Johnson & Johnson has begun clinical trials for an Ebola vaccine in Sierra Leone.» Read More
Britain will become the first nation to legalize a "three-parent" IVF technique, which doctors say can prevent some inherited incurable diseases.
Enrollment in Medicaid continued a strong upswing as the uninsured rate reached a record low, according two new reports.
Sen. Orrin Hatch says he will announce a plan to deal with the potential loss of billions of dollars of Obamacare aid for millions of people.
Wearable tech has seen a surge in interest, with many tech giants preparing to unveil new products. But before the Apple wearable comes the... banana.
The Health and Human Services Department said it would extend the Obamacare enrollment period and notify 800,000 plan filers who received incorrect subsidy calculations.
Sarissa Capital will nominate two directors to Ariad Pharmaceuticals' board and seek the "imminent retirement" of Chief Executive Harvey Berger.
Receptos CEO Faheem Hasnain told CNBC that "there's only one strategy to run a business."
The all-cash deal could be announced as soon as Sunday, according to these sources who requested not to be identified.
Thailand's interim parliament has passed a law banning foreigners from seeking surrogacy services to end a "rent-a-womb" fertility-tourism industry.
Over 160 patients may have been exposed to a "superbug" between last October and January, the UCLA Health System said Wednesday.
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals' top-selling eye drug, Eylea, bested Roche's Lucentis and Avastin in a U.S.-sponsored study in diabetes-related vision loss.
Marijuana might make brain cells that normally suppress the appetite reverse their behavior and encourage eating, says a new study.
Tens of millions of American children are at risk of having their identities stolen after Anthem breach, NBC News reports.
Actavis can continue to perform while integrating Allergan into its business, CEO Brent Saunders tells CNBC.
Singapore's 2015 budget will be keenly watched by residents hoping for more financial help and increases in health care spending.
China's rising demand for healthcare is exposing a chronic shortage of an essential commodity: blood.
Sunday is the deadline for signing up for most Obamacare plans, but there is some wiggle room, and another break could be coming for laggards.
The US is mulling a longer period for tax filers who owe penalties for not carrying insurance in 2014, according to a report.
Many people delay talking about what kind of medical care they'd want to receive if they are terminally ill until it's too late.
Amazon's drone delivery plans appear to have been shot down by U.S. regulators, who have proposed new rules on flying unmanned aircraft.
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