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Smartphones are getting smarter, laptops are becoming more portable, and people who can't put them down are getting treatment at clinics like one opening next week in Pennsylvania.
After two decades of research, a treatment that slows or reverses the progression of Alzheimer's has proved elusive. The aging of the global population makes the need more urgent.
As resources move to other areas, cardiologists fear the battle against heart disease could stall after advances marked by critical drugs to lower cholesterol and blood pressure.
The next time you use your smartphone to inquire health symptoms, there is a chance that information could be passed on to insurance and pharmaceuticals companies. The FT reports.
Some businesses are making a scapegoat of Obamacare, blaming the president's extensive health reform for cuts that hurt workers.
Desperate for rest in a frenzied world, at least 8.6 million Americans take prescription sleeping pills to catch some Zzzs, NBC News reports.
Former Citigroup chief Sandy Weill tells CNBC he and his wife, Joan, are making an additional $100 million donation to Weill Cornell Medical College.
In a CNBC.com editorial, banking legend Sandy Weill and his wife, Joan, say philanthropy is much more than just writing a check.
Scientists have turned human stem cells into pea-sized organs with a neural structure similar to that of a developing embryo.
The booming electronic cigarette market will approach nearly $2 billion by the end of 2013, a top tobacco analyst predicts.
Caution should be used with a number of traditional Chinese medicines because they could contain dangerously high levels of toxins. The Caixin Online reports.
The world's largest retailer's is behind many other large companies on health coverage for domestic partners. Sixty-two percent of the Fortune 500 already offer such benefits.
After news that U.S. missile strikes in Syria could come "as early as Thursday," Cramer suggested some sectors that may help investors protect portfolios amid geopolitical turmoil.
The Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense spent $1.3 billion during the last four years trying to develop a single electronic health-records system.
Amgen has struck a $10 billion-plus deal to buy Onyx Pharmaceuticals, ending a two-month-long auction for the cancer drugmaker.
Continued widespread public ignorance about Obamacare insurance exchanges could hamper enrollment in those exchanges and ultimately jack up premium prices.
Toshiba, KKR and a consortium including Bain Capital are expected to participate in the final round of bids next week for Panasonic's healthcare business, sources said.
Because the surgeries allow people to continue working and earning, they more than offset their average cost, according to a new study.
In announcing a move that will affect about 15,000 employees, United Parcel Service cited costs associated with the federal health care law. The New York Times reports.
Bigger companies expect health-care costs to increase under Obamacare—and most are concerned with getting hit by a tax on pricier plans under the health-reform law, a survey finds.