The White House called for further review from the scientific community on human genome editing in a note issued Tuesday.» Read More
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There is a worrying lack of new billion-dollar "blockbuster" medicines in the pharma sector.
About 310,000 people could lose HealthCare.gov plans by Sept. 30 if they don't verify they are citizens or legal residents by Friday.
Premiums for benchmark Obamacare plans will drop an average of 0.8 percent in 16 cities, a new study found.
The HealthCare.gov insurance site was breached by a hacker in July, but personal data appears to have remained safe.
U.S. regulators granted accelerated approval to Merck's Keytruda drug, a new type of melanoma treatment for patients with advanced melanoma.
Johnson & Johnson executive Joaquin Duato said the company wants to help save lives by fast tracking its Ebola vaccine.
A appeals court gave the Obama administration a victory Thursday when it vacated a ruling that found subsidies issued via HealthCare.gov are illegal.
An improved economy, aging population and Obamacare will lead to health spending ending a five-year rut and rising in coming years at a higher rate.
Hospitals in states that expanded Medicaid are reaping financial benefits in excess of original estimates, a new report found.
Pennsylvania's Medicaid expansion plan could be changed a bit if Democrat Tom Wolf beats Gov. Tom Corbett this fall.
The nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.
A U.S. appeals court agreed to reconsider a July 22 ruling that poses a major setback to the Obamacare health insurance overhaul.
A "toxic combination" of poor wage growth and higher food prices has led to the return of Victorian-era diseases to the U.K., according to an industry body.
Just as employers replaced pensions with retirement plans, more companies appear to be making a similar cost-sharing shift with health plans.
Wal-Mart may be poised to shake up primary health care by opening in-store branded clinics with care at price that's hard to match.
Senegal became the 5th country to be touched by the world's worst Ebola outbreak on Friday, while riots broke out in neighboring Guinea.
Pennsylvania will expand Medicaid benefits to nearly all poor adults in 2015, joining 26 other states and DC in that Obamacare effort.
The Ebola epidemic in West Africa could infect 20,000 people, warning that an international effort costing almost half a billion dollars is needed.
The trials will start at the NIH in Maryland. A vaccine is "the first step in a long process" to control Ebola, Dr. Anthony Fauci says. NBC reports.
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