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The Catch: The Uninsurables

News with clear eyes. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)
News with clear eyes. (AP Photo/Khin Maung Win)

About 129 million non-elderly U.S. residents have health conditions that could make it difficult for them to buy health coverage in a state that allows medical underwriting, according to analysts at the office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

The analysts discuss pre-existing condition rates in a commentary supporting the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (PPACA).

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