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President Barack Obama and then-Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell

Mitch McConnell just hinted Republicans could take another crack at repealing Obamacare if the midterms go his way

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told Reuters on Wednesday that Republicans would look at another attempt to repeal Obamacare if they win enough seats in the 2018 midterms. The GOP tried and failed to repeal and replace Obamacare in 2017.
Sen. Bernie Sanders and President Donald Trump

Here are some of the biggest arguments against Bernie Sanders’ ‘Medicare for All’ plan, which is gaining popularity among Democrats

While many Republicans, including President Donald Trump have relied on vague scare tactics to push back against new "Medicare for All" proposals, health policy experts say there are some legitimate issues with the idea.
Sen. Bernie Sanders and President Donald Trump

Trump called ‘Medicare for All’ a ‘catastrophe’ and ‘disaster.’ Here’s what the plan would really do.

President Donald Trump is taking aim at Sen. Bernie Sanders Medicare for All plan, but the idea is growing on the American public. Here's what Medicare for All would actually do for consumers, how much it would cost, and what problems it could face.

Democrats just made a play to make their signature healthcare issue stand out on the campaign trail

Democrats are making preexisting conditions protections a key issue in the 2018 midterms. While a vote to shore up those protections failed in the Senate on Wednesday, the vote itself could serve as more fodder for the Democrats.
The $10,000 exam includes breakfast, lunch, and a massage.

CEOs, athletes, and celebs are paying $10,000 for this 6-hour physical exam that includes a massage and 2 meals in an ultra-luxurious, spa-like NYC fa...

A New York City medical center offers a "five-star" physical examination in a luxurious, spa-like facility in downtown Manhattan — and it costs $10,000. The six-hour checkup at the 15,000-square-foot center is designed for C-level executives, athletes, and celebrities.
Larry Page, co-founder of Google and CEO of parent company Alphabet

Google is ramping up its plan to put its AI in the hands of doctors

Doctors spend too much time penning patient history and treatment plans but Google hopes AI can take over some of the note-taking chores so physicians can get back to treating patients.

The 35 most expensive reasons you might have to visit a hospital in the US — and how much it costs if you do

Heart diseases account for some of the most expensive health conditions for patients who have to stay in the hospital.
New Zealand and Australia top the list.

Forget Florida, here are the 24 best places to retire around the world

Affordability, healthcare, weather, and happiness are all factors to consider in a place to retire.

If CVS can pull this off, it’ll change what millions of Americans do when they get sick

OPINION: CVS' deal to acquire the health insurer Aetna could change healthcare in ways Americans will actually feel.

DIGITAL HEALTH BRIEFING: Amazon to enter major healthcare partnership — Apple Watch aids in treating depression — IBM Watson shows it...

A new partnership between Amazon and Cerner will help the e-commerce giant establish a foothold in healthcare cloud services.