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As from my experience most health insurance companies will provide coverage for unmarried children under age of 19 who are primary's applicant dependents. A child will continue to be eligible until his/her 24th birthday when attends college or has a permanent or continuing mental or physical impairment.

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Q: Do you have to be a dependent to be covered by your parents insurance?
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Are you covered under your parents health insurance if you are pregnant and a minor?

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