Big health insurers are scrambling for mergers and are in a desperate hunt to find partners.
The whirl for a takeover bid went public over the weekend as Anthem Inc. offered to buy Cigna Corp. However, Cigna Corp. did not accept the $54-billion bid from Anthem and came up with several criticisms against the big health insurance company.
Express Scripts Report Says, there is Huge Increase in the Number of Americans, Spending $100,000 on MedicinesSubmitted by Nalin Sahdev on Wed, 05/13/2015 - 11:13
Reportedly, the medical expenses for prescription medicines in the U. S are on the rise. In 2014, the medication cost of more than a half-million patients in the U. S. exceeded $50,000. It was a sixty three percent jump from the previous year. The costs went up as, doctors prescribed costlier and more of specialty drugs for treating diseases like hepatitis C and cancer.
Good News for the Diabetic: FDA Approved Mobile Medical Application for Sharing Real-time Blood Sugar LevelsSubmitted by Jason Ramsey on Sun, 01/25/2015 - 09:10
On Friday, the public health officials reported this season's first case of death related to flu in Napa County.
In the Bay area this is the fifth death that is connected to till now. Last week, the health officials of the county had announced four deaths which took place in San Francisco, Sonoma County and San Mateo County.
Monday marked a special day for the World Trade Center, as it opened for business after thirteen years of the horrific terrorist attack of 9/11. The resurrected building is bigger and better, looking greater than ever.
The executive director of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Patrick Foye, declared "The New York City skyline is whole again."