09/17/2014 - 2:04pm

If shifting patterns in medical practice configurations and physician workforce trends continue, U.S. patients are likely to face growing challenges in access to care.

09/17/2014 - 10:39am

The prevalence of abdominal obesity and average waist circumference increased among U.S. adults from 1999 to 2012, according to a study in the Sept. 17 issue of JAMA

09/17/2014 - 10:09am

Misfit, makers of Shine, on Wednesday announced its second wearable product, Misfit Flash, a versatile and easy-to-use fitness and sleep monitor.

09/17/2014 - 9:35am

An analysis done by the CVS Health Research Institute provides insights regarding patients taking Sovaldi (sofosbuvir), a new and costly treatment for hepatitis C.

09/16/2014 - 1:59pm

Lupin has entered into a long-term partnership with Merck Serono for the implementation of the company's general medicines portfolio expansion initiative in emerging markets, helping to fulfill local needs for affordable medications.

09/16/2014 - 12:55pm

The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday announced approval for Movantik (naloxegol), a treatment for opioid-induced constipation in adults.

09/16/2014 - 12:09pm

Baxter International announced that the Food and Drug Adminsitration approved Rixubis [coagulation factor IX (recombinant)] for the treatment, control and prevention of bleeding episodes, as well as perioperative management, in children with hemophilia B. 

09/16/2014 - 10:35am

Roche on Tuesday announced that the Accu-Chek Aviva Expert system is now available by prescription.

09/16/2014 - 10:18am

Gold Mobile, a provider of a cloud-based commerce and engagement platform, has announced the launch of its new healthcare division, GoMo Health.