Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush on Tuesday will lay out proposals to repeal President Barack Obama's health-care law and replace it.» Read More
A strong majority say the Affordable Care Act will play an important role in their vote.
Stock markets are fixated on Fed policy, but two experts believe investors should forget the U.S. central bank for now.
A Scottish nurse who contracted the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone last year is back in hospital for more treatment.
Delhi's dengue outbreak has seen more than 9,000 registered cases and 30 deaths, the highest numbers since 2006, the NYT reports.
Countries that spend much less on health care tend to see better overall health outcomes than the U.S.
CareDx warns it won't be able to sell its transplant rejection test if a proposed Medicare reimbursement cut goes through.
The "hold harmless" provision in the law that addresses cost-of-living adjustments (COLA) for Social Security benefits is to blame.
Drugmaker Roche said its experimental medicine for multiple sclerosis performed better in a late-stage clinical trial than a commonly used therapy.
Childhood obesity is a major epidemic and the government can save billions by helping to fight it in this way, says Curt Ellis.
Oncologists, aware that patients are paying the costs of expensive cancer drugs, are declining to prescribe medicines that have scant or no effect.
Indonesia's president said on Thursday that he had asked Singapore, Russia, Malaysia and Japan for help to put out forest fires.
As a joint federal-state program serving the poor, Medicaid stands on narrower, shakier ground. That's especially true in the GOP presidential race.
Express Scripts, the largest pharmacy benefits manager in the U.S., says it's got a plan to fight drug price increases: Refuse to pay.
Overall, people spent more than two hours on the average doctor's visit, which means they spent two hours not doing work.
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The nation's largest pharmacy benefit manager plans to control costs from new cholesterol drugs through discounts and restricting use.
Three scientists have shared the Nobel Prize for medicine for work on key drugs used to fight parasitic diseases, the FT reports.
U.S. biotech shares extended their downward spiral on Tuesday as concerns about drug pricing continued to plague the sector.
There was a drop in the number of patients seen by doctors, who still had increased payments.
Spark Therapeutics plans to file for U.S. regulatory approval next year for the first gene therapy product on the market in the U.S.
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