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It is possible to have separate medical insurance for the parents and the children. It may not be cost effective, but could be an option.

This is what we did. Youngest was still in college and we paid for healthcare through the university for him, which was reasonable. Any student who is taking a certain minimum number of credits is eligible. It's what I may do when I lose retiree healthcare because DH has Medicare. As long as the gov't doesn't lower the age of Medicare, I should be over 60 when this happens and can get free tuition. Lots of classes I would be happy to take, for fun.

Not everyone's preference, but I find learning fun. Or there is part time work that allows you to get healthcare coverage. https://www.google.com/search?q=companies+that+offer+health+...

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