Sanford Health and UnityPoint Health call off $11 billion merger

The CEO of Souix Falls, S.D.-based Sanford said he was disappointed that the UnityPoint board failed to embrace the vision for a new health system of national prominence.

Cerner lays off 130 more employees in cost-cutting drive

Cerner Corp. has gone through its second round of layoffs since September as it tries to cut costs and boost operating margins.

Facing ‘Certain Death,’ Boy With Vaping Injury Gets Double Lung Transplant

The surgery on the 17-year-old was the first transplant reported in the recent nationwide outbreak of vaping-related lung injuries.

Another Reason to Take Your Blood Pressure Drugs: Lower Dementia Risk

Keeping blood pressure in check may lower the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.

Low-dose CT increasingly used to identify lung cancer early

Healthcare organizations are increasing their use of imaging technology to detect lung cancer in earlier, more treatable, stages of the disease.