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Massachusetts AG Maura Healey said the costs of two drugs "may constitute an unfair trade practice in violation of Massachusetts law."
Getting rid of expanded Medicaid benefits available in 31 states and Washington, D.C., would be difficult.
Biogen's quarterly profit breezed past Wall Street's estimates, driven by higher demand for its key oral multiple sclerosis drug Tecfidera.
Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis' fourth quarter earnings miss expectations as the group prepares to overhaul its Alcon division.
HIV/AIDS could completely eliminated if "we did the right thing", according to the chief executive of RED.
CNBC takes a look at Zika, a mosquito-borne virus spreading fast across the Americas and the Caribbean for which there is no cure.
Johnson & Johnson reported a 2.4 percent drop in fourth-quarter sales, hurt by a strong dollar.
Kaiser Permanente CEO Bernard Tyson says a free market for prescription drugs doesn't exist in the United States.
Cigna said the suspension does not affect members currently enrolled in these plans.
A doctor is under internal investigation by a Miami health system due to an online video of a young woman trashing an Uber car.
There are now more than 11.5 million signed up for Obamacare plans nationwide.
Valeant's interim chairman and CEO say the pharma giant is making changes in "a number of areas" to "correct our missteps."
The controversial former drug exec, facing fraud charges, is also objecting to being a called a "pharma bro."
U.S. tobacco users spend more than $320 billion a year on cigarettes and health care for smoking-related illnesses, according to a study.
Chipotle blew it with consumers and investors in its handling of the E.coli crisis, says media strategist Mark Macias.
The government acted after confirmation the virus hit an Indiana turkey farm, alerting states to the danger and putting workers under surveillance.
Johnson & Johnson said it would cut about 3,000 jobs within its medical devices division, or between 4 percent and 6 percent of the unit's workforce.
UnitedHealth reported a 30 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by strength in its Optum pharmacy benefit management business.
The U.K. is enduring Blue Monday, the most depressing day of the year, as the weather worsens and Britons get back into the daily grind.
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