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Is it too late to get insurance if I’ve been diagnosed with Cervical Cancer?



Although most cases of cervical cancer are diagnosed in women under the age of 50, some cases have been in those younger than 20, even though very rare.  But those women who undergo routine Pap tests are less likely to be diagnosed with mid or late stage cancer.

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What now getting insurance as I have just been diagnosed with Prostate Cancer



Receiving a diagnosis of Prostate Cancer can be daunting and can happen to any male; in fact, it can be as high as 1 in 7.  It’s not an old man’s cancer, as Danny who is only age 39 tells us.  If you’ve survived cancer, you and your family should not go unprotected, even if you face higher premiums or an Exclusion Clause.

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What about skin cancer and insurance – what do I need to know?


Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in NZ and Australia – look at these statisticsCheck out this short video – could this be you?

So will that stop you from getting insurance?  Well surprisingly not really, depending on the type of insurance applied for.  Although any type of cancer raises a red flag when applying for insurance, skin cancer is different.  It depends on each individual’s cancer severity.  

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What should I know before changing an insurance policy?


Reviewing your insurance covers is important.  However, if you are changing policies, or insurance companies, being aware of the issues and your risks is very important. 
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If I’ve a family history of Huntington’s disease, can I get insurance?

If you have a family history of Huntington’s Disease obtaining personal insurance cover is still possible.  It very much depends on whether you personally have the HTT Gene within your body and what age you are.  Learn more here.

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