10/12/2017 - 2:02pm

There is enormous opportunity on the table around hemp-based wellness products, which could become a sizeable slice of an overall $100 billion medical marijuana pie, Kelly Coughlin suggested.

10/12/2017 - 1:15pm

The survey also found that more than two-thirds (67%) of Americans reported having at least one chronic health condition.

10/11/2017 - 1:57pm

In 2012, California became the first state to prohibit sales of DXM-containing products to minors. Since then, 13 states have signed similar laws.

10/06/2017 - 3:56pm

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores is partnering with the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials and the American Public Health Association to host a workshop about building partnerships across public health agencies and pharmacies.

10/05/2017 - 1:24pm

The Independent Pharmacy Cooperative’s government relations team, alongside board members, recently took to the nation’s capital to discuss issues affecting independent pharmacy with legislators.

10/04/2017 - 1:32pm

When the expansion is complete, medication disposal kiosks will be available in approximately 1,500 Walgreens stores nationwide.

10/03/2017 - 2:33pm

In a post on the Food and Drug Administration’s blog, commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb noted that in many instances complex drugs — which include drugs with complex active ingredients and complex drug-device combination products — do not have generic competitors for various reasons.

10/03/2017 - 12:58pm

The educational event was sponsored by the bipartisan, bicameral Dietary Supplement Caucus with help from trade associations representing the dietary supplement industry.

09/29/2017 - 3:17pm

Nearly 43 million Americans are on SNAP, according to USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service, with each household receiving an average monthly benefit of approximately $253.