Health services have collapsed in the neighbouring country amid economic and political turmoil, and Venezuelan officials have been dealing with a measles outbreak since a year ago. Two doses are about 97% effective. Doctors said the best way to stay healthy is taking preventative measures like vaccinations, saying that measles is so contagious that all cases, whether it's 20 or 200, are watched closely.
News of the acquisition is also a bitter pill to swallow for Walmart , which was said to be looking into buying PillPack for under $1 billion earlier this year, according to CNBC. The online retail giant also announced a joint venture with JPMorgan Chase and Berkshire Hathaway aimed at lowering health costs for the companies' USA employees.