The White House says 20 percent of Americans won't make it through the website to buy health insurance through new exchanges.
Despite grand ambitions, an early start, millions of dollars from the federal government and a tech-savvy population, Oregon's online enrollment system still isn't ready more than a month after it was supposed to go live.
The doctor isn't in, but he can still see you now.
The FDA recently blocked a slew of dangerous cosmetics from being shipped to America - but the only protection against dangerous side effects is yourself.
The nation's first new guidelines in a decade for preventing heart attacks and strokes call for twice as many Americans - one-third of all adults - to consider taking cholesterol-lowering statin drugs.
Oregon has long been a pacesetter in health care, and state officials laid out bold plans to uphold that reputation with a health insurance exchange bigger and better than anyone else's.
Artificial trans fats — widely considered the most dangerous of the so-called bad fats in the American diet — were officially shown the door by the Food and Drug Administration this week, but the truth is most food manufacturers and restaurants started the eviction process years ago.
Health officials have issued an alert after a person in Washington County was diagnosed with measles, which is high contagious.
The health department has determined that a TriMet bus driver does not actually have whooping cough and that the public should not be worried.
Prodded to be more candid with Congress, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said Wednesday the administration's flawed health care website needed a couple of hundred fixes when it went online more than a month ago and conceded, "we're not there yet" in making all needed repairs.
Testosterone treatments may increase risks for heart attacks, strokes and death in older men with low hormone levels and other health problems, a big Veterans Affairs study suggests.
Debating whether to seek a strep test for that sore throat? One day there could be an app for that: Researchers are developing a home scorecard that aims to prevent thousands of unnecessary trips to the doctor for this common complaint.
Do you get a restless sleep? Try following these six steps from KATU Problem Solver Shellie Bailey-Shah to get a better night's sleep.
Little more than a week after millions of consumers received health care cancellation notices, lawmakers in both parties are pushing legislation to redeem President Barack Obama's pledge that anyone liking their coverage will be allowed to keep it under the nation's controversial new law.
A Seattle doctor offers tasty substitutions for your food cravings that will keep you healthy and satisfied.