Under the Affordable Care Act, certain essential benefits are required to be provided by every health insurance plan, and that's why some people are getting letters from their insurers notifying them that less comprehensive insurance plans are being cancelled.
Many people in their 50s and 60s have been asking why they have to pay for benefits they don't need, such as maternity coverage.
Here's a story from the Los Angeles Times that tackles that question.
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