Health Insurance Companies Offering Rewards For Reaching Fitness GoalsA growing number of health insurance companies are offering rewards for staying active, by connecting to activity trackers such as Apple Watch, FitBit, and Garmin devices.
Aetna Temporarily Covers Expensive Drugs For Girl With Rare CancerThere was a small victory Thursday for the family of a seven-year-old girl from Victoria who is fighting a rare form of cancer.
Report: UnitedHealth Approaches Aetna For Merger DealMinnetonka-based UnitedHealth Group has reportedly approached rival Aetna with a possible merger deal. The takeover deal is valued somewhere around $40 billion, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.
Good Question: Why Do Companies Give Raises?On Thursday, Walmart announced it's giving raises to 500,000 of its lowest-paid workers. Starting in April, employees will make $9 per hour, which is $1.75 more per hour than the federal minimum wage.