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A federal jury has ordered drugmaker Gilead Sciences to pay Merck $200 million in damages for infringing on patents for hepatitis C drugs.
Up to 80 percent of medical bills may contain an error. Here's what to look for before you pay.
Health insurer Centene received approval for its $6.3 billion acquisition of Health Net from California regulators.
South Korea reported its first confirmed case of the Zika virus on Tuesday, its center for disease control said.
Valeant announces that CEO Mike Pearson is leaving and that former CFO Howard Schiller refused to quit the board to make room for Bill Ackman.
Bill Smead says now is the time to buy battered health care, amid "fantastic" dividends, and free cash flow.
Chinese authorities are hunting 300 people suspected of illegally selling spoiled vaccines to medical centers across the country, state media said.
Intrexon CEO tells CNBC's Power Lunch that he would not go to Brazil with Zika virus outbreak.
Most people will just need to check a box on their tax forms indicating if they had health coverage.
Howard Dorfman testified he was fired weeks after telling CEO Martin Shkreli the increase "was not justified." USA Today reports.
Two nutrition experts tell CNBC why Americans have such a tough time keeping the pounds off, and how that can change.
Emergency visits to the dentist skyrocket right after St. Patrick's Day because so many people get their teeth knocked out.
GlaxoSmithKline said its CEO Andrew Witty would retire in 12 months, prompting Britain's biggest drugmaker to start a formal search for his successor.
McKesson is cutting 1,600 jobs, or about 4 percent of its workforce, to slash costs after the company lost some key customers, Bloomberg reported.
Creditors of Valeant Pharmaceuticals are beginning to demand new terms that could further pressure the drugmaker's business model, sources said.
The Obama administration is accused of illegally giving insurers reimbursement to cut Obamacare customer out-of-pocket costs.
Almost 20 percent of rural counties have seen increases in the rate of premature deaths in the past decade.
The drug company's stock closed down 51% to $33.54 a share Tuesday on disappointing financial news, USA TODAY reports.
Estimates say Trump's proposal to repeal Obamacare and make other changes could cost nearly $500 billion and lead to 21 million more uninsured people.
For the first time ever, the NFL has acknowledged that there is a link between football and brain damage.
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