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One in four face health shock in first five years of retirement

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Research from LV= suggests that for millions of Britain's retirees the first five golden years bring unexpected life change and financial strain.


Almost a quarter of retirees said their health had worsened or had suffered a serious health issue in the first five years of retirement, while 17% said they had needed to unexpectedly dig deep to support family members financially.


Health insurance: News update: 8 July 2010


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