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Life Insurance That Covers Hiv And Cancer

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Anal Cancer, HIV and Gay/Bisexual Men

... In the general population, anal cancer is a rare disease. Few people knew about it before Farrah Fawcett made public her struggle with the illness. Among men who have sex with men (MSM), and especially HIV-positive MSM, the incidence of anal cancer is significantly more prevalent and increasing annually. 1 However, the majority of gay and bisexual men know little about the disease, have never been tested for it, nor know that
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Answer to an indirect question re: HIV status?

I will be moving to a new company, and the benefits package include group life insurance and group health insurance. The life insurance did not ask any question regarding my health nor did it ask permission to conduct background research on my...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
You should answer the questions honestly. Failure to do so could result in termination due to falsification on your applications and/or retroactive exclusion from the plan. In most companies, if those questions are asked and later, the employee... Read more »

Misconception of Life Insurance For HIV/AIDS

Dear Ms. Franzoi, On May 9 someone wrote asking why you advise people with HIV to go to certain companies for life insurance coverage. The person writing further states these companies don't offer life insurance coverage to anyone with HIV. What...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
Thank you. In addition, I just learned that Gerber Life will offer policies for $3,000, $5,000 or $7,000 to individuals between the ages of 50 and 75 on a guaranteed issue basis. Read more »

i got afflac insurance and will it cover hiv/aids?

im seeing if afflac would cover hiv/aids if digonosed with one? need to know thanks for any help!!
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
It depends on the policy. Contact the AFLAC 800 number and ask this question. Read more »

Life Insurance medical exam/Similar symptoms to HIV/AIDS

Hello I have 2 questions:1) What happens if an individual has been declined for life insurance due to having the HIV virus or the AIDS virus yet unaware? Does the Life Ins. Co. normally notify the individual (by mail, ph, etc?)and advise...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

Worldwide Benefits for Fox, Inc.
...him how to get more information with respect to why coverage was denied. I do not know what disease has symptoms closest to HIV but it is probably some immune deficiency disease. Read more »
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Selling Your Life Insurance

... Why Do People Sell Their Life Insurance Policies? Who Buys Life Insurance Policies? How Can I Sell My Life Insurance Policy? What Are the Criteria for Buying a Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues Read more »
The Well Project

Cancers

...death. A normally-functioning immune system plays a role in limiting the occurrence of cancer. Due to immune suppression, HIV-positive people are more vulnerable to several kinds of cancer, three of which lead to an AIDS diagnosis: Kaposi's... Read more »
The Well Project

Lipodystrophy, Body Changes and HIV/AIDS

...Lipodystrophy means abnormal fat changes. It is used to describe a number ofunwanted changes in body fat that are experienced by many HIV+ people.Lipodystrophy can also include changes in fat and sugar levels in the blood ofHIV+ people. Although... Read more »
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Fighting HIV with cancer drugs

Posted by new2this2010, 3 Replies
Looks very very promising: http://www.walb.com/global/story.asp?s=13054103 Read more »

HIV and "normal" lifespan

Posted by Blixer, 3 Replies
...normal life span. I'm beginning to actually believe it now. Joel Gallant's Reply was: That's great, though I'm not sure that life insurance forms are the best place to get disease information. HIV really CAN shorten your life. The point is, it... Read more »

hiv stories

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...AVERT.ORGAVERT is an international AIDS charity avert.org - bringing you information on HIV & AIDShome about AVERT donate here contact us help & advice site guide Africa Countries & Regions Education Gay & Lesbian Read more »

What's all the gloom and doom?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...a bit of a put back to me. we were getting a house for the 1st time at the age of 49 and couldn't cause i couldn't pass the life insurance part, that was a real bummer. i dont love worrying about safe water to drink or eating around the crixovan... Read more »