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[The article below first appeared in LinkedIn Pulse on 1st December 2016]

I grew up in the 1980s where AIDS, HIV and the spectre of the Grim Reaper bowling for AIDS victims, first terrified Australian television audiences. Looking back, I wonder if the Reaper has any regrets?

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Sunday, 07 August 2016 09:08

Your Online Journey Map

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Learning that you're now eligible for a range of high-quality life insurances, even though you may have a serious pre-existing medical condition, can be a big step for most people.

We understand that it’s probably not something you get to talk about often so you're probably hungry for up-to-date information. Well thankfully you found us – unUsualruisks.com.au

Over time, our clients have repeatedly told us this is the best way to start your journey with us.

  • Learn as much as you can about the type of life insurance solution that's available for your circumstances.
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  • Let us help you map out the timeline and put all the pieces in place to get you the peace of mind you need.

The Next Steps

And if you can't find what you're looking for, our sitemap can give you the bigger picture about what we do, who we care for and what's possible for our clients.

We hope you'll enjoy your time here with us.

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If you're newly diagnosed like many of our clients you might be scouring the internet to learn everything you can about your status.

Published in Blog
Saturday, 07 December 2013 05:19

Open for business

A big step closer to making the impossible, possible

People living with HIV in Australia can now get full life insurance.

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Stigma and discrimination undermine more than just HIV prevention and treatments

Australia's known the world over as the lucky country and our unrestricted access to financial services such as life insurance is something that most Australians simply take for granted.

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Saturday, 09 April 2016 06:58

The Story of Patricia

The Story of Patricia Kennedy OAM

How one Australian Scottish born Grandmother remembers the 1980's and the arrival of AIDS and HIV to Australia

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Friday, 03 June 2016 04:11

Don't ignore a medical sharps injury

Half of all needlestick and sharps injuries go unreported

In Australia at least 18,000 healthcare professionals report suffering a needle-stick injury (often referred to as NSI or contaminated sharps injury) every year.

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Sunday, 17 July 2016 11:43

Undetectable viral load (or close to it)

Important life insurance eligibility update for positive people

Good news. You no longer need to have an undetectable viral load to be eligible for life insurance.

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Proud to be part of the Honour Awards

Finalists Business Division Honour Awards 2014A heartfelt thank you to all our clients, friends and supporters

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Monday, 12 October 2015 22:28

Bigger conversations

If you think it's just about life insurance, you've missed the point. It's about taking HIV out of your identity

One of our favorite quotes is from the late Dag Hammarskjöld a Swedish diplomat, the second United Nations Secretary-General, and one of just three people to be posthumously awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.

It is more noble to give yourself completely to one individual than to labor diligently for the salvation of the masses'. - Dag Hammarskjöld
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