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The sheer volume and pace of biotech offerings are causing some to question whether the sector is nearing the end of its years of buoyancy.
Measles is not a disease you should fool with, warned Vanderbilt University's Dr. William Schaffner.
Researchers found that feeding a group of children a form of beneficial bacteria helped them overcome a potentially fatal food allergy.
A top California insurer and health-care system operator is calling members who haven't vaccinated their kids for measles to urge them to do so.
The level of private-sector workers with job-based health care fell faster before Obamacare launched, but 11 million uninsured got covered afterward.
Health officials in Arizona, host of Sunday's Super Bowl, have asked people who may have been exposed to measles to isolate themselves, a newspaper says.
The heads of research at several large drugmakers have received mysterious invitations to the White House for a meeting Friday morning.
Cases of measles are still rising among the unvaccinated, whom officials warn will almost certainly be infected if they are exposed to the disease.
Obama administration officials have partnered with large tax preparers and nonprofits to educate people about the tax effects of Obamacare.
Most Americans want a fix put in place if the Supreme Court invalidates financial aid to HealthCare.gov customers, a Kaiser poll finds.
How much would you pay for a drug that could prolong your life? £1 million? Try 10 times that amount.
Sign-ups for Obamacare plans are well on track to beat official estimates for the end of the year, with more than two weeks of enrollment left.
Precision medicine takes genetic mapping to the next level. And it just got a huge boost from President Obama.
The Obama administration approved Indiana's plan to provide Medicaid benefits to nearly all poor adults, with some cost-sharing features.
Bristol-Myers Squibb reported higher-than-expected earnings, helped by strong sales of its hepatitis C drugs and its Eliquis blood clot preventer.
Novartis forecast sales and profits to grow at a faster pace this year driven by recent drug successes and its portfolio overhaul.
Pfizer reported stronger-than-expected quarterly results as sales of vaccines and cancer drugs increased.
Obamacare has been a huge help in getting more Americans mental-health coverage, says the CEO and chairman of hospital chain UHS.
The Obama administration said more Medicare payments will be linked to the value given patients, as opposed to a fee for services.
All but one of the Obamacare insurance co-ops are losing money, and one in the Midwest is set to be put out of business.
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