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Denied Coverage for a Minor Ailment

I recently wrote about a survey that brought attention to the high rate at which people who try to buy health insurance on their own are declined. The story clearly resonated with readers, many of whom left comments sharing their own experiences about being turned down by a health plan.

One of the recurring themes in readers’ comments was how many people had minor ailments – or what they perceived to be minor – and were baffled by the fact that they would lead an insurance company to deny them access to coverage.

Read more of my article, “Denied Coverage for a Minor Ailment” on WebMD.

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