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Legislation Dealing With Pre-existing Conditions Signed into Law

Legislation sponsored by state Rep. Laura Fine, D-Glenview, to protect individuals from losing access to health insurance due to pre-existing conditions was signed into law late last week.   Fine sponsored House Bill 2959, which prevents insurance companies from denying access to health care coverage to people with pre-existing conditions, including migraines, arthritis, Alzheimer’s disease, cancer, […]

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Rep. Fine Efforts to Increase Newborn Screening Goes to Governor

Legislation sponsored by state Rep. Laura Fine, D-Glenview, which will help families get proper medical treatment for their children by requiring that newborns be tested for Adrenoleukodystrophy, commonly known as ALD, awaits the governor’s signature.              “Every parent wants to do everything possible to keep their children safe, but if they do not know their […]