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Shares of Humana dived more than 10 percent after speculation from analysts that the DOJ wants to meet over antitrust concerns.
Obamacare plans often have comparable premiums and deductibles to employer-based coverage for lower-income customers.
Congress must agree on a bill to fund efforts to control the Zika virus next week, or risk harm to pregnant women and their babies.
Shares of BioMarin jumped more than 10 percent in early trading after a report said Roche may be seeking to acquire it.
Poor people now have lower overall health spending than other income groups, reversing a longtime pattern.
Fewer smokers quit when tobacco surcharges were lower for Obamacare plans, a new study shows.
Pfizer will disclose that painkillers can carry serious risk of addiction and promised not to promote opiates for unapproved uses.
Shares of Chemours and Dow component DuPont fell sharply after DuPont was found liable for a man's testicular cancer.
Doctors now authorized to write buprenorphine prescriptions to 100 patients can go up to 275 patients under new rules.
Walgreens' Pessina estimates that the combined company will have to sell roughly 500 stores in order to gain regulatory approval from the FTC.
The decision to place HealthyCT under supervision means that 40,000 people will have to find a new health plan by next year.
The medical community is breathing new life into Google Glass.
Apple's software update this fall will make it easier for people to register as organ donors, the Verge reports.
The new 11.1 million tally comes as some insurers are proposing double-digit percentage hikes for health plans next year.
If regulators block Anthem's merger with Cigna, the insurance companies may be better off just walking away, analysts said.
The average national cost for a routine vaginal delivery is $8,775, and $11,525 for c-sections.
The FDA issued a statement warning people not to eat cookie dough due to a recent string of E.coli outbreaks associated with some batches of flour.
Just 13 percent of people said they personally viewed Zika as a major threat, but most knew it is dangerous to pregnant women.
The country is now effectively evenly split when it comes to how the Affordable Care Act is viewed.
Niraparib was shown to extend the time elapsed between treatment of ovarian cancer and tumor progression.
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