Medicare booked more than $384 million in savings from an Obamacare program designed to lower the costs of treating beneficiaries.» Read More
Biotechs and small caps are the top performers on Wall Street, with the health-care subsector up about 8 percent for the week.
The IRS announced that some Obamacare customers who received an incorrect form won't have to face amended returns.
A Biogen Alzheimer's drug showed a significant slowing of the disease's hallmark cognitive declines.
Biologists called for a ban of a new genome-editing technique in a way that the DNA can be inherited, The New York Times reports.
Scientists have found a way to create mutant organisms more reliably using a recently developed gene-editing technique, NBC reports.
Want to know how many calories are in your shot of Johnnie Walker or your pint of Guinness? You're about to find out.
Federal authorities spent just $1 in probes for every $7.70 they recovered from health-care fraudsters, who remain a persistent, pricy problem.
As Biogen Idec gets set to reveal new data on its Alzheimer's drug, BIIB037, investors should be prepared for a big move either way.
What happens when a city tries to restrict fast food openings in poorer areas in hopes of reducing obesity?
A Kaiser poll says nearly half of Americans don't know they now have to declare on their tax returns whether they have health insurance.
Countries facing potentially pricey legal challenges from big tobacco firms are to get help from a fund created by Bill Gates and Michael Bloomberg.
Medical marijuana sales growth in Colorado has dipped since recreational pot has been legalized in the state.
Blue Shield of California could pay tens of millions of dollars to the state in taxes after being stripped of tax-exempt status.
Just 7 years ago, concussion talk was taboo in NFL locker rooms. But now, the NFL is getting real about it, says former NFL star Jack Brewer.
Pending decisions by the Supreme Court and Congress threaten, at worst, to result in 3.3 million extra kids lacking health insurance.
Data from Sikka Software show that emergency visits to the dentist go up 64 percent on March 18.
A slew of younger NFL players have retired this off-season, and that trend should continue, a former player said.
San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland told ESPN that he is retiring following his standout rookie season because of concerns about head trauma.
From vaccines to genetically-modified foods, the scientific community is often stuck playing defense. When did science become a dirty word?
An executive at Vodafone talks to CNBC about the drivers behind the mobile giant's radical new global maternity leave policy.
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