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A new pilot study suggests that signs of autism symptoms can be erased if babies begin therapy even before they can toddle.
Gilead is already among the 10 best performers in the Nasdaq 100 this year. So can anything slow this behemoth down? If you ask the analysts, it sounds unlikely.
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, stymied in his efforts to expand Medicaid in the state, Monday said he would extend health coverage to 25,000 people.
Joan Rivers was inarguably unique in life—with her lacerating, celebrity-seeking missile of a wit. But here's what makes her unique in court.
There is a worrying lack of new billion-dollar "blockbuster" medicines in the pharma sector.
About 310,000 people could lose HealthCare.gov plans by Sept. 30 if they don't verify they are citizens or legal residents by Friday.
Premiums for benchmark Obamacare plans will drop an average of 0.8 percent in 16 cities, a new study found.
The HealthCare.gov insurance site was breached by a hacker in July, but personal data appears to have remained safe.
U.S. regulators granted accelerated approval to Merck's Keytruda drug, a new type of melanoma treatment for patients with advanced melanoma.
Johnson & Johnson executive Joaquin Duato said the company wants to help save lives by fast tracking its Ebola vaccine.
A appeals court gave the Obama administration a victory Thursday when it vacated a ruling that found subsidies issued via HealthCare.gov are illegal.
An improved economy, aging population and Obamacare will lead to health spending ending a five-year rut and rising in coming years at a higher rate.
Hospitals in states that expanded Medicaid are reaping financial benefits in excess of original estimates, a new report found.
Pennsylvania's Medicaid expansion plan could be changed a bit if Democrat Tom Wolf beats Gov. Tom Corbett this fall.
The nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.
A U.S. appeals court agreed to reconsider a July 22 ruling that poses a major setback to the Obamacare health insurance overhaul.
A "toxic combination" of poor wage growth and higher food prices has led to the return of Victorian-era diseases to the U.K., according to an industry body.
Just as employers replaced pensions with retirement plans, more companies appear to be making a similar cost-sharing shift with health plans.
Wal-Mart may be poised to shake up primary health care by opening in-store branded clinics with care at price that's hard to match.
Senegal became the 5th country to be touched by the world's worst Ebola outbreak on Friday, while riots broke out in neighboring Guinea.
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