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Ian Crozier, who survived Ebola, calls himself a poster child for 'post-Ebola syndrome,' which is also being reported in W. Africa, NYT reports.
A damning 2009 New Yorker article was followed by "unprecedented" savings on Medicare costs in a Texas town.
A development in how patient requests for experimental drugs are handled could be a big step in health care, said a medical director Thursday.
A ferocious winter, delayed spring and climate change have created a "pollen tsunami" in the Northeast, NBC News reports.
Millennials are twice as likely to challenge the cost of their medical care than the general population, and that could have a big impact on your health care.
Diabetics have three times the health costs of non-diabetics, and the cost to treat diabetic kids is rising rapidly.
Managing tight spaces isn't new for dentists, but fitting into a tiny office requires some creativity, and a lot of technology.
Figuring out how much to save for future health-care costs is one of the toughest parts of retirement planning. Here's what you should know.
Johnson & Johnson will become the first pharmaceutical company to formally seek advice from outside medical ethicists on "compassionate use" requests.
Employment health plans were the big engine for covering people after Obamacare launched, with 9.6 million newly insured.
In a world where you can order what you want at a click of a button; shouldn't technology help you watch what you eat?
Unless Europe’s governments take action, it will be dealing with an obesity epidemic of vast proportions by 2030, according to new projections.
Alexion said it would buy Synageva for $8.4 billion to gain access to its experimental early-stage treatment for a rare metabolic disease.
One of the U.K's most prominent fund managers has joined Bill Gates in backing a small biopharmaceutical firm with a bumper $50 million investment.
The U.S. government said health insurers must cover all FDA-approved methods of birth control without co-pays or charges to the patient.
GlaxoSmithKline laid out growth targets for biggest businesses on Wednesday, hoping to convince investors that it would return to long-term growth.
The Obamacare insurance market could become less stable if a program designed to limit insurers' risk isn't fully funded.
That's up more than 10 percent from 2013 and up from $75 billion five years earlier, according to a new report.
Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates believes profits should not always be the sole motivating factor.
Medicare booked more than $384 million in savings from an Obamacare program designed to lower the costs of treating beneficiaries.
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