Bento Lab lets the average consumer perform genetic experiments on their own.
Having a will is just as important for ordinary folks as it is for multi-millionaires--and failing to organize your estate is a major financial mistake for anyone. CNBC’s Sharon Epperson offers simple steps to help you set up your will.
The pharmacy benefits manager is looking to partner with retail pharmacies that do the best job at keeping diabetes patients healthy.
Sen. Susan Collins, (R-Maine), discusses Valeant's drug pricing practices and why the company was brought before Congress for testimony.
Michael Neidorff, Centene Corp. chairman & CEO, discusses how his company has benefited from Obamacare.
For doctors and nurses in a growing number of hospitals, worrying about security when they input data into computers requires a balancing act.
New York Presbyterian Hospital allowed a crew to film someone who was dying and another person in significant distress.
Large employers are losing $10 billion each year due to the explosion of opioid abuse in the US.
Federal prosecutors are looking into whether the blood-testing start-up misled investors.
The selfie craze is causing a surge in lip surgery as Americans become more aware of their looks.
U.S. regulators are proposing a two-year ban for Theranos founder from operating blood testing labs for at least two years, reports CNBC's Meg Tirrell.
Dr. Alfred Sacchetti, Chief of Emergency Medicine at Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, talks about how data from a patient's Fitbit helped guide ER doctors and save the man's life.
The Napster founder is creating the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy to find ways to attack tumors.
Bill Ackman should have listened!
Dr. Steve Miller, Express Scripts chief Medical Officer says giving Medicare the legal ability to negotiate drug prices is not enough to secure discounts from pharmaceutical companies. Medicare would also need to narrow the list of approved brand-name drugs in order to see real savings, and the he says the best way to do that is in conjunction with private sector pharmacy benefits firms and insurers.
The "Squawk Box" news team and Colin Hill, GNS Healthcare CEO, discuss the move to collect and crunch employee data to identify who is at risk for life-threatening diseases.
Dr. Scott Gottlieb, American Enterprise Institue, discusses the latest battle to fight the Zika virus as the World Health Organization declares a global emergency.
Ex Apple and Pepsi CEO wants to transform the"antiquated" health care industry
Liquid biopsies that show genetic mutations of DNA in a person's blood will dramatically improve early detection of cancers.
Baby boomers are aging, and many will need skilled care, but demand for nursing-home beds is quickly outstripping a dwindling supply.