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An individual younger than 65 can qualify for Medicare if he has a disability, has end-stage renal disease or has ALS, according to its website. The time when Medicare coverage starts varies for each of these conditions. More »

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Individuals who are disabled or who have end-stage renal failure may qualify for Medicare benefits even if they are younger than 65, according to Medicare. Otherwise, individuals are not eligible for Medicare until age 6... More »

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Medicare is a health insurance program primarily for people who are at least 65 years old. Social Security is a monetary payment for those over a certain age or with a disability. More »

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