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Athletic Grrl Donating Member (551 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-18-04 09:56 AM
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11. My hubby has health insurance.
Otherwise, I wouldn't be able to work at my current job, in which I am officially an independent contractor.
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  -I have health insurance/ I don't have health insurance freddie57  Jun-18-04 09:34 AM   #0 
  - Possibly about to lose health insurance. n/t  FlaGranny   Jun-18-04 09:37 AM   #1 
  - I work for a small business  sirjwtheblack   Jun-18-04 09:42 AM   #2 
  - I do not have health insurance  supernova   Jun-18-04 09:44 AM   #3 
  - I Have a Major Company Health Plan  ribofunk   Jun-18-04 09:46 AM   #4 
  - I lost my insurance in 1987  Warpy   Jun-18-04 09:50 AM   #5 
  - A few years ago, we didn't have health insurance  yankeeinlouisiana   Jun-18-04 09:50 AM   #6 
  - Because policies for  OKNancy   Jun-18-04 09:55 AM   #9 
  - There's at least a third category.....COBRA.  Lars39   Jun-18-04 09:52 AM   #7 
  - fourth category: virtually worthless insurance  blindpig   Jun-18-04 10:00 AM   #12 
     - Catastrophic insurance is like playing with fire.  Lars39   Jun-18-04 10:05 AM   #13 
        - I think the only this it does is screw you  cheezus   Jun-18-04 10:39 AM   #17 
           - It might only delay bankruptcy for a few years.  Lars39   Jun-18-04 05:15 PM   #24 
              - and that's exactly what they don't want  cheezus   Jun-18-04 05:44 PM   #25 
  - Health insurance  nickinSTL   Jun-18-04 09:54 AM   #8 
  - We have MaineCare. (medicaid)  GreenPartyVoter   Jun-18-04 09:55 AM   #10 
  - My hubby has health insurance.  OaktownGrrl   Jun-18-04 09:56 AM   #11 
  - Catastrophic policy that doesn't kick until we pay 5K.  skryabushka   Jun-18-04 10:06 AM   #14 
  - I have health insurance  Lib56   Jun-18-04 10:10 AM   #15 
  - No insurance here!  cedahlia   Jun-18-04 10:34 AM   #16 
  - I have it but it's expensive as hell  SiouxJ   Jun-18-04 10:43 AM   #18 
  - I'm in the exact same boat.  sleepyhead   Jun-18-04 09:07 PM   #26 
  - I have it but...  GreenArrow   Jun-18-04 10:49 AM   #19 
  - I have health insurance.  LWolf   Jun-18-04 10:55 AM   #20 
  - no insurance. N/T  trekkerlass   Jun-18-04 11:03 AM   #21 
  - Insurance is a scam.  Feanorcurufinwe   Jun-18-04 11:08 AM   #22 
  - umm, ok so how I am supposed to pay for my surgery that I need?  Selwynn   Jun-18-04 09:09 PM   #28 
     - First off, is this a real question or a hypothetical one?  Feanorcurufinwe   Jun-18-04 10:45 PM   #30 
        - It is a real question.  Selwynn   Jun-19-04 12:14 AM   #31 
           - Bump for an answer - I'm still waiting  Selwynn   Jun-19-04 10:08 AM   #40 
           - Bump for impatience  Feanorcurufinwe   Jun-19-04 10:58 AM   #42 
           - What kind of surgery is it?  Feanorcurufinwe   Jun-19-04 10:56 AM   #41 
              - What difference does that make?  Selwynn   Jun-19-04 11:35 AM   #44 
                 - If you don't want to talk about a real situation,  Feanorcurufinwe   Jun-19-04 11:52 AM   #51 
                    - It is a real situation.  Selwynn   Jun-19-04 12:18 PM   #54 
                       - "in my situation, doctors would work with me to make the payments"  Feanorcurufinwe   Jun-19-04 12:33 PM   #55 
                          - No, that's not correct.  Selwynn   Jun-19-04 12:48 PM   #56 
                          - I accept the idea that paying for surgery is difficult.  Feanorcurufinwe   Jun-19-04 01:05 PM   #57 
                             - Without insurance I can't pay for the surgery.  Selwynn   Jun-19-04 01:24 PM   #60 
                             - You've already said that wasn't true in post 54  Feanorcurufinwe   Jun-19-04 01:35 PM   #63 
                             - I guess "LOL" wasn't the heading you wanted?  Selwynn   Jun-19-04 01:33 PM   #62 
                                - No, it wasn't  Feanorcurufinwe   Jun-19-04 01:37 PM   #64 
                                - Lets see, my late wifes cancer treatment cost over $320,000.  Throckmorton   Jun-19-04 04:50 PM   #73 
                                   - How much money did the two of you pay in insurance premiums in total?  Feanorcurufinwe   Jun-19-04 07:28 PM   #75 
                          - That's an interesting suggestion . . .  TeeYiYi   Jun-19-04 02:31 PM   #70 
                          - You are correct.  Feanorcurufinwe   Jun-19-04 02:48 PM   #71 
                          - The illogic of your argument is shocking..  Caliphoto   Jun-19-04 07:35 PM   #76 
                             - Just what is the argument I am making that you find illogical?  Feanorcurufinwe   Jun-19-04 07:42 PM   #77 
  - I have excellent health insurance,  RebelOne   Jun-18-04 11:09 AM   #23 
  - I have really bad insurance via company.  Selwynn   Jun-18-04 09:08 PM   #27 
  - I have too much insurance  chamilto   Jun-18-04 09:15 PM   #29 
  - the results of this poll are disturbing  Skittles   Jun-19-04 12:20 AM   #32 
  - I have it and I still want universal, single-payer health insurance  genius   Jun-19-04 12:22 AM   #33 
  - Too simple.  Cleita   Jun-19-04 12:25 AM   #34 
  - Took me forever to get it  Kipepeo   Jun-19-04 12:29 AM   #35 
  - I have not had health insurance for 10 months...  kentuck   Jun-19-04 12:31 AM   #36 
  - Why Kentuck?  Cleita   Jun-19-04 12:34 AM   #37 
     - No...I am like millions of others, I suppose....  kentuck   Jun-19-04 12:44 AM   #38 
        - Thanks Kentuck for answering. I am copying this to my list and I  Cleita   Jun-19-04 12:52 AM   #39 
        - you're not "asking" for anything,..  gpandas   Jun-19-04 12:11 PM   #53 
  - Insurance INFLATES health costs.  skryabushka   Jun-19-04 11:14 AM   #43 
  - How about Kerry's health care plan?  Independent429   Jun-19-04 11:37 AM   #45 
  - Canadian Here  qwertyMike   Jun-19-04 11:45 AM   #46 
  - I have a lot of friends from Canada.  Zorra   Jun-19-04 11:49 AM   #49 
  - Lost My Insurance In 2000, Not Covered Since Then  mhr   Jun-19-04 11:47 AM   #47 
  - I have it...but...  Lestat   Jun-19-04 11:48 AM   #48 
  - I Have Severe Depression  DoctorWeird   Jun-19-04 11:51 AM   #50 
  - I have insurance,  dand   Jun-19-04 12:07 PM   #52 
  - another category: redundant coverage  central scrutinizer   Jun-19-04 01:16 PM   #58 
  - Insurance costs for small business are unfordable  mongo   Jun-19-04 01:17 PM   #59 
  - uninsured since 2001  babzilla   Jun-19-04 01:27 PM   #61 
  - I want to clarify . . .  TeeYiYi   Jun-19-04 01:54 PM   #65 
  - Leave the US and you will learn about quality health care  JCMach1   Jun-19-04 01:58 PM   #66 
  - Alas, finally  caledoni   Jun-19-04 02:13 PM   #67 
  - freddie57 You should post a second poll . . .  TeeYiYi   Jun-19-04 02:21 PM   #68 
  - One more thing . ..  TeeYiYi   Jun-19-04 02:24 PM   #69 
     - kick  TeeYiYi   Jun-20-04 09:47 AM   #79 
  - I have insurance, but not the best policy for my situation  Piltdown13   Jun-19-04 03:29 PM   #72 
  - There should be another choice...  SouthALdem   Jun-19-04 05:26 PM   #74 
  - I fall through the cracks  juajen   Jun-19-04 08:54 PM   #78 
  - no health insurance  The Flaming Red Head   Jun-20-04 10:28 AM   #80 
  - Welcome to DU! Red Head!  Feanorcurufinwe   Jun-20-04 10:32 AM   #81 
  - Our family is insured but...  sweetness   Jun-20-04 10:39 AM   #82 
  - It holds me hostage at a job I don't like  Nikia   Jun-20-04 11:21 AM   #83 
 

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