Say your son or daughter is going off to college in the next few months? You probably have all sorts of checklists.The folks at the Insurance Information Institute suggest you add one more item: Make sure your child'...Insurance group recommends making an inventory of dorm items for insurance purposes.
If you don't have private insurance, dentists are less likely to see children with oral emergencies, Reuters reports. Credit: Getty Images Sorry, kiddo. You'll just have to deal with that excruciating tooth pain you're feeling. See, yo...Dentist offices contacted almost always made emergency appointments for kids covered by private insurance.
Million Dollar Woman started covering homemakers for dislocations, sprains, torn muscles and falls suffered while cooking, cleaning, shopping and other chores. Credit: Getty Images Remember the time Lucy Ricardo found herself locked in...Plan covers injuries resulting from cooking, cleaning and shopping.
Prenatal care is important, but that doesn't mean your insurance company will pay for it. Credit: Jose Luis Pelaez, Getty ImagesDo you want to have a baby? Stop and think about it. This is a momentous decision. In fact, it is probably the mos...Want to make a baby tonight? Better call your insurance agent.
Insurance companies are doing away with individual policies for children. Credit: Getty ImagesThis was supposed to be the week when a new federal law kicks in, banning insurance companies from denying individual policies for children with a hist...This was supposed to be the week when a new federal law kicks in, banning insurance companies from denying individual policies for children with a history of health problems.
"Katie ... who?" The name Katie Beckett often draws blank stares -- even among adults who work with disabled children. But the Katie Beckett Waiver is a federal program (also known as the Deeming Waiver or the 2176 Model Waiver) that often enabl...The name Katie Beckett often draws blank stares -- even among adults who work with disabled children. But the Katie Beckett Waiver is a federal program (also known as the Deeming Waiver or the 2176 Model Waiver) that often enables disabled children to be eligible for Medicaid and other services.
In your early 20s and worried about losing medical coverage? Maybe you should be. Credit: Getty ImagesUnder federal health care reform, young people can stay on their parents' medical insurance until age 26. Cool? Well, you may want ...
New York legislators passed a bill this week to require insurance companies to cover autism-related treatments, screenings and diagnoses. "It would be unconscionable to force New Yorkers to pay out-of-pocket for this common, chronic condition," ...
Nurses take care of newborn babies at a hospital in Taiwan. Some U.S. hospitals are asking for delivery payment up front. Credit: Sam Yeh, Getty ImagesBefore you pack a hospital bag for your baby's birth, be sure to call the hospital's bill...
For first-time parents, the thought of bringing another life into the world--and being responsible for it--is daunting enough. Add to that all the advice, the stuff people tell you that you need and the endless lists of such things and becoming a p...
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