From A Millennial To Her Peers: Want to Help The Underserved? Sign Up For Insurance

Tapping into millennials’ compassion and activism might be the best way to motivate them to buy health coverage, says Aditi Juneja, a New York University law student.

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Tapping into millennials’ compassion and activism might be the best way to motivate them to buy health coverage, says Aditi Juneja, a New York University law student.

Ashley Pridmore/Courtesy of Youth Radio

In the spring of my first-year of law school, while taking an exam, I had a grand mal seizure — the type of seizures people see in the movies with spasms on the floor. My memory is fuzzy from that time. I remember a few of my classmates offering me water afterward. I was told that many stopped taking the exam to make sure that I didn’t injure myself while having a seizure, sitting in my chair.

It was a remarkable showing of solidarity, kindness and collegiality. Keep in mind that these were students in their first year of law school at New York University. They’d been

Article source: http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2017/05/17/527416507/hey-millennials-want-to-help-the-underserved-sign-up-for-insurance?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=affordablecareact

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