Governments should tax sugary drinks to fight the global epidemics of obesity and diabetes, the World Health Organization said.

St. Jude Medical Inc. warned that some of its implanted heart devices were at risk of premature battery depletion, a condition it said had been linked to two deaths.

Tesaro Inc. data showed the oral, once-daily PARP inhibitor niraparib could benefit 70% of all ovarian cancer patients who received previous chemo treatments.

A Bay Area hedge fund has filed a lawsuit against embattled Theranos alleging the company duped investors about the efficacy of its products in order to attract investments of nearly $100 million.

The disparity between the large number of women working in healthcare and holding responsibilities over health and wellness decisions compared to the small number of women in leadership roles in healthcare businesses must be remedied.

The Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association every fall hosts at its annual conference hundreds of leaders from each sector of the healthcare industry, including pharma, biotech, medical device, hospital, payers and service companies.

A listing of the top 50 companies ranked by healthcare revenue.

A listing of the top 50 companies ranked by consolidated revenue.

A listing of the top 50 companies ranked by net income.