain in both his legs and hands.