Cases of measles are still rising among the unvaccinated, whom officials warn will almost certainly be infected if they are exposed to the disease.» Read More
Sign-ups for Obamacare plans are well on track to beat official estimates for the end of the year, with more than two weeks of enrollment left.
Precision medicine takes genetic mapping to the next level. And it just got a huge boost from President Obama.
The Obama administration approved Indiana's plan to provide Medicaid benefits to nearly all poor adults, with some cost-sharing features.
Bristol-Myers Squibb reported higher-than-expected earnings, helped by strong sales of its hepatitis C drugs and its Eliquis blood clot preventer.
Novartis forecast sales and profits to grow at a faster pace this year driven by recent drug successes and its portfolio overhaul.
Pfizer reported stronger-than-expected quarterly results as sales of vaccines and cancer drugs increased.
Canadian health authorities say they have diagnosed the first case of bird flu in a British Columbia woman who recently returned from China.
Obamacare has been a huge help in getting more Americans mental-health coverage, says the CEO and chairman of hospital chain UHS.
The Obama administration said more Medicare payments will be linked to the value given patients, as opposed to a fee for services.
All but one of the Obamacare insurance co-ops are losing money, and one in the Midwest is set to be put out of business.
The Supreme Court sided with a company that amended a collective bargaining agreement to force retirees to pay toward health care costs.
The Obama administration may need to make still more changes to protect consumer privacy on the government's health insurance website.
The ability to unfold a protein and return it to its original state could save money in everything from cancer research to food production.
Progress in halting the spread of Ebola in Africa will depend on mobilizing funding and aid workers before the rainy season hits in April-May.
Health care utilization is not dropping, but shifting toward a great focus on outpatient care, Bernard Tyson told CNBC.
Obamacare customers who are white, live in the South and have modest incomes would be the big losers if the Supreme Court kills HealthCare.gov subsidies.
A clinical trial of two experimental Ebola vaccines is expected to start in Liberia in the next couple of weeks, the NIH said.
A large minority of insured people don't know what's covered by their health plans, and many skip doctors visits because of cost concerns, a study finds.
Smoking costs the average smoker at least $1.1 million over a lifetime, according to a new analysis, as reported by the Detroit Free Press.
Total enrollment for 2015 now exceeds 7 million on the federal Obamacare exchange.
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