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Physical Exam And Hiv Test For Life Insurance

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Life insurance medical exam

I've been working at the same job for three years. They do not know I'mhiv+. They are giving life insurance now as a benefit and require that Itake an exam with this new company. Will they give me a test for HIV? Ifso, should I just say I...
Nancy Breuer

Response from Nancy Breuer

WorkPositive, Inc.
When applying for life insurance, the insurance company can ask if youare HIV+ or require a test for HIV. The questionnaire, if completed,should be sent directly to the insurance carrier not delivered to thecompany so the company should not be... Read more »

physical for life insurance

i work for an organization which has only 5 employees. Can they terminate my employment if test... 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... Read more »
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Life Insurance

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hello everyone! I am looking a buy a policy, i have two children and i would like to leave them something other than bills. I live in new york ( my job does not offer it) IF any one has any knowledge of a company that will allow me to buy a policy... Read more »

Life Insurance for people who areHIV+

Posted by Anonymous
I just received information about Life Insurance that might be helpful to someone who is HIV+. I have located a High Risk Insurance Company which is called IMPAIRED RISK SPECIALIST INC. The company has a plan called E.Z. 123 HIV.
The requirements... Read more »

found out june 24, first test results next week

Posted by ruralguy, 8 Replies
I found out in the course of a normal annual physical exam. Everything was fine and then I got an HIV positive result on June 24. I saw a specialist on July 3 and I get my first test results next week on the 16th. I'm 56 and I just be totally... Read more »

life insurance?

Posted by alive2, 3 Replies
im wondering if anyone can tell me something about life insurance for those who have hiv, and if it exsists, thanks for any information. Read more »