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Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks during a healthcare rally.

Democrats are embracing a radical change to US healthcare, and it could be the defining political fight for years to come

Democrats are increasingly supporting "Medicare for All" — a single-payer healthcare system championed by Sen. Bernie Sanders and the progressive wing of the party.
Sen. Bernie Sanders and President Donald Trump

Here are some of the biggest arguments against Bernie Sanders’ ‘Medicare for All’ plan, which is gaining popularity among Democrats

While many Republicans, including President Donald Trump have relied on vague scare tactics to push back against new "Medicare for All" proposals, health policy experts say there are some legitimate issues with the idea.

This 3-year-old golden doodle named Professor Bunsen Honeydew has a 9 to 5 job at Mount Sinai’s children’s hospital where he has his very ...

The largest children's hospitals have been creating facility dog programs for the past 10 years, and Kravis was the first hospital in the New York metropolitan area to adopt this.
Sen. Bernie Sanders and President Donald Trump

Trump called ‘Medicare for All’ a ‘catastrophe’ and ‘disaster.’ Here’s what the plan would really do.

President Donald Trump is taking aim at Sen. Bernie Sanders Medicare for All plan, but the idea is growing on the American public. Here's what Medicare for All would actually do for consumers, how much it would cost, and what problems it could face.
Cigna CEO David Cordani speaking at CNBC’s Healthy Returns conference on March 28.

2 massive healthcare deals just got approved by the DOJ — and they will change healthcare as we know it

BI PRIME: Cigna + Express Scripts. Aetna + CVS Health. The mega-deals, once officially closed, will redraw the healthcare industry as we know it,  giving health plans a lot more control over who's paying for prescription drugs.

Democrats just made a play to make their signature healthcare issue stand out on the campaign trail

Democrats are making preexisting conditions protections a key issue in the 2018 midterms. While a vote to shore up those protections failed in the Senate on Wednesday, the vote itself could serve as more fodder for the Democrats.
President Donald Trump at a rally in Southaven, Mississippi.

USA Today responds after being slammed for publishing Trump’s op-ed riddled with inaccuracies

USA Today is facing harsh criticism for publishing a Wednesday op-ed article by President Donald Trump and riddled with inaccuracies in which he attacks Democrats as "radical socialists" and pillories the party's "Medicare-for-All" proposal.

A new startup backed by an anti-aging wunderkind is taking cues from animal hibernation to help humans recover from heart attacks and strokes

Fauna Bio, a new biopharmaceutical startup backed by venture capitalist Laura Deming, is researching hibernating animals to unveil clues about how the human body can protect itself in emergency medical conditions like trauma, heart attack, and stroke.

The startup behind a tool designed to save you a doctor’s visit has partnered with Bill and Melinda Gates

The Ada Health app lets you type in your symptoms and learn what's ailing you, which could save you a trip to the doctor. The platform is launching a new partnership with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Foria CEO Mathew Gerson.

‘Women have been saying it works for 10,000 years’: 400 women will use marijuana-infused inserts in a groundbreaking study from a Harvard ...

Foria, a company that makes marijuana products for women, including suppositories designed to target menstrual cramps that are known as "weed tampons," is about to see how they work in treating the symptoms associated with periods.