Increased physical activity could have a huge impact on the global economy, with just 15 minutes more walking per day adding an average of $100 billion annually until 2050, according to new research from RAND and Vitality.

Patients may want to steer clear of healthcare providers that have been accused of fraud and abuse of the Medicare system, according to new research that shows a risk of beneficiary health and longevity among these providers.

Lack of understanding about healthcare insurance is impacting the health of Americans.

Racial bias has been uncovered in health algorithms, negatively affecting black patients, according to new research published in Science.

Between one-third and half of all nurses and doctors in the U.S. are feeling symptoms of burnout.

Cleveland Clinic has released its rankings for the best medical innovations for 2020.

Minnesota is the best place to be a pharmacist in 2019, according to a new ranking from Drug Topics.

Most Americans are worried about the cost of healthcare and confused about a single payer system concept, according to a new survey conducted by non-profit The Physicians Foundation.

Tokyo takes the cake when it comes to overall hospital infrastructure compared to worldwide cities, according to a new ranking that measured the best hospital cities in 2019. In the U.S., Boston is the best hospital city, coming in at No. 2 worldwide.

The Trump administration released the star ratings for Medicare Advantage and Medicare Part D prescription drug plans just before the 2020 open enrollment period.

Nearly 1,300 cases of lung injuries associated with e-cigarette use, or vaping, have been reported in nearly every state in the U.S., while 26 deaths have been reported in 21 states. The epidemic has sparked an investigation from the CDC and many states, and the illness has gained a new name.

A handful of states are contemplating leaving the federal healthcare marketplace in favor of their own state-based marketplace.