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An alcoholic who can demonstrate that through Alcoholics Anonymous and/or with psychiatric help he has kicked the habit, stands a good chance of obtaining insurance coverage, according to Maurice Blond, a Travelers general agent in New York City, quoted in Scope Publications' Alcoholism and Alcohol Education.
In attempting to arrange insurance coverage for persons with alcohol problems, Mr. Blond said he takes the contemporary view that alcoholism is a disease. This approach brings into play the assistance of physicians and other professionals in analyzing,...
-- Protection (Travelers Insurance Co.