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Smoking costs the average smoker at least $1.1 million over a lifetime, according to a new analysis, as reported by the Detroit Free Press.
Total enrollment for 2015 now exceeds 7 million on the federal Obamacare exchange.
An official report faults HealthCare.gov's operator for failing to perform key management tasks in hiring and overseeing the site's contractors.
A recent measles outbreak traced to Disney theme parks in California includes five park employees who were infected, officials said Tuesday.
UnitedHealth, the largest U.S. health insurer, reported a better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit as premium income rose.
Aetna raised employees' wages to a base of $16 per hour because doing otherwise would have put workers in poverty, CEO Mark Bertolini tells CNBC.
Two former WWE wrestlers say they have serious brain injuries after suffering repeated concussions in the ring.
The cost of a vaccination program is 68 times more expensive than is was in 2001. Doctors Without Borders wants companies to slash prices.
Johnson & Johnson reported lower-than-expected sales as a stronger dollar offset higher sales of the Band-Aid maker's new drugs and older treatments.
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals CEO Dr. Leonard Schleifer told CNBC on Tuesday that benefits companies should not try to practice medicine.
How much would it cost world governments to insulate their economies from global pandemics. Would you believe nearly $344 billion?
California's Obamacare exchange gave UnitedHealth Group limited access to the state's individual insurance marketplace.
Millions of people are potentially eligible for exemptions from Obamacare taxes, but many won't apply for those waivers.
At the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference, executives name the CEOs they'd most like to replace.
Top U.S. health official Marilyn Tavenner resigned as administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Friday.
Here are three reasons why Obama's proposed federal law mandating paid sick leave from work would be a bad idea.
Johnson & Johnson said that newly formed groups supporting work on its experimental Ebola vaccine would receive $115 million to speed development.
Scientists have developed a glucose monitor that is about as invasive as a rub-on tattoo.
An increasing number of people said they failed to get health insurance last year because they didn't know how to apply.
The number of people financially strapped by medical costs has decreased on the heels of the rollout of key Obamacare programs, a new study finds.
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