Prudential Is Offering Life Insurance To HIV-Positive People
One of the largest insurers in the country is offering traditional life insurance to people who are HIV positive. It could influence other providers.By Samantha Crook | December 2, 2015
On World AIDS Day, one of America's largest insurance companies announced life insurance for people who are HIV-positive.
Kaiser Health News says when Prudential Financial announced individual term life insurance, it is the first of its kind. Many see it as a sign of major improvements in HIV treatment. (Video via Prudential Financial, Inc.)
But it could also mean the insurance industry is still playing catch-up with advances in medical treatments for the disease. (Video via The White House)