As one of the most common medical conditions that we come across from our customers, we are highly experienced in providing the cover you need for your travels.
All medical conditions considered
24-hour medical emergency helpline
Medical emergency expenses of up to £10,000,000
Up to £1,000 Medical Inconvenience Benefit
Avanti Travel Insurance provides cover for people with high blood pressure to thousands of loyal customers every year. Hypertension, or commonly known as high blood pressure, is one of many medical conditions that Avanti Travel Insurance can cover, subject to terms and conditions.
Blood pressure is measured by the strength of your blood pushing against the sides of blood vessels each time your heart beats. If it is too high, it could put too much extra strain on your arteries and heart, which may lead to heart attacks, strokes and many other health complications. Most people do not know that they have hypertension as there are no obvious symptoms; you need to have it measured and it is easily controlled with medication and/or lifestyle changes.
Even if your blood pressure is well controlled, it is still advisable to check it before you travel, as well as taking out travel insurance with high blood pressure cover. When packing your medication, always make sure you have a letter from your doctor and ensure that you have a sufficient supply in case there are any unexpected delays on your trip. For more useful tips, see the “Travel Issues” section of the Blood Pressure UK website.
High blood pressure is one of the most common conditions that affects Avanti Travel Insurance’s customers, so we understand that it is not just the Over 50 traveller that suffers with it. In fact, to keep our medical travel insurance cheap, call our office and we may be able to include cover for your high blood pressure for free! Not only that, in our classic, club and deluxe policies, we offer a massive £10 million cover for medical conditions and emergencies, including repatriation if you needed to get home in a medical emergency.
Call our UK-based contact centre or go online for a quick, user-friendly quote to find out more about our travel insurance policies for high blood pressure.
That’s not all, our policies are packed with benefits
No upper age limit on Single Trip policies
Personal liability of up to £2,000,000
Cancellation cover of up to £10,000
Personal belongings cover of up to £5,000
Up to 17 days winter sports included FREE on Annual Multi-trips, up to the age of 70
End Supplier Failure cover included on Classic and Deluxe policies only (not Cruise)
Cruise cover with a host of additional benefits available
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Avanti Travel Insurance is a trading name of TICORP Limited. Avanti Travel Insurance is arranged by TICORP Limited which is registered in Gibraltar company number 111526. Registered office: First Floor, Grand Ocean Plaza, Ocean Village, Gibraltar. TICORP Limited is licensed and regulated by the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission number FSC1238B and trades into the UK on a freedom of services basis, FCA FRN 663617.
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