ZocDoc on the No. 1 health-care consumer problem that never changes

In this weekly series, CNBC takes a look at companies that made the inaugural Disruptor 50 list, 10 years later. Many startups have seen their missions abruptly change over the past decade. Consumer preferences, technology trends and market swings can require quick pivots to new business models. But for ZocDoc – even operating in the … Read more

Where Amazon is heading in health after the Amazon Care failure

In this photo illustration, the Amazon Basic Care logo is displayed on a smartphone with an Amazon logo in the background. Thiago Prudêncio | SOPA Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Chalk up another failure in health care for Amazon, one of the ultimate market disruptors. First, its much-hyped effort with JPMorgan and Berkshire Hathaway … Read more

Queen Elizabeth II’s doctors were concerned about her health, Buckingham Palace said

Queen Elizabeth II waits before receiving newly elected leader of the Conservative party Liz Truss at Balmoral Castle on September 6, 2022 in Aberdeen, Scotland. Wpa Pool | Getty Images News | Getty Images LONDON — After an announcement earlier in the day that doctors were concerned about the health of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, … Read more