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Washington

How Do You Know If You Have Zika?

The Zika virus has yet to be transmitted by mosquitoes on U.S. soil.

But there's a strong argument that could happen soon.

And due to a neglectful media, many Americans don't know even the basics about the virus, like how it's contracted.

Check out this report to learn how to know if you have Zika...

Washington

Biggest Healthcare Fraud Scheme in U.S. History Just Caught by DOJ

Yesterday, news broke of the biggest healthcare fraud scheme takedown in U.S. history.

Here's a look at how much in taxpayer dollars the scammers managed to steal...

Washington

The Deceptive Way Health Insurance CEOs Are Using Obamacare to Make Millions

Obamacare is reportedly costing health insurance companies millions of dollars in losses, but there's something really strange that's going on.

You see, compensation for health insurance CEOs is actually at an all-time high.

So if these companies are losing money, how are they able to reward these executives so handsomely? Well, Obamacare may not be as bad for health insurance companies as they want you to believe...

Washington

Is Obamacare Increasing Painkiller Addiction?

Because of an Obamacare policy, more and more doctors are feeling pressured into prescribing habit-forming painkillers to their patients.

In fact, 48% of doctors admitted in a 2014 survey that they felt pressured into prescribing inappropriate pain medications.

With nearly 19,000 deaths caused in 2014 because of prescription pain relievers, you will be truly shocked at how the Affordable Care Act may be contributing to a dangerous epidemic...

Election

How the Bernie Sanders Healthcare Plan Would Bankrupt America

The amazing deal promised by the Bernie Sanders healthcare plan – everybody gets everything covered while saving thousands of dollars a year – is a classic pie-in-the-sky campaign promise.

Tantalizing, but utterly unrealistic and far beyond the nation's means.

According to several experts, the Bernie Sanders healthcare plan, which he's dubbed "Medicare for All," would have costs the Vermont senator isn't talking about.

Here's why the Bernie Sanders healthcare plan is not the panacea he's selling on the campaign trail...

Stocks

Finding Investment Opportunity in the Zika Virus Outbreak

On Feb. 1, I got an alert on my computer screen saying that the WHO is calling the Zika virus outbreak a global emergency.

This kind of notice is what newspaper editors refer to as a "call to action."

Today I'm going to show you exactly what that means for investors, who just got a major opportunity from this development. Of all the medical stocks to buy now, this one company just became a must-own...

Biotechnology

Hot Tech Startup Raises $12 Million to Transform Healthcare

A hot new tech startup, AiCure, is trying to close the healthcare industry’s $378 billion annual gap.

Its goal involves the use of an app and artificial intelligence.

As well as users' diligence in taking selfies...

market crash

5 Notorious Public Health Scares That Caused Share Price Crashes

When a company's share price crashes in the wake of a public health scare, it can take a long time for the business to rebuild a reputation seemingly wiped out overnight.

Case in point: Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. It was brought to the public's attention last Friday that the restaurant chain was linked to an E. coli outbreak in the Pacific Northwest.

But Chipotle's debacle is a cake walk compared to these five notorious public health scares and the share price drops that followed them...

Top News

Three Healthcare Stocks to Lowball Before the Obamacare "Nightmare" Event

Few investors realize it, but we are on the precipice of an Obamacare "nightmare" event.

According to Money Morning's Chief Investment Strategist Keith Fitz-Gerald, this event could throw 1/6 of the world's economy into chaos.

But for savvy investors, this event doesn't have to be a nightmare. In fact, Fitz-Gerald is recommending three healthcare stocks that could return big profits.

Healthcare stock

Get Your Tactics Ready to Profit from This Supreme Healthcare Industry Event

Love it or hate it, the Affordable Care Act is one of the single-biggest wealth creation opportunities for the healthcare industry.

And the biggest profits will belong – like they always do – to those who make a "smart entry."

Here's how to play the sector by taking advantage of three distinct weak points, each one of them outlined here...