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GlaxoSmithKline has withdrawn from the race to buy Pfizer's consumer health-care business, the British company said on Friday.
In order for a Democratic candidate to be popular in this year's midterm election, all they have to do is support universal health care, Vox reports.
The proposal to expand short-term health plans would lead to higher costs for consumers with coverage through the Affordable Care Act.
In an effort to address teenage prescription drug abuse, State Attorney General Josh Shapiro is working to put a Prescription Drug Safety Program in Pittsburgh-area high schools at no cost, Pittsburgh Business Times reports.
The US has the highest prices for health care, and it's crushing consumers. Here are 4 reasons behind the soaring costs that insurance companies don't want you to know.
The Obamacare marketplaces aren't slated to open again until November, but signs already point to trouble ahead, says Policy Genius CEO Jennifer Fitzgerald.
The plan was to pool savings and reallocate the money to priority medicines and markets for Britain's biggest drugmaker, according to sources familiar with the matter.
Since President Trump took office, drugmakers have hiked list prices on hundreds of drugs at rates that outpace inflation, Axios reports.
Opioid-dependent people are "individuals who are getting trapped in a cycle of addiction," HHS' Alex Azar argues.
Johnson & Johnson Chief Financial Officer Dominic Caruso plans to retire in September, the company said Tuesday.
The temporary expansion of this deduction means more taxpayers could benefit on their 2017 and 2018 returns.
Saturday Night Live did a skit last year on Amazon partnering with the AARP to create Alexa for elderly people. Turns out the skit may come true.
Scientists are studying what happens to humans in the microgravity of outer space to learn more about aging and other diseases.
The Food and Drug Administration is taking the first step toward implementing a rule about the role flavors, including menthol, play in attracting users to certain tobacco products.
Jim Cramer senses some major market controversy and calls for investors to prepare for the market to hit lower levels.
Jim Cramer sits down with Cigna CEO David Cordani to hear the story behind Cigna buying pharmacy benefits manager Express Scripts.
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