GSK said sales rose five percent in the fourth quarter of last year, narrowly beating expectations and indicating that the U.K. pharmaceutical giant's fortunes may be picking up.
Antibiotics potentially harmful to humans are used in animals, and the FDA knows about it, says an environmental group.
An increase in cases of the potentially fatal airborne illness has sounded alarm bells and calls for a vaccine.
The U.S.'s entire healthcare system needs to change, said Stefano Pessina, the non-executive director of Walgreens.
Bank of America, the Gates Foundation and others will donate money to (RED) for every download of a U2 song during the Super Bowl halftime show.
Target said it will stop offering health coverage to part-time workers, citing new public insurance exchanges floated by the U.S. government.
To stop overusing antibiotics in animals, an economist has proposed a fee for using the drugs. But the farm community is pushing back.
Young adults are only 24 percent of enrollment, the administration said in its first signup figures broken down for age, gender and other details.
Dr. William Schaffner of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, provides insight on a very resistant bacteria that affects patients mostly in hospitals. CNBC contributor Barbara Ryan, weighs in on the challenges facing the pharmaceutical companies.
In late February, around 480 miles off the coast of Florida, the Cayman Islands will get ready to cater for a new kind of visitor.
One of the most common types of knee surgery performed in the US is no more effective than fake surgery, according to a new study.
As a key enrollment deadline hits Monday, many people without health insurance are picking the cheapest one.
The announcement that GSK will stop paying doctors and remove sales incentives is a sea-change in an industry struggling with faltering sales.
The Obama administration will push back the open enrollment season for Obamacare in 2015 by a month to give insurers time to determine rates.
Many of a whistleblower's complaints about the G.V. Montgomery VA Medical Center in Jackson, Miss., have been substantiated by the federal Office of Special Counsel.
Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiaries were accused of promoting powerful psychiatric drugs for unapproved uses in children, seniors and disabled patients.
A young freelancer tells CNBC about her realization that Obamacare will actually increase her health-care costs.
Stryker CEO Kevin Lobo says his company is in "great shape," and discusses the gradual increase in people electing to have surgery. He also addresses the hit from recall costs.
Cleveland Clinic CEO Toby Cosgrove wouldn't blame job cuts on Obamacare directly but said uncertainty surrounding the law is creating anxiety.
Forward-thinking minds in science and tech are taking the integration of high-tech device and human body further than ever. Much further.