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One woman explains how the President-elect's actions on Obamacare could actually threaten her life.
Philip Morris International launched its alternative product IQOS in Britain.
In the likely repeal of the Affordable Care Act, these health-care stocks should perform well, according to some analysts.
Everyone from government to independent foundations are funding microbiome research. Why bacteria's DNA is garnering so much attention.
UnitedHealth said it expected to earn between $9.30 and $9.60 per share in 2017, excluding items.
President-elect Donald Trump will choose Georgia Rep. Tom Price to head the Department of Health and Human Services, a source told NBC News.
Overturning Obamacare without plunging the health system into chaos may be easier said than done.
Health spending on privately insured people rose 4.6 percent, with much of the increase coming from prescription drugs and medical services.
Hospitals that benefited under Obamacare likely will see a reversal of fortune and there are new risks for already struggling insurers.
Juno Therapeutics shares shed 24 percent Wednesday after the biopharmaceutical company announced complications with its Phase II clinical trial of JCAR015.
Solanezumab, an experimental drug from Eli Lilly, failed to slow the loss of cognitive ability in patients with mild Alzheimer's disease.
You might survive going to the emergency room — but the "surprise" bill you get later could be a real killer.
One-third of U.S. adults reported not getting recommended health care and not going to the doctor when sick because of the costs.
The tally represents a slight uptick in health plan selections compared with the same time period last year.
Zika can survive in a highly contagious form outside a host, such as on a table or counter. But common chemicals can kill it.
Chinese scientists are first to inject a person with gene-edited cells using the CRISPR technique. This could be America's biotech Sputnik.
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