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Employers around the country say that they will be cutting workers' hours below 30 a week because they can't afford to offer the health insurance mandated by Obamacare.
Taylor Farms, whose bagged salad mixes are suspected of being the source of an outbreak of food poisoning that has made 535 people sick, has halted shipment and production.
Nurse practitioners are girding for the onset of Obamacare reforms, which offer some 32 million Americans new access to health insurance—but no guarantee of access to care.
Nearly a third of New Zealand's adult population is overweight, in an effort to solve the obesity epidemic and combat rising health costs, the country is deporting its fat people.
The pet insurance sector is growing, as pet medical costs rise and more employers offer pet care insurance. Even Wal-Mart has entered the pet health insurance business.
A handful of medical-sharing ministries have obtained an Affordable Care Act exemption. One requires members to pledge their Christian faith and promise not to drink or do drugs.
Bullish option traders are piling into Valeant Pharmaceuticals as its shares reach all-time highs.
The family of Henrietta lacks, whose immortal cells made billions in medical research, won an ethical victory when they were given some power over HeLa cell information.
Chinese scientists have discovered the first case of human-to-human transmission of the H7N9 bird flu.
Chinese authorities have visited a site operated by Danish drugmaker Novo Nordisk, the latest evidence of a widening investigation into Western drugmakers.
A major deal could lead to an ironic outcome: more residents in anti-Obama states enrolling in health insurance exchanges than those in pro-Obama states.
The federal government is taking a big step toward letting eHealthInsurance.com, Getinsured.com and other sites enroll people in many Obamacare exchanges.
With Obamacare looming, businesses may look to offer employees healthy-living incentives and track them, said John Sculley, co-founder of Misfit Wearables and former Apple CEO.
People who choose to undergo plastic surgery are looking to shave many years off their appearance. A new study has found that the number of years is smaller than you'd expect.
With 76 million baby boomers reaching retirement age over the next decade, the need for long-term care services is expected to surge. What to do?
Thinking ahead about long-term care can bring big benefits later as the experience of a retired New Jersey teacher shows.
Gina Martin Adams, Senior Equity Strategist at Wells Fargo Securities, says there's one sector that will be a bright spot in the months to come.
Working more could mean thousands of dollars less for you under a quirk in the new health-care law going into effect this fall.
Ted Cruz has outlined a plan to defund Obamacare going forward, but he needs Republicans to stand up and ban together to vote to withdraw financial support of the health-care law.
Community Health Systems announced it would buy Health Management Associates in a deal valued at approximately $7.6 billion, including about $3.7 billion in debt.
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