Most people get Medicare at 65 years old. Anyone who has Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) or End Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) qualifies at any age without having to wait. Those collecting Social Security Disability Income (SSDI) for at least 24 months can be eligible regardless of age.
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