Dr. Scott Gottlieb, American Enterprise Institue, discusses the latest battle to fight the Zika virus as the World Health Organization declares a global emergency.
Ex Apple and Pepsi CEO wants to transform the"antiquated" health care industry
Liquid biopsies that show genetic mutations of DNA in a person's blood will dramatically improve early detection of cancers.
Baby boomers are aging, and many will need skilled care, but demand for nursing-home beds is quickly outstripping a dwindling supply.
Jeffrey Burbank, CEO of NxStage, comments on UnitedHealthcare's warning it may withdraw from Obamacare and says the exchange system will evolve over time.
Overall, people spent more than two hours on the average doctor's visit, which means they spent two hours not doing work.
Ascension CEO answers the Vatican's call
The federal government says health care facilities should stop using Hospira's Symbiq medication infusion pump because its vulnerable to hacking.
Planned Parenthood investigates a possible data hack; faces funding fight on Capitol Hill.
India's system for training doctors is plagued by fraud and unprofessional teaching practices, worsening public health issues, Reuters reports.
Elder care is projected to be a $13 trillion sector by 2032. These 8 savvy business owners are already profiting from the boom.
UnitedHealth Group unit OptumRx Corp agreed to buy pharmacy benefit manager Catamaran Corp in a deal worth $12.78 billion.
"Don't click," Anthem is warning consumers. Phishing emails are targeting victims of the insurance company's breach.
As many as 80 million records from insurance company Anthem may have been compromised. How to handle the aftermath.
Dan Mahony, fund manager at Polar Capital, tells CNBC how to be a "smart healthcare investor".
How much would it cost world governments to insulate their economies from global pandemics. Would you believe nearly $344 billion?
The CEO of Jenny Craig says his company's program gets results, one of the reason celebrities swear by its services.
A nurse has become the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the UK and is being treated at a London hospital.
Veterans Affairs says it has taken action against four senior execs for reasons ranging from unethical behavior to the misuse of VA resources.
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital said both the nurses and the doctors knew the patient's travel history, but released him, the New York Times reports.