Health Care

Pfizer announced on Tuesday it would postpone drug price hikes after an “extensive” conversation between the company’s CEO and President Donald Trump.

Meg Tirrell reports on Dr. Atul Gawande’s first day as chief executive for Berkshire Hathaway, Amazon and J.P. Morgan’s new health care venture.

Washington has been accused of backing the interests of infant formula-makers over health advice.

Concierge medicine and other fee-based primary care practices make up less than 10 percent of physician practices.

New diet-based approaches to diabetes prevention and treatment include fresh-food prescriptions and ketogenic diets rather than drugs alone. Spending on drugs reached $53 billion last year, with mixed results.

Say hello to the health savings account. It’s your next pot of retirement dollars. How to get the most out of your account.

They plan to open two locations inside Walgreens stores this fall in the Kansas City, Missouri, area with primary care services, pharmacies and other services like a Humana representative to answer seniors’ Medicare questions.

The CDC found more than half of people who committed suicide did not have a known diagnosed mental health condition when they died.

Athenahealth CEO Jonathan Bush will step down, and the company will search for a new leader and explore strategic alternatives, the company said Wednesday.

Drug prices fell more than 5 percent in the first quarter, a new analysis found. But what caused the decrease can actually increase costs for patients.

The legislation allows patients with life-threatening conditions to ask drugmakers for medicines that have cleared some testing but still haven’t been approved by the Food and Drug Administration.

U.S. equities opened little changed on Friday, as Wall Street looked to book a week of solid gains led by energy stocks.

Trump’s American Patients First would lower list prices for prescription drugs and limit regulations.

If you enroll in Medicare without weighing your options, you could end up with unexpected health costs. Here’s how to avoid them.

As allergy season kicks into full swing, Meg Tirrell takes a look at what companies stand to benefit.