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AMA study says competition among health insurers is shrinking

A single health insurance company dominates the commercial insurance market in more than 4 in 10 of the nation's metropolitan areas, according to an...

This lab-on-a-chip is bringing point-of-care diagnostics to smartphones

A new diagnostic platform that works using a smartphone is making point-of-care diagnostics easier for infectious diseases. Researchers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign...

Sound Waves Sort Cells for Diagnostics, Cell-Based Therapies

Researchers at the Singapore University of Technology and Design have developed a microfluidic device that can isolate cells from complex biological samples using sound...

Machines getting better healthcare than humans by 2020

A new study from Vanson Bourne, sponsored by ServiceMax, from GE Digital, has found that 75% of IT and field service leaders believe that...

Findings suggest e-cigarettes may be just as bad as traditional cigarettes

E-cigarettes appear to trigger unique immune responses as well as the same ones that cigarettes trigger that can lead to lung disease, according to...

Ochsner Health System Uses Tech for Real-Time Care

Louisiana's Ochsner Health System is trying to "disrupt" health care, says Chief Clinical Transformation Officer Dr. Richard Milani. And disruption, as it turns out, is...

A Silent Epidemic of Cancer Is Spreading Among Men

Jason Mendelsohn had been married for close to 20 years and was happily raising three kids when he noticed the painless lump on his...

Draft Of Health Care Bill Addresses Trump Concerns About ‘Bailouts’ For Insurers

A proposal in the Senate to help stabilize Affordable Care Act marketplaces would ensure that subsidies paid to insurance companies benefit consumers rather than...

Health-care workers in short supply, forcing employers to chase talent with sweeter rewards

As Americans are living longer, demand for home health care workers is growing, and for home care firms, Right At Home, so is the...

Diabetes Medication Could Be Available in Pill Form

A new study found that an injectable diabetes medication may also be able to lower blood sugar and promote weight loss when taken orally. According...