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CNBC.com's health care reporter Dan Mangan provides insight to a potential tax surprise for some recipients of Obamacare.
Roche's deal for InterMune is one of the few this year that returns to the traditional model of big pharma buying smaller biotech.
Medicare’s five-year-old rating system to help families select nursing homes relies on unverified, incomplete and often misleading data. The NYT reports.
Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.
Biotech firm Roche announced plans Sunday to buy InterMune for $8.3 billion on a fully diluted basis in an all-cash transaction.
Japan could offer an unapproved drug under certain circumstances to help treat the deadly Ebola virus, the country's top government spokesman said.
If your income for 2014 is higher than you estimated, complex connections between the health law and taxes can reduce or eliminate your tax refund next year.
The first British citizen confirmed to be infected with the deadly Ebola disease is being evacuated from Sierra Leone.
The government issued a new rule and suggested another one Friday to address objections to the Obamacare contraception mandate.
Walgreen pharmacies are back online after earlier reporting that many stores couldn't fill prescriptions due to a database failure, Dow Jones said.
Dr. Kent Brantly's release came two days after a second U.S. missionary, Nancy Writebol, was quietly allowed to leave Emory University Hospital.
A Boston judge rejected a hospital chain's bid to force The Boston Globe to disclose medical records that a patient shared for an upcoming story.
State Department lawyers banned American ambassadors and other officers from the Ice Bucket Challenge, which benefits Lou Gehrig's disease patients.
More than 600 people traveled to Switzerland to die between 2008 and 2012, and the numbers doubled over those years, researchers reported.
The FBI has warned that health care industry companies are being targeted by hackers.
Consumer Reports warned that pregnant women should avoid fresh fish with the highest mercury, including canned tuna.
Obamacare's Cadillac tax doesn't kick in until 2018, but companies are worrying about it and preparing for it now.
Despite the fact that more than a third of U.S. adults are obese, it's been an uphill battle for developers of obesity treatments.
Four officials at a California slaughterhouse allegedly slaughtered diseased cows while inspectors were on lunch breaks and distributed the beef.
Obamacare has jacked up employee health coverage costs, firms surveyed by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York said.