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Mutual of Omaha lawsuit pushes insurer to cover patients taking Truvada

New applicants taking the HIV prevention medication had previously been denied policies. Mutual of Omaha settled discrimination allegations filed by the Massachusetts attorney general’s office.…

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Men taking Truvada often rejected for disability insurance policy

Instances men turned down for coverage based on HIV prevention use are increasingly common. Americans taking the prescription drug Truvada are finding it harder to…

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Insurance denial case involving gay men in New York to be investigated by state

State financial regulators will be looking into reports of discrimination against homosexual men. New York financial regulators are looking into recent reports of insurance denial…

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Life and disability insurance companies penalize women with postpartum depression

As mental illness gains more awareness and people seek diagnosis and treatment, drawbacks are appearing. This year kicked off with the recommendation from a government-appointed…

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Insurance policy for $1 million held by Isaiah Austin

As the former Baylor center suffers the heartbreak of finished NBA dreams, his “elite” coverage is now making headlines. Isaiah Austin, the former center for…

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Disability insurance is lacking among most NFL players

The majority of these athletes don’t purchase these policies, despite the risks they face. According to data released by underwriters, the vast majority of players…

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Long term care insurance is becoming more popular

Americans are beginning to discover the importance of this coverage and are starting to buy again. The latest trend in long term care insurance in…