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6 Ways the Big Health Insurance Mergers Will Affect Your Coverage
Yahoo! News

Health insurance company Anthem announced Friday that it will buy rival insurer Cigna for $48.3 billion.

The deal comes just weeks after fellow health insurance providers Aetna and Humana announced their merger, concentrating health insurance providers in the U.S. to just three big companies. (UnitedHealth Group is the third.)

The latest deal will impact more than 53 million people, representing about 17 percent of the U.S. population, The New York Times reports.