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Stroke travel insurance

There are many people in the UK who might feel that the medical problems they have are holding them back from going on the holiday of their dreams. While suffering a stroke is debilitating enough for most, something that can be even more upsetting is thought that you cannot afford to visit family abroad because of expensive travel insurance premiums many stroke victims are charged.

We seek to help you find travel insurance covering strokes at a reasonable price.

Find the best stroke travel insurance

Medical costs abroad can be very expensive and without adequate insurance cover you can end up facing financial ruin if you suffer from a health-related problem while aboard such as stroke.

There are numerous and different options to help you choose the right travel insurance and the best stroke travel insurance cover available in the market today. The good thing about travelling abroad when you are fully insured, but perhaps not in the best of health, is that you can relax and unwind while away without having to worry about issues such as whether or not you are covered should something bad happen.

Where can I purchase stroke travel insurance?

Stroke travel insurance can be purchased in many ways. You can even get a quote for stroke travel insurance online or over the telephone. These days there are numerous platforms available, so purchasing travel insurance when in bad health is a procedure that can be solved within minutes.

Types of travel insurance for pre existing medical conditions:

Actually, there are as many types of insurance premiums as there are health problems; however, these are some of the most common medical conditions where it is possible to find comprehensive travel insurance:

Asthma travel insurance, cancer travel insurance, diabetes travel insurance, epilepsy travel insurance, heart travel insurance, stroke travel insurance, arthritis travel insurance, terminal prognosis travel insurance and HIV travel insurance. If there are multiple conditions medical screening allows the opportunity of adding each of them.

Can I get travel insurance covering my TIA or CVA?

Yes there are policies available that will cover all types of strokes, from mini-strokes, Transient Ischaemic Attack, Cerebrovascular Accident, Ischaemic Stroke or Hemorrhagic Strokes. Premiums will reflect the severity of your condition and may vary widely between insurers so it's worth getting more than one quote.

Tips for finding the best stroke travel insurance

Something to bear in mind when looking for relevant stroke travel insurance to cover a specific health condition such a stroke is to remember that you should always tell the truth when making an application for insurance.

If you do not reveal you full state of health and make a claim on your insurance at a later date, it could be invalid and you'd be left to cover full medical and repatriation costs back to the UK.

What are the requirements for obtaining stroke travel insurance?

In order to make an accurate assessment of your risk, an insurance company will ask for your medical history in order to tailor the insurance to your specific case.

The price you pay for stroke travel insurance can vary widely depending on the specific type of illness or circumstances.

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Stroke Travel insurance

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Standard Insurers providing optional cover for those who have had a stroke

insure for you
Choice of cover options
Covers ages to 79 (74 for Annual policies)
Single trip policies to 122 days (30 days for over 70s)
Online screening for medical conditions including strokes

Columbus Direct
Travel insurance with medical conditions cover ages to 99 (Single Trip online) or 74 (AMT)
Link for 2% off Single Trip policies
Link for 5% off Annual Multi Trip (AMT) policies
Optional cover for Natural Disasters incl. Volcanic Eruptions

Insurance offering stroke cover.
Up to 12% off Travel Insurance policies using a voucher code - click for further information
Both single trip and annual policies available up to 85 y.o.
300 minor pre existing medical conditions covered free.

Specialist Insurers offering travel insurance for those who have had strokes

All Clear Travel
No age limit on Single Trip Policies (AMT limit 65)
Can cover almost any pre existing medical condition, any age or any destination
Can cover those who have a terminal prognosis
Can cover travelling companions

avanti travel insurance
Cruise cover included free
Covers ages to 85 (75 for Annual policies)
5% off Travel Insurance policies using a voucher code - click for further information
Specialists in over 50's Travel Insurance
Online screening for pre existing medical conditions

good to go travel insurance
Specialist insurance for medical conditions
No age limit on Single Trip Policies (AMT limit 65)
Covers wide range of pre existing medical conditions including Mental Health, Severe & Terminal Conditions
Cover for those undertaking chemotherapy or radiotherapy

Staysure Insurance
Single Trip age limit 86, Annual 81 and Long Stay 76 years old
Over 220 pre existing medical conditions covered free
Travel Insurance for the over 50s with a medical condition
Long-stay policies available, up to 550 days for under 65s

Our panel of travel insurers can help those looking for travel insurance covering almost all types of stroke including:

Embolic stroke, Systemic hypoperfusion, Venous thrombosis, Intracerebral hemorrhage, Transient Ischaemic Attack, Cerebrovascular accident, mini-stroke.

This information is based on journalistic investigation and research. It is not financial advice. Any information should be considered in regard to specific circumstances. Any suggestions followed up are done so at your own risk and your own research is key. Prices and features checked and correct as at 12th November 2012