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    • blondegirl88
    • By blondegirl88 20th Apr 17, 3:11 PM
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    Declaring preexisting conditions for travel insurance
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    • 20th Apr 17, 3:11 PM
    Declaring preexisting conditions for travel insurance 20th Apr 17 at 3:11 PM
    Hi everyone,

    I have had a search online but can't anything definitive. How far back should you go when declaring medical conditions for travel insurance. I had depression in 2002 and was on antidepressants for 12mths and also got pnd after having my eldest child in 2012. I have been fine since. I have also got asthma and I am finding it hard to get travel insurance for my family due to my conditions when I declare the depression and asthma. Also there is no way to let them know that it is historical and not a current problem.

    Does anyone have any experience in this area?


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    • Quentin
    • By Quentin 20th Apr 17, 3:26 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 3:26 PM
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    • 20th Apr 17, 3:26 PM
    When answering questions regarding ore existing medical conditions you should read the question and see how they ask.

    Usually they ask if you "ever" had certain conditions, or specify a history period (12 months/5 years etc)

    (Breathing problems and psychiatric problems do often come under the "ever" period.
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