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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.
Healthy young people who don't buy health insurance are called young invincibles, but a report finds 20-somethings are more often priced out than opting out of coverage.
FINRA warned Tuesday that scammers have been targeting investors attempting to tap into the growing U.S. marijuana industry.
A quirk in Obamacare means that some workers and their families may be better off financially if their employers don't offer subsidies for health-insurance premiums.
With six weeks until the launch of open enrollment, Covered California and other Obamacare exchanges say they will be ready, but plans for testing are cutting close to deadlines.
When Johns Hopkins researchers surveyed ER patients who had been drinking, they found that Budweiser was the No. 1 brand consumed, followed by Steel Reserve Malt Liquor.
New research suggests that e-cigarettes might be able to encourage tobacco smokers to reduce their use of traditional cigarettes even when they don't want to quit.
A new Web company is offering to connect inventors of smaller medical devices with people who can give them the cash they need to get off the ground.
Procter & Gamble is recalling nearly 30 types of dry cat and dog food, including Iams and Eukanaba, though no person or animal has been reported sick.
With shares tumbling more than 10% in only a month, what should you do with ImmunoGen?
The expected rise in health costs under Obamacare has small business owners changing the way they operate. Options include staying small, reducing payroll and raising prices.
Traditional tobacco companies need to adapt to the rise of electronic cigarettes - or e-cigarettes - ahead of the product becoming regulated in the U.K., according to an analyst at Berenberg Bank.
Another delay in Obamacare gives critics of the health-reform law more ammunition and will take money of out chronically ill people's pockets.
As the debate rages over who benefits from the Affordable Care Act, one thing is becoming clear: The controversial program is a dream for con artists.
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