03/28/2013 - 2:21pm

The Department of Health and Human Services issued a new rule that it said was necessary to protect the security of health information stored online.

03/28/2013 - 12:03pm

The generic drug industry's main trade group in Washington has hired a prominent lobbyist to head its government affairs team.

03/28/2013 - 11:55am

Continuing with the success of last year’s national education ad campaign, "Tips from Former Smokers," a second series of ads was launched Thursday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

03/27/2013 - 3:40pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new treatment for multiple sclerosis made by Biogen Idec, the agency said.

03/27/2013 - 2:50pm

The American Association of Homeopathic Pharmacists on Wednesday honored Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, with an award of appreciation for introducing and supporting legislation that safeguards Americans' right to choose complementary health care.

03/27/2013 - 2:26pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a treatment made by Eisai for gastroesophageal reflux disease in children ages 1 year to 11 years, the drug maker said.

03/27/2013 - 2:15pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug administered through a new line of injection devices made by BD, the company said Wednesday.

03/26/2013 - 5:43pm

Three bills introduced in California's state legislature earlier this month would recognize pharmacists as healthcare providers.

03/26/2013 - 11:54am

The Food and Drug Administration has declined to approve a bird flu vaccine made by GlaxoSmithKline due to an administrative issue, the drug maker said.