As with most cancers for life insurance there are a number of key factors which will determine whether you would be able to access cover and which types of cover will be available to you. Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma life insurance, critical illness cover or income protection policies can vary from one insurance provider to another as well as pricing which can be dramatically different depending on how good the insurers underwriting terms are for cancer.
There are also several different types of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma which can also have an impact on your application for life insurance, critical illness cover and income protection. Two of the main types of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma are:
- B-Cell Lymphoma
- T-Cell Lymphoma
Which type of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma you have will determine the treatment you will receive which will also have an impact on your offer for life insurance, critical illness cover and income protection.
The main types of treatment for Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma are:
- Monoclonal therapy
- Steroid medication