Feb 8, 2012 Starting this fall, hospitals that readmit the same patients over and over in a short period of time will be fined. That has medical providers looking for better ways to keep people healthy when they're off hospital grounds.
Jan 27, 2012 The health insurer WellPoint today announced a plan to pay primary care doctors as much as 10 percent more, with the hope of reducing the overall cost of health care.
Jan 26, 2012 The former head of the company PIP has been arrested for creating breast implants out of non-medical grade silicone.
Jan 26, 2012 France, where today authorities arrested the founder of a company that sold faulty breast implants to women all over the world.
Jan 26, 2012 Congress is still allowing French fries and pizza to count as vegetables, but what else is about to change on school lunch trays across America?
Jan 25, 2012 Fruits, vegetables and whole grains to replace high-fat, sodium-heavy menu items for American school kids.
Jan 13, 2012 The unmasking of fraud by a leading researcher on the health benefits of wine has called into question the entire body of knowledge about the fermented grape.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 10, 2012 WebMD’s chief executive resigns as the once-profitable medical reference website sees advertising revenue decline.