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5 steps to the perfect brows(e)

Tips to choosing the right health plan Unless you’re Bobbi Brown, getting the perfect eyebrows takes a little practice (OK, a lot!). But when it comes to browsing health plans, there’s a lot more at stake than a great selfie: not having the right insurance coverage can cost you big …

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Choosing a Health Plan: Cancer Treatment

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If you are living with cancer or are a survivor, it’s important to know that plans through Maryland Health Connection, Maryland’s official health insurance marketplace, cover essential benefits you may need, like doctor visits, hospitalizations and prescriptions. Plans also cover many cancer screenings at no cost to you. Plus, you …

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Health Insurance Options for Individuals with HIV

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Here are some things to consider if you’re living with HIV and enrolling in a health plan: Quality health care is essential, especially if you’re living with HIV. Fortunately, health insurance companies can no longer deny coverage based on pre-existing conditions, including HIV. But if you need daily prescriptions or …

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Taking Care of You this National Women’s Health Week

This probably won’t come as a surprise: women make 80 percent of the health care decisions in their families. From choosing a health insurance plan to scheduling doctor visits to making sure the kids are up-to-date on their shots, women often take the lead in keeping their families healthy. But …

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Next open enrollment is Nov. 1 to Dec. 15

Mark your calendar: Open enrollment for 2018 health and dental plans is November 1 to December 15, 2017. Coverage starts January 1. The six-week enrollment period (in past years, enrollment was 90 days or more) is designed to simplify coverage-effective dates and better align with enrollment for other programs like …

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