When the cash price for a prescription is less than what you would pay using your insurance plan, pharmacists will no longer have to keep that a secret.
Every surface of our body – inside and out – is covered in microorganisms: bacteria, viruses, fungi and many other microscopic life forms.
Did you know you have choices in how you get Medicare hospital, medical, and prescription drug coverage? Open Enrollment is your chance to compare your options.
All cases are among infants and children under age six who all reportedly had symptoms of a respiratory illness in the week prior to developing symptoms of “acute flaccid paralysis.”
A Suboxone black market exists in part because addiction treatment can be hard to find.
Millennials’ preferences for convenience, fast service, connectivity and price transparency — are upending the time-honored model of office-based primary care.
Insurers are shifting the financial risk of costly patients to physician-management companies. giving them more money upfront and control over patient care.
The Trump administration faces mounting pressure from conservative lawmakers and abortion opponents to halt the use of tissue obtained from aborted fetuses.
A 5-state project aims to improve vaccination rates among low-income children and pregnant women, using registries to track the immunization of all residents.
What does that mean for you? It’s your chance to review your coverage and see if you need to make any changes for next year.
Many “Elder Orphans,” seniors without a spouse or children on whom to depend, face aging without anyone to provide needed social, emotional and physical support.
Insurance coverage up, smoking down, but little change in physical activity and obesity levels are among the findings.
The VA is adding naloxone kits to AED cabinets in its buildings across the country, an initiative that could become a model for other health care organizations.
With workers harder to find, employers are hitting pause on a feature of job-based medical insurance much hated by employees: the high-deductible health plan.
Immigrants covered by private health insurance and their employers contributed nearly $25 billion more in premiums in 2014 than was spent on their care.