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Amgen posted higher-than-expected profit and said it would cut 12 to 15 percent of its workforce and close two plants.
Pfizer reported higher-than-expected second-quarter earnings, helped by growing sales of its cancer medicines.
Merck reported better-than-expected quarterly results, with sales of newer drugs mostly offsetting declining sales of drugs facing generic competition.
While a big court decision threatens billions in Obamacare subsidies, many people who benefit from that money are unaware they even get it.
A new hepatitis drug could be significant for Arrowhead Research, CEO Chris Anzalone says.
Slower growth in healthcare spending is shoring up the funding outlook for the federal Medicare program that covers hospital bills for the elderly.
Reclassifying roll-you-own tobacco as pipe tobacco and small cigars as large ones saves the tobacco industry billions. NBC News reports.
Americans Dr. Kent Brantly and aid worker Nancy Writebol contracted Ebola while working to fight the disease in Liberia. NBC News reports.
Pfizer's vulnerability to cheap generics and its weak roster of experimental medicines will be on display Tuesday, when the company reports earnings.
Reckitt Benckiser plans to spin off its heroin-addiction treatment in the next 12 months as sales slide under pressure from rival versions.
Hospira could use an acquisition of the Danone business to redomicle its tax headquarters in France in a deal known as a tax inversion.
Additional rules and enforcement from federal agencies have a majority of employers worried about how to run their firms.
Big variations in price from provider to provider could be adding to your bills—even if you're insured.
Surely Congress didn't mean to include a "poison pill" for the Affordable Care Act when it passed it, says law professor Tim Jost.
States might need to spend only hundreds of dollars or less to protect Obamacare subsidies for residents currently enrolled in HealthCare.gov plans.
GlaxoSmithKline faces new corruption allegations in Syria, where it has been accused of paying bribes to secure business.
CRE, one of the worst of the superbugs, is spreading in some hospitals, and there's worry that cases are under-reported.
A Liberian man is being tested for the deadly Ebola virus in Nigeria's commercial capital of Lagos, a megacity of 21 million people.
Health care workers with less than a four-year degree make up 61% of the industry's 12.1 million employees, USA Today reports.
The federal government says 10.3 million adults have become newly insured since the launch of Obamacare last fall.
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