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 Parents of children with autism and other developmental disorders might be relieved of some of their heavy health care bills.


Autism now insured, but parents say loopholes still exist

by Jane Park
April 16, 2009


Parents of children with autism and other developmental disorders might be relieved of some of their heavy health care bills. A new law that Gov. Pat Quinn signed last week requires health insurers to pay for treatments such as physical, occupational and speech therapy. But Jane Park tells us that some parents continue to run into coverage problems.