Adding critical illness cover to your life insurance policy can be an extremely cost-effective way of ensuring any debts (such as a mortgage) are covered should you be diagnosed with a serious illness. It can also provide money to supplement a loss of income if your illness leaves you unable to work.
The video above shows how one Zurich customer used his critical illness payment after he was diagnosed with throat cancer.
Diabetes can cause strokes, heart disease, kidney disease, loss of limbs and vision damage. The adult population with diabetes is expected to almost double in less than 20 years.