01/14/2013 - 2:14pm

The Department of Health and Human Services is proposing a new rule that it said would promote consistent policies and processes for eligibility notices in Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program and the health insurance exchanges mandated under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

01/11/2013 - 11:02am

Growth in the consumer products market is likely to slow down over the next five years, while pharmacy retailers will see a profit windfall due to the generic drug cycle, according to a new report.

01/11/2013 - 11:00am

The board of directors of Walgreens declared a regular quarterly dividend of 27.5 cents per share, a 22.2% increase over the year ago dividend.

01/11/2013 - 10:54am

Konsyl Pharmaceuticals named Roger Giannico VP sales and marketing.

01/09/2013 - 5:12pm

One of the most serious drug abuse problems in the country doesn't involve heroin, methamphetamine or crack, but abuse of legal prescription drugs, particularly opioid painkillers, a problem that the Food and Drug Administration aims to change with draft guidance released Wednesday.

01/09/2013 - 12:42pm

The maker of a line of protein shakes has hired yoga expert Kristin McGee to promote its product.

01/09/2013 - 12:36pm

General Mills is introducing a new cereal that it said has more fiber than any chocolate cereal.

01/09/2013 - 11:03am

Generic drug maker Watson Pharmaceuticals has hired a former executive from the Generic Pharmaceutical Association to head lobbying at the federal and state level, the company said.

01/08/2013 - 5:25pm

Natural foods retailer Whole Foods Market has appointed a former Accenture executive as its global VP and chief information officer, the company said.