02/06/2015 - 3:13pm

A new, potentially far-reaching program to encourage individuals to take better charge of their own health is taking shape in the United Kingdom. And given the increasingly globalized marketplace, the emergence of Walgreens Boots Alliance as an international pharmacy powerhouse and the ongoing struggle by U.S. pharmacies to gain provider status and reimbursement for a growing menu of patient-care services, that campaign could spark or help inform similar efforts on this side of the Atlantic.

 

02/06/2015 - 12:50pm

GlaxoSmithKline officially launched its Flonase allergy relief onto nonprescription shelves.

02/06/2015 - 9:32am

Prestige Brands will be resuming healthcare professional marketing programs in support of its Monistat vaginal treatments.

02/05/2015 - 2:16pm

In light of the renewed discussions on the efficacy and safety of childhood vaccinations, The American Pharmacists Association issued a statement on the important role childhood and lifespan vaccinations play in protecting personal and public health.

02/05/2015 - 1:51pm

On the one-year anniversary of its decision to stop tobacco sales, CVS Health released new data showing that its messages about the importance of quitting smoking for good is resonating.

02/05/2015 - 1:07pm

Merck earlier this week announced that Belsomra (suvorexant) is now available at pharmacies in the United States for the treatment of insomnia.

02/05/2015 - 10:57am

Acura Pharmaceuticals on Thursday announced the launch of their second pseudoephedrine product, Nexafed Sinus Pressure + Pain.

02/05/2015 - 10:50am

The Retail Dietitians Business Alliance on Wednesday announced the results of the first salary survey for retail dietitians.

02/05/2015 - 10:45am

Considering that 90% of families’ healthcare decisions are made by women, and that women account for 93% of overall consumer spending on OTC pharmaceuticals, according to Greenfield Online for Arnold’s Women’s Insight Team, identifying and delivering on women’s aspirations is a crucial factor in the success of self-care healthcare items.