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Obamacare has jacked up employee health coverage costs, firms surveyed by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York said.
Community Health Systems said a group believed to be operating out of China attacked its hospitals, affecting 4.5 million patients. Re/code reports.
Zafgen CEO Tom Hughes discusses the company's dedication to tackle obesity, with CNBC's Meg Tirrell. Hughes says the new drug works to impact the way the body handles fat.
The WHO urged all countries affected by Ebola to do "exit screening" of individuals at all international airports, seaports and major land crossings.
New reaserch shows how the dangers of a sedementary lifestyle, and why it is that your chair could be killing you.
A top Obamacare official asked her spokeswoman last fall to delete an email from a White House advisor about HealthCare.gov customer service issues.
FedEx was indicted in a U.S. criminal case for conspiracy to launder money over deliveries for illegal online pharmacies.
"Three weeks ago, half the population didn't know what ALS is," ALS Association Development Officer Lance Slaughter tells CNBC. "Now millions of people do."
Ebola outbreaks may become more frequent because of climate change, scientists warn, as the deadly disease ravages West Africa.
Staff with the World Health Organization battling an Ebola outbreak in West Africa see evidence the numbers of reported cases and deaths vastly underestimates the scale of the outbreak.
Wal-Mart Stores earnings are taking a hit as more of its U.S. workers sign up for health-care coverage. Is Obamacare to blame?
The nation's largest employers are projecting health-benefits costs will rise 6.5 percent in 2015, according to a new survey from NBGH.
Reports of Singapore's first case of Ebola have been confirmed as false, the Straits Times reported on Thursday.
The fait accompli attitude of Michael Leavitt, the former GOP governor of Utah, toward Obamacare is drawing criticism from conservatives.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie posted on his Facebook page a video showing two of his kids dumping a bucket of ice water on his head.
Propelled by Facebook and Twitter, the ice bucket challenge has become a viral sensation. Now Biogen executives and CNBC are rising to the challenge.
Canada will donate a small quantity of an experimental Ebola vaccine developed in its government lab to the WHO for use in Africa.
Apple has been discussing how its "HealthKit" service will work with health providers.
The FDA approved the first screening test for colon cancer that uses patients' DNA to help spot potentially deadly tumors and growths.
U.S. Pres. Barack Obama and the FDA have approved to send sample doses of an experimental drug to treat Liberian doctors infected with Ebola.
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