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Pre-existing Condition And Health Insurance

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Change in a fibroadenoma-pre-existing condition?

My 23 yr old daughter was just diagnosed with a fibroadenoma. The surgeon advised her it was her choice whether to remove it or not...and if she decided against surgery to just "keep an eye on it". She had one four years ago & had it surgically...
Lynn L. Franzoi

Response from Lynn L. Franzoi

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It might be. It depends on when she gets new coverage, what the plan provisions are, when she last sought treatment or saw a doctor for the condition, etc. Read more »

New insurance and pre-existing conditions

In 2004, I moved to Los Angeles and began using ADAP to cover my HIV-related expenses (labs, doctor... Read more »

Pre-existing condition question

I have been hiv+ for 4 years now. when I was diagnosed, I was unemployed. I applied for ADAP... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Coverage Lifeline -- Help for People With Pre-Existing Conditions

... On July 1, the federal government will provide California $761 million to create a health insurance pool for residents with pre-existing health conditions, including HIV. The program will operate until January 2014: After then, Read more »
The Body

A Pre-Existing Condition Can Wreck Your Whole Day

...how we are to act. The regulations will take some of the gray out of it. Is it such a bad thing to make sure everyone has health insurance? I mean we push auto and flood insurance on television and no one seems to blink an eye at that, right?... Read more »
Project Inform

Federal Pre-Existing Condition Coverage Up and Running in Most States

... Under the new health care reform law, the federal government has created a temporary insurance program for people with pre-existing conditions. Each state and D.C. will have their own program, and most will be run by the state, though some are... Read more »
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FAQs About Insurance From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

... Health Insurance | Life Insurance | Applying for an Insurance Policy | HIPAA and Major Risk Plan | COBRA Health Insurance What Read more »
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Insurance and Pre-existing conditions

Posted by TTFortLauderdale, 1 Reply
...so many things and I am a bit confused. If he gets a new job/insurance WILL they cover his HIV or will this be considered a pre-existing condition? I am concerned we will now be stuck here - anybody have experience with this? Read more »

health Insirance

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi everyone. I got diagnosed a year ago and hold a job that offers no health insurance. I am currently getting my meds through ADAP. Please people, if I decided to get health insurance and pay for my own, is there Read more »

Health insurance-Q for those in the US...

Posted by Lovinlife, 2 Replies
...out-of-pocket payment. I figure there's always a way to beat the system, right? So--anybody find any tricks for how the heck to get health insurance if it's not provided by your employer? Read more »

Please help..I'm feeling so deserate....

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...AAAAAAA...the stress has me paralyzed need help to get a grip...do I test anonomously (pre-existing conditions with low life health insurance companies in mind, do I quite my job to live out my remainder years free, do I start meds soon as I get... Read more »