AIDS stands for Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome and is acquired via the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) which causes AIDS. The virus attacks the immune system causing life threatening infections and cancers.
Symptoms include fevers, sweats, swollen lymph glands, chills, weakness, weight loss, and diarrhea. Infections and illnesses associated with HIV are numerous. Most involve yeast infection, ulcers/small blisters over a patch of skin, mouth, genitals, cancer of the lymph nodes, skin, lungs, bowels, Tuberculosis, skin lesions, fungal infection of the lining of the brain, mental dementia, and other conditions.
There is currently no cure for AIDS. Treatments include antiviral therapy and medications that help minimize the symptoms and improve quality of life.
If you are currently suffering from AIDS and have filed or are considering filing a disability insurance claim, we can help.
The Law Firm of J.P. Gonzalez-Sirgo, P.A. represents individuals that have had their valid long term disability benefits denied, delayed or terminated irrespective if the policy was purchased individually or issued through an employer group policy. The firm is available to assist individuals with the initial application process, during the administrative appeals process, termination, litigation in state or federal court, and negotiating a one-time lump sum settlement or buy-out. Please contact our office to discuss your case in more detail.