05/22/2013 - 2:59pm

A new vaccine against pneumococcal disease appears as safe as an older one, according to a new study.

05/22/2013 - 2:46pm

Several members of Congress are requesting that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services reverse a decision to prohibit independent pharmacies from delivering diabetes-testing supplies to homebound seniors.

05/22/2013 - 1:51pm

Generic drug maker Par Pharmaceutical Cos. has started shipping an authorized generic version of a heart-disease medication made by AstraZeneca.

05/22/2013 - 10:44am

The Safeway Foundation and Stand Up To Cancer, a program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation, have teamed up to develop a print, radio and digital public service announcement featuring actress and SU2C Ambassador Marcia Cross. The PSA is designed to increase awareness for the fight against prostate cancer.

05/22/2013 - 10:23am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic heart disease drug made by Sandoz, the company said.

05/22/2013 - 10:11am

Irish drug maker Elan is paying about $380 million to buy two drug makers, the company said.

05/21/2013 - 3:03pm

Bartell Drugs has increased its store count by two following the purchase of two pharmacies.

05/21/2013 - 2:44pm

A subsidiary of drug maker Mylan is sponsoring a campaign to draw attention to severe allergic reactions.

05/21/2013 - 2:29pm

Vitamin C can kill a virulent form of tuberculosis, researchers in New York have found.