Health Care


Repealing Obamacare would provide a tax cut averaging $7 million for the 400 highest-earning taxpayers, according to a new study.


Competition is expected to cut a product’s price, but that hasn’t been the case for naloxone, a drug that reverses opioid overdoses.


The Obama administration starkly warned Republicans against a “repeal-and-delay” strategy on Obamacare.


Congress is moving to get rid of the Affordable Care Act, but hasn’t yet proposed a firm replacement for the health-care law.


The Republicans need to enact a replacement plan by the end of this year to ensure a clear transition, S&P’s Deep Banerjee says.


The tally is about 200,000 more than had signed up on the marketplace at this time last year.


Most retirees depend on Medicare, but it’s not a one-stop program, and it requires a lot of research. Here’s what you need to know.


After decades of victories in the battle against heart disease, health experts are now facing a stark truth: Progress has stalled.


Why visionaries Mazen and Jill Kamen believe their new foundation will finally fuel the cure for the deadliest childhood cancer in the US.


Nine states saw 10 to 13 percentage-point reductions in their adult uninsured rate from 2013 to 2015, according to the Commonwealth Fund.


Two senators are questioning a surge in price of a key drug made by Pfizer used to treat opioid overdoses.


By 2019, the number of people without insurance would be nearly 59 million, with an uninsured rate of 21 percent, a new analysis says.


Time is running out if you’re in search of retiree health-care and prescription drug coverage for next year.


Researchers have found a functional link between gut bacteria and Parkinson’s disease.


Overturning Obamacare, without plunging the health system into chaos may be easier said than done.