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Shares of GlaxoSmithKline jumped on Wednesday, despite the company posting a 3 percent fall in full-year revenue.
Merck said the U.S. FDA intends to rescind its "breakthrough" designation for its experimental combination treatment for hep C.
Sen. Rand Paul clarified his views on vaccinations following an interview with CNBC in which he linked childhood vaccines with disorders.
Whether to vaccinate is a public health issue, but there are other ways to handle the matter other than mandating it, Aetna's CEO said.
Disney CEO Bob Iger said while the measles outbreak hasn't hurt business, this would be a smart thing for parents to do.
A measles outbreak to a tiny piece of the American population would drain billions from the U.S. economy, an expert said.
A leading group of physicians is warning that high prices of specialty drugs is creating barriers to care for patients.
Public health officials implored parents to vaccinate their children against the measles in a Tuesday Congressional hearing.
As health-care out-of-pocket costs rise, people can save by shopping around, but significant transparency hurdles remain.
Dr. Gail Shust, an infectious disease specialist, tells CNBC, "It really is not just a personal choice but a public health issue."
Sanofi launched an inhalable insulin in the U.S. in a potential boost for its flagging diabetes drug sales and for patient quality of life.
While vaccines are a good thing, it's an issue of personal freedom, Sen. Rand Paul told CNBC.
The $1.08 trillion budget sought by federal health officials includes a request they be able to negotiate some drug prices for Medicare.
Web-based insurance brokers don't have a desired tool to help boost Obamacare enrollments despite asking for it for more than a year.
The number of people on Medicaid has significantly increased, nowhere more so than in states that have loosened eligibility rules.
H&R Block's William Cobb says he's seeing a surge in business as Americans struggle to resolve health-care-related tax issues.
An appeals court that POM Wonderful cannot advertise that its juices treat or prevent heart disease unless it can prove that the assertions are true.
Congressional Republicans are creating a group to draw up a replacement for the still controversial health-care reform law.
Oil prices are in the midst of a prolonged slump, squeezing bottom lines everywhere. How do sovereign wealth funds cope?
A Massachusetts-based nonprofit organization is looking to get really personal, and it's paying good money for healthy stool samples.
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