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Lower-income Obamacare customers can get help with out-of-pocket health expenses, but many people don't select eligible health plans
There are a number of diet and lifestyle choices that accompany Alzheimer's risk, according to a new study.
Swiss drugmaker Novartis said on Friday it had agreed to buy all remaining rights to Ofatumumab from Britain's GlaxoSmithKline.
Valeant is buying the company that just won approval to sell "female Viagra."
Only one person, an American doctor, has actually been arrested in a sprawling conspiracy and smuggling indictment.
One-third of people who use prescription drugs are shelling out nearly $40 extra for an order of those drugs this year.
Biotech stocks have seen a recent selloff, but this technician says they're on their way back up.
The Food and Drug Administration will decide the fate of a drug to treat low libido in women by Tuesday.
The agency approved the powerful painkiller OxyContin for a new use in children 11 to 16 who are suffering from severe, long-term pain.
The Royal Society for Public Health has called on the government to introduce a "smoking exclusion zone around pubs, bars and schools."
A freak snow storm in November has triggered a mini baby boom in Upstate New York, according to NBC News in New York.
Brace yourself for some big changes in 2018 if the so-called Obamacare Cadillac tax isn't changed.
The FDA issued a warning letter to a pharmaceutical company after Kim Kardashian posted a promotional selfie with one of its drugs.
GlaxoSmithKline temporarily closed a North Carolina factory after testing at a cooling tower found bacteria that causes deadly Legionnaire's disease.
Chart analyst John Kosar believes a pullback in biotechnology stocks could have broader implications for the overall market.
Employers face a set of complex, and potentially expensive, regulations under Obamacare.
Coca-Cola is backing a new "science-based" solution to obesity: To maintain a healthy weight, get more exercise and worry less about cutting calories.
Biotech stocks tumbled last week, and one technician says the industry is approaching a technical breakdown.
Josh Brown is selling one of his top holdings in favor of a health-care name for the CNBC "Halftime Report" Portfolio.
More than 150 million doses of flu vaccine are expected to be shipped this year.
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