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An unconventional but effective treatment against a deadly superbug is raising worries about a possible black market.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports the pharmaceutical company has developed a new drug that significantly improves lung function in the treatment of cystic fibrosis.
ZocDoc is the new king of New York start-ups.
WebMD will launch Healthy Target, a service that collects data from wearables to offer up personalized health content and tips.
Data released shows weaker health care spending in the US.
A possible White House move to bail out insurance companies would be a slip toward government domination of health care, Athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush says.
Nevada's health-care exchange is cutting ties with Xerox and will partner with the federal system for 2015, the Las Vegas Review Journal reported.
U.S. medical firm Allergan rejected the unsolicited takeover offer from Valeant Pharmaceuticals, saying it substantially undervalued the company.
Boston Scientific received a subpoena this week from the Department of Health and Human Services seeking information about its defibrillators.
Johnson & Johnson turned in a solid first quarter Tuesday, topping analysts' profit and revenue estimates and increasing its 2014 earnings forecast by 5 cents a share.
People who already started the process of signing up for insurance under the Affordable Care Act may get a little more time to finish enrolling.
The Cefaly device uses a mild electric current to prevent migraines.
As healthcare reform begins to take shape, venture capitalists see emerging opportunities in digital health start-ups.
Jason Husser, assistant professor of political science at Elon University, tells CNBC's "Cash Flow" that congressional Republicans are too fractious to repeal Obamacare.
Halle Tecco, Founder and CEO of Rock Health, discusses emerging trends in health care in the wake of the Affordable Care Act.
The White House is coming under pressure from some of its closest allies to name a CEO to run its health insurance marketplace.
The vice president of Pornhub.com has offered to help fix glitches plaguing the Obamacare website.
Activist investor Carl Icahn reported a 12.63 stake in medical device maker Hologic, prompting the company to seek protection from a hostile takeover
Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiaries were accused of promoting powerful psychiatric drugs for unapproved uses in children, seniors and disabled patients.
JPMorgan Chase, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and others have launched an investment fund focused on late-stage healthcare technology trials.