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Aug 12, 2020, 13:23 ET Dr. Robert Redfield Interviewed on WebMD

Dr. Robert Redfield, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), appeared on WebMD, the world's leading source for trustworthy...


Jul 15, 2020, 09:10 ET Dr. Anthony Fauci To Appear On WebMD

Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases, is scheduled to appear on WebMD, the world's leading...


Apr 14, 2020, 06:00 ET WebMD Launches Covid-19 Symptom Checker

WebMD has launched a new Covid-19 Symptom Checker to give consumers who are concerned they may have the virus practical next steps based on their...


Feb 25, 2020, 06:00 ET WebMD Announces 2020 Health Heroes

WebMD today announced the winners of the 2020 WebMD Health Hero Awards, which this year celebrate the accomplishments and contributions of...


Jan 14, 2020, 06:05 ET WebMD Launches WebMD Care, Connecting Consumers to Health Care Professionals

WebMD today announced the launch of WebMD Care https://doctor.webmd.com/, a new service that furthers a strategic shift from health information...


Dec 12, 2019, 06:00 ET A New Report from HealthyWomen and WebMD Finds Women Don't Discuss Health Concerns As They Age

Menopause and the years preceding it have a significant impact on the health and well-being of a majority of women, but more than one-third never...


Jul 11, 2019, 06:30 ET New WebMD Report: Grief is Universal, Yet Responses from Others Often Unhelpful;

A new report from WebMD finds that while grief is nearly universal, most people feel rushed to "get over it," and find social media posts about their ...


Jan 16, 2019, 17:06 ET WebMD Health Hero Awards Honor Researchers, Caregivers and Advocates Transforming the Impact of Cancer

WebMD celebrated the accomplishments and contributions of researchers, health care professionals and advocates who are helping to transform the...


Jul 25, 2018, 06:00 ET John Whyte, MD, to Join WebMD as Chief Medical Officer

WebMD, an Internet Brands company, today announced that John Whyte, MD, MPH, will join WebMD as Chief Medical Officer. Most recently Director of...


Nov 07, 2017, 07:05 ET WebMD Announces 2017 Health Hero Awards Recipients

WebMD, the leading source of health information, today announced the winners of its 2017 Health Hero Awards. In its eleventh year, the awards honor...


Oct 18, 2017, 06:01 ET Patient Prejudice: New Survey Finds Bias Toward Doctors, Nurses

A majority of doctors (59%) say they confront bias from patients, including offensive remarks about gender, age, race and ethnicity, according to a...


Jan 05, 2016, 08:05 ET Patients and Healthcare Professionals Concerned About Prescription Opioid Misuse and Addiction, but Survey Reveals Knowledge Gap on Minimizing Risks & Misuse

WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD), the leading source of health information, today announced the results of a new survey showing that consumers and...


Dec 22, 2015, 08:05 ET WebMD Predicts Cold and Flu Symptoms to Peak Early in the New Year

WebMD (NASDAQ: WBMD), the leading source of health information, predicts the 2015-2016 cold and flu season will peak during the first week of the New ...


Nov 06, 2015, 12:49 ET Robin Roberts, Seth Rogen, Amos Lee, Fran Drescher and Others Join WebMD in Celebrating 2015 Health Heroes

Last night, WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD), the leading source of health information, honored its 2015 Health Hero award winners who were...


Oct 27, 2015, 09:05 ET WebMD Announces 2015 Health Hero Award Winners And Star-Studded Lineup For Awards Gala

WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD), the leading source of health information, today announced the winners of its 2015 WebMD Health Hero Awards,...


May 11, 2015, 07:05 ET WebMD Magazine Celebrates a Decade of Health and Wellness in 10th Anniversary Issue

WebMD is celebrating the 10th anniversary of WebMD Magazine with the release of a special issue featuring a cover-story interview with Robin Roberts...


Jan 07, 2015, 07:55 ET WebMD and Walgreens Introduce Digital Health Improvement Programs Through Companies' Partnership to Improve Health and Wellness

WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD) and Walgreens today announced the availability of Your Digital Health Advisor, a virtual wellness-coaching program...


Jan 06, 2015, 07:55 ET WebMD and Robin Roberts to Develop New Video Programming That Explores The Future of Health

WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD), the leading source of health information, is teaming with Good Morning America co-anchor Robin Roberts and her...


Oct 06, 2014, 08:00 ET WebMD to Celebrate 2014 Health Heroes

WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD), the leading source of health information, today announced that Good Morning America co-anchor Robin Roberts will...


Jan 29, 2014, 04:05 ET WebMD Announces Fourth Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference Call

WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD) today announced that it will release financial results for the three months ended December 31, 2013 at...


Oct 19, 2012, 09:00 ET WebMD startet Medscape Deutschland

- Deutsches Medizinportal bietet freien Zugang zu medizinischen Fachquellen Die WebMD Health Corporation (NASDAQ: WBMD), führende Quelle für...


Mar 06, 2012, 08:23 ET WebMD Health Corp. Announces Commencement of Tender Offer to Repurchase up to $150 Million of Its Common Stock at a Purchase Price of Either $24.50 or $26.00 Per Share

WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD) announced today that it has commenced a tender offer to repurchase up to $150 million of its common stock through a ...


Feb 23, 2012, 04:00 ET WebMD Health Corp. Announces Intention to Commence Tender Offer to Repurchase $150 Million of Its Common Stock

WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD) announced today that it intends to commence a modified "Dutch Auction" tender offer to repurchase $150 million of...


Feb 23, 2012, 04:00 ET WebMD Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results

WebMD Health Corp. (NASDAQ: WBMD), the leading source of health information, today announced financial results for the twelve and three months ended...


Jan 11, 2012, 06:00 ET WebMD Launches WebMD Baby App for iPhone and iPod touch

WebMD Health Corp. (Nasdaq: WBMD), the leading source of health information announced today its new WebMD Baby App for iPhone and iPod touch, a free...