Smartphone Health: Apple Releases Software For Medical AppsApple is edging its way a little further into health care with the release of new iPhone apps that patients can use to manage their own medical conditions — from diabetes to pregnancy and even depression.
Significant Premium Hikes Expected Under Obama Health LawInsurers say the law's coverage has been a financial drain for many of them, and they're setting the stage for hikes that in some cases could reach well into the double digits.
Medicare's 'Innovation Center' Rebalancing Quality And CostThey work for the government and even their closest relatives have no idea what they do. It's not because they're spies or nuclear scientists, but because their jobs are so arcane: trying to reinvent Medicare to improve it, and maybe save taxpayers money.
Long A Niche, Street Medicine For Homeless Heads MainstreamThey're house calls without the house. North Texas healthcare workers are among those practicing "street medicine," a tiny health care niche that advocates predict will become more mainstream as hospitals and health care systems seek to cut costs.
Dallas Doctor Could Face 70 Years In Jail For Billing ScamAn anesthesiologist from Dallas faces up to 70 years in prison for a $10 million healthcare billing scam and procedures which he did not perform. Dr. Richard Toussaint Jr. was convicted on Thursday night.
Two North Texas Men Charged In $65M Military Health Care Fraud SchemeTwo North Texas men have been indicted and arrested for a huge scheme to defraud the military healthcare system.
President Obama Sends Congress Record $4.1 Trillion 2017 Spending PlanPresident Barack Obama is sending Congress his eighth and final budget, proposing to spend a record $4.1 trillion on a number of initiatives.
Crunch Time Again For Health Law; Tuesday Sign-Up DeadlineRising premiums and shaken faith among insurers have cast a cloud over sign-up season for President Barack Obama's health care law, and now it's crunch time again. Tuesday is the deadline for millions of uninsured to sign up in time for coverage to begin on January 1.
Families Join Healthcare Workers To Celebrate World Prematurity DayA reunion celebrating life was held at Methodist Richardson Medical Center on Tuesday to coincide with World Prematurity Day.
Carson Often Deviates From GOP Healthcare ThoughtBen Carson lambastes 'Obamacare' as much as the next Republican presidential candidate, but the neurosurgeon-turned-politician has a history of healthcare ideas that puts him outside mainstream conservative thought on the issue.
Clinton Goes After Sanders On Taxes & HealthcareFresh from the second Democratic presidential debate, Hillary Clinton suggested Sunday that Bernie Sanders would raise middle-class taxes and "scrap" President Obama's health care law.
Pfizer, Allergan In Deal Talks To Create Drug GiantPfizer and Botox maker Allergan are discussing a potential deal that could be the biggest of 2015, a year marked by a rapid-fire pace of megadeals, particularly in health care.