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UnitedHealth, Aetna, Humana Retain Some U.S. Health Law Benefits
San Francisco Chronicle

UnitedHealth Group Inc., Aetna Inc. and Humana Inc. plan to retain some benefits created by the U.S. health-care overhaul even if the Supreme Court strikes down the law. The exception: Those involving people with pre-existing illness.

Customers of UnitedHealth, the largest U.S. health insurer, can keep children on plans until age 26, get free preventive care and won’t face lifetime benefit limits, the Minnetonka, Minnesota-based company said yesterday in a statement.