Federal legislation that would better protect consumers from unfair medical bills is in the works. In the meantime, these tips can help you today.
A nonpartisan government study says that repealing President Obama's signature health care law would boost the economy even as it increases budget deficits.
CVS Health will buy Target's pharmacy and clinic businesses in a deal that combines resources of two retailers seeking to boost their health care images.
For Americans 30 and under choosing a health care plan -- many for the first time -- there is no shortage of moving parts to consider.
The 50s are a pivotal decade. Be sure to use it to firm up your plans and feather your nest for a fabulous retirement.
Unscrupulous charities, probate courts, home repair scammers, retirement homes, neighbors and even family members are targeting seniors, one expert says.
Consumers who missed the open enrollment deadline and its extensions still have a number of options for limited health insurance coverage.
Without spouses and partners to help, single people need to prepare some documents to improve their estate planning.
Not all these issues affect every retiree, and some are voluntary. But retirement is a different experience from when your parents were your age.
When naming beneficiaries for your life insurance policy, you're likely to pick your spouse and children. But naming a trust instead can have benefits.
Couples with reverse mortgages face huge problems if only one name is on the title, and that person dies. It's the plight of the non-borrowing spouse.
Rather than settling down in traditional assisted living facilities, some boomers turn to shared homes, pocket neighborhoods and co-housing communities.
The FDA is warning companies to stop selling dietary supplements that include a stimulant known as DMBA, the latest in several moves targeting the industry.
A consumer advocacy group has filed a class-action lawsuit against Cigna saying a new policy discriminates against people with HIV and AIDS.
The eyewear market has exploded with new, lower prices and options -- on vision testing, styles and even ways to try on glasses virtually.
The action, made without comment by the justices, means that the Arizona Board of Cosmetology was justified in saying the doctor fish violated state law.
In a victory for business, the EEOC says employers can continue to use financial incentives to nudge staff to participate in workplace wellness programs.
Concierge medicine, also called direct primary care or retainer medicine, charges a fee for increased access to the physician and other services.
Spending on prescription drugs soared last year, driven up in part by a surge from millions of people newly insured under the Affordable Care Act.
Underlining a change across the nation, nearly 9 out of 10 adults now say they have health insurance, according to an extensive poll by Gallup.