Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Narcolepsy and other Sleep Disorders topics.
Some people have been denied life and/or vehicle insurance because of Narcolepsy. When applying, narcoleptics should provide honest and full disclosures, adding positive statements like :
(a) My symptoms have been well controlled with medication since diagnosis in [insert year].
(b) I have not lost any time from work because of narcolepsy.
(c) I have not been hospitalized because of narcolepsy.
(d) I have had no accidents because of narcolepsy.
The severity of symptoms should be described and explained as thoroughly and accurately as possible. The name of the Doctor, along with his current address and telephone number, should be provided when requested
|Sheri Ann Richerson|