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Heart attacks and life insurance Is it possible to get life insurance for someone that had a heart attack? There are now several life insurers that will make favorable offers: sometimes as good as a standard rate for life insurance. At it’s most basic, a heart attack (myocardial infarction) is when heart muscle cells become […]
Colorectal cancer and life insurance Someone with colorectal (colon or rectum) cancer may find it difficult to get affordable life insurance. Many life insurers look unfavorably at people with some colorectal caners because the statistics show that a certain percentage of these people will die prematurely. According to The American Cancer Society Colorectal cancer is the […]
Lupus and life insurance Getting the most favorable rate on life insurance for someone with Lupus may take some ‘shopping’ around. Life insurance companies can make diverse offers on the same case. Types of Lupus: Discoid lupus is a limited disease with superficial skin involvement only. It has no systemic features, although a small number […]
What is a stroke or cerebrovascular accident? A stroke occurs when brain cells die due to lack of oxygen caused by poor blood flow in the brain. The poor blood flow could be a result of blocked or damaged blood vessels. Strokes are one of the leading causes of death in America. The CDC reports […]
Can Someone with depression get life insurance? The short answer is probably. Most insurers will issue a policy unless the depression is very severe, there have been multiple hospitalizations, or there has been suicide attempts. Most life insurers have concluded that the extra mortality risk is due to suicide, cardiovascular disease , and substance abuse. […]
Skin cancer and life insurance Many people with skin cancer think that it might be difficult getting affordable life insurance. Some people may have difficulty if their cancer has spread. Fortunately most people that have had skin cancer can get standard rates on their life insurance. The extra rating, if any, will depend on the […]
Prostate Cancer and Life Insurance According to The American Cancer Society about 14% of men will develop prostate cancer in their lifetime, 60 % of diagnosed cases are for men older than 65. It is the second leading cause of cancer death’s in men, behind lung cancer. What are life insurers concerned with? Most prostate […]
Can someone with abnormal liver function get life insurance?