Health

What Would a Subscription Service Mean for Twitter Stock?

A potential subscription service for Twitter won't ever be that popular, and it's already fully priced into TWTR stock.

Teladoc Stock Is a Victim of the Market, Not a Bad Buy

Teladoc stock has the appearance of a no-brainer contrarian opportunity but investors should carefully look at all arguments.

Buffett, Bezos and Dimon Found Their CEO — Now Comes the Hard Part

It is hoped that by using these three companies as guinea pigs, the lessons learned through Dr. Gawande’s initiative could be rolled out to other Americans, ultimately changing the trajectory of America’s healthcare system for the better.

3 Heart Disease Focused Stocks to Buy Ahead of World Heart Day

With World Heart Day coming up, here is a look at some well-positioned stocks including BioTelemetry (BEAT) in this segment of the market.

National Donuts Day 2017: How to Get Free Donuts at Krispy Kreme, Dunkin’ Donuts and More

National Doughnut Day is June 2, with freebies available at Dunkin Brands Group Inc (DNKN), Krispy Kreme Doughnuts (KKD) and other outlets.

BP Benefits Increased to Cover Autism Therapy, Transgender Surgery and More

BP’s new benefits for U.S. employees include additional parental leave, special therapy for autistic children and gender reassignment surgery.

Same-Scoop Ban: Why Ben & Jerry’s Is Refusing to Sell Two Scoops of the Same Flavor

Ice cream maker Ben & Jerry's is fighting for marriage equality in Australia by banning customers from ordering two scoops of the same flavor.

Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc (INO) Spikes on HIV Vaccine Trial Results

Inovia Pharmaceuticals Inc (INO) jumped more than 30% its HIV vaccine showed some of the highest overall rates of immune response ever.

Taco Bell (YUM) Again Readies Taco Give-Away for NBA Road-Team Wins

Taco Bell is offering free tacos in the U.S. if the visiting team wins a game during the NBA Finals next month.

The One-Two Punch of Health Tech Stocks

Health tech is an industry that most investors simply can’t afford to ignore, and it's expected to total $3.8 billion by 2018.

How Much Do Smokers Cost Employers?

Researchers at Ohio State University estimate that smoking employees cost private employers thousands more than nonsmoking employees.

Jamba Juice Offering Free Kids Smoothies on July 27

Jamba Juice will be handing out free smoothies to young children this Saturday, July 27 in order to show their commitment to health.

Skipping Breakfast May Increase Heart Attack Risk

A study conducted by Harvard researchers revealed that men who skip breakfast may be in more danger of getting a heart attack.

5 Foods Diabetics Should NEVER Eat

Everyone knows you have to limit sugar. But these five foods -- all common in a Western diet -- can wreak havoc on your blood sugar.

The Best & Worst Bedtime Snacks

If you’re tossing and turning at night, the answer to your problem might lie not in your bedroom, but in your refrigerator.

Study: This Diet Can Lower Heart Attack Risk

A new study from Spain indicates that those at high risk for heart problems can reduce their risk by adopting the Mediterranean Diet.

Consumer Reports: FDA Should Limit Arsenic in Rice

Consumer Reports has asked the FDA to limit arsenic levels in rice after finding measurable levels of the carcinogen in rice products.

Top 10 U.S. States With the Safest Hospitals

These are the 10 states with the safest hospitals, rated from least to most safe.

2012 Olympics May Spark Measles Outbreak

CDC warns that travelers returning from London could spread infections transatlantic -- and spark a public health crisis.

Big Pharma Might Already Have Sights on Abbott Spinoff

Abbott's Humira is a dollar-printing temptation for several companies, but Pfizer's tofacitinib could change the rheumatoid arthritis drug landscape.