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What’s a Pre-Existing Condition?


by Lydia Ramsey

The American Health Care Act, the GOP plan to overhaul the US healthcare system, passed in the House on Thursday.

What counts as a preexisting condition that could get you denied coverage under the new plan?

A lot.

The bill raises concerns, especially from patient advocacy groups and physicians, that under the AHCA, people with preexisting conditions would once again find health insurance inaccessible.

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