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What insurance is available for 26 yr old male with Type 1 diabetes?

Was dropped off parents insurance due to age & Cobra offering is too expensive.  I have a limited income.
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231441 tn?1333892766
Hi, my apologies I am not in America and an not familiar with insurance there.  I hope someone can answer you on this.
18601474 tn?1466188088
Hi Taylor,

We don't have any articles on this at MedHelp.org and Sugar Sense, but it appears from this article advertising the ACA that these plans work well for those with type 1.

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However, the enrollment deadline was 1/31. You can see if you still qualify here:

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Good luck to you!
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I dread this day. No matter what insurance going to be outrageous. My daughter was diagnosed at 4 and she is 17. I'm just glad we decided to get life insurance right after she was born for the family.
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