Critical illness is a life-changer. It happens without warning, and can cause physical, emotional, and financial distress. Without the right preparation, you may find yourself lacking the resources you need to face a medical crisis. The good news is this is one of life’s uncertainties that you can prepare for.

Here’s a guide to help you gain better understanding of critical illness, and what you can do to prepare.

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Critical illnesses may strike you without warning. It may be congenital, hereditary, or might be acquired due to unhealthy lifestyle. Don’t be caught unprepared. It’s better to be financially ready for life’s emergencies so they won’t disrupt household finances, including dreams.

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