President Trump’s vow to overhaul the Food and Drug Administration could bring major changes in policy, including steps to accelerate the process of approving new prescription drugs, setting up a clash with critics who say his push for deregulation might put consumers at risk

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The number of American adults who are using multiple medications and supplements is rising, with potentially dangerous side effects. Here’s how to cut back

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Consumers with iPhones can click to contribute their genetic information to medical studies

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Doctors at the University Hospitals of Cleveland see an immediately recognizable symbol pop up alongside certain drugs when they sign in online these days to prescribe medications for patients: $$$$$

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One of the missions of the 2010 federal health law is to slow the soaring cost of health care. A key strategy for Medicare is encouraging doctors, hospitals and other health care providers to form accountable care organizations (ACOs) to coordinate beneficiaries’ care and provide services more efficiently

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How much would you pay to know your genetic code? Some companies are willing to lose money to find out

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A genomic entrepreneur plans to sell genetic workups for as little as $250. But $25,000 gets you “a physical on steroids.”

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The company that began as a source of genealogical data now hopes to marry that information with DNA data—and sell it for research

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