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January 08, 2018, Monday | International
The Dow and the Nasdaq still eked out record highs briefly after open
December 06, 2017, Wednesday | International
Acquisition to be US health insurer's second major deal after it bought Surgical Care Affiliates for around $2.3 bn
October 17, 2017, Tuesday | International
It's helped by a rally in shares of UnitedHealth and Johnson & Johnson
October 09, 2012, Tuesday | International
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 26.50 points, or 0.19%, to 13,583.65 at the close
July 22, 2011, Friday | Companies
Express Scripts Inc will buy rival Medco Health Solutions Inc for $29.1 billion in cash and stock to create a powerhouse in managing prescription drug benefits in the United States, the companies said on Thursday.
April 15, 2010, Thursday | Economy & Policy
Harvard Medical School professor Jerry Avorn, a critic of drug industry marketing, hired five faculty members in the past nine months to study whether prescription medicines are as good as advertised.
March 23, 2010, Tuesday | Companies
Drugmakers and health insurers will gain millions of customers under legislation overhauling the US medical system. The industry also will pay new fees to the government, and face stricter rules that may narrow profit margins and fuel mergers.
December 21, 2009, Monday | Companies
UnitedHealth Group Inc, WellPoint Inc and smaller US insurers gained a year under Senate Democrats’ proposed health-care legislation before the start of a tax that industry lobbyists say will drive up premiums.
July 05, 2006, Wednesday | Companies
Branded version of simvastatin to be sold cheaper than generics.