A new British medical journal study found a clear rise in mortality rates as the age of the doctors increased, USA Today reports. » Read More
By: Sewell Chan and Mark Scott
Many workers, particularly in Asia, had logged off on Friday before the malicious software began proliferating, The New York Times reports. » Read More
Hospitals across England were forced to turn away patients and cancel appointments after a nationwide 'ransomware' cyber attack crippled computer systems. » Read More
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Department of Veterans Affairs' chief watchdog issued a rare preliminary report Wednesday to alert patients and other members of the public. USAToday reports.
In a medical system often described as dysfunctional, it can be difficult to navigate health care and avoid massive bills, Vox reports.
It may be a decade until an FDA-approved treatment is available to treat Zika. One biotech company has come up with another solution.
Companies around the world are closely following the genetics research begun by Kari Stefansson in Iceland two decades ago.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports on the genetic and genealogical studies happening in Iceland.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell takes a look at why Iceland has become a massive genetic hub.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell provides a look at why the tiny country has become a massive genetic hub.
Iceland is deciphering the genetic codes of its citizens to learn what factors can cause a form of blood cancer.
Hospital stocks were largely trading in red territory on Tuesday, after an upbeat day Monday.
Sheryl Skolnick, Mizuho, discusses why hospitals could suffer with or without the American Health Care Act.
Bill George, Harvard Business School senior fellow and former Medtronic CEO, and Sheryl Skolnick, Mizuho Securities director of U.S. equity research, discuss hospital and health care stocks as the House is set to vote on the American Health Care Act.
A new study finds that poison control centers across the U.S. field 32 calls a day from families with a child who has been exposed to opioids.
The Rolls-Royce SRH will allow children awaiting surgery to drive themselves to the operating theatre to reduce child patient stress.
The GOP plan to overhaul Obamacare could have a dire impact on hospital finances, creating serious concerns about patient safety and health care quality.
The strong backlash from conservative Republicans and medical groups has some investors betting cuts will be rolled back.
Ava is an ovulation tracking bracelet that is worn at night when the woman is sleeping to track her most fertile days.
Ava is an ovulation tracking bracelet worn at night when the woman is sleeping to track her most fertile days.
Recursion Pharmaceuticals is using robots to find treatments for rare diseases like sickle cell anemia and cystic fibrosis.
Obamacare repeal and failed insurance mergers have been dominating health-care headlines, but some surprise stock winners may emerge.
After years of ignoring the dangers of concussions, the NFL and scientific community are doing research to improve diagnosis and treatment.
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