Healthcare

High-Sodium Meds Pose Several Health Risks

British researchers who tracked more than a million U.K. patients say that drugs with high sodium levels are associated with severe complications. More 

Ask Louis: What Is Your Favorite Sector Right Now?

I'm always asked what sector I'm bullish on right now, and today I'd have to say the answer is healthcare, biotech, and pharmaceuticals. Here's why. More 

Republican Senators Release DC Health Care Exchange Numbers

Two Republican Senators released data showing only five people in Washington D.C. have registered for health insurance through HealthCare.gov. More 

3 Huge Healthcare Trends Can Fatten Your Portfolio

Healthcare concerns in the U.S. are being addressed by companies in the industry. These 3 issues can lead investors to stock opportunities More 

Obama Plans ‘Tech Surge’ To Fix Health Care Web Woes

Several tech companies, including Google, Red Hat, and Oracle, are lending their expertise to help get HealthCare.gov up and running. More 

White House Granting Extension on Obamacare Sign-Up

The White House is granting a six-week extension to Americans to sign up for health insurance without penalties for 2014. More 

Builders of Glitchy Healthcare.Gov Site Blame Obama Administration

Contractors who created the government's health insurance exchange website say the administration is partly responsible for any problems. More 

Flu Season Is Coming — And These Companies Are Ready

Flu season is slowly getting started -- bad news for us, but welcome news for companies that benefit from flu sufferers' ills. Here's a look at some of them. More 

Top Republican Calls For Replacing Obamacare With Obamacare

Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) has been tweeting about his replacement program for the Affordable Care Act...which isn't all that different. More 

Medical Device Companies Still Have Upside, New Tax or Not

By Dan Burrows -- A sales tax on medical devices under Obamacare has spooked investors in medical device companies, but behemoths like Medtronic and Stryker will shrug it off. More