12/14/2012 - 12:55pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new leukemia drug made by Ariad Pharmaceuticals, the agency said.

12/13/2012 - 2:57pm

The American Telemedicine Association, the leading nonprofit membership organization for remote medical services, is working with three minority legislative caucuses to educate lawmakers and introduce model legislation for telehealth in statehouses around the country.

12/13/2012 - 2:43pm

According to the National Retail Federation, eager holiday shoppers helped November retail sales increase 0.8% seasonally adjusted from October and increase 4.4% unadjusted year-over-year.

12/12/2012 - 8:22pm

Thousands of patients in Los Angeles with serious, chronic diseases could soon find themselves unable to get their drugs from community pharmacies, advocates for the pharmacies said.

12/12/2012 - 4:07pm

A national group representing state boards of pharmacy has announced its support for efforts to strengthen regulations on compounding pharmacies.

12/12/2012 - 3:54pm

The Food and Drug Administration has accepted a regulatory approval application from Takeda and Lundbeck for an experimental drug to treat depression, the companies said Wednesday.

12/12/2012 - 2:09pm

A subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson is seeking regulatory approval for a new Type 2 diabetes drug.

12/11/2012 - 3:37pm

The Supreme Court will review settlements between branded and generic drug companies that critics say delay patients' access to cheaper drug treatments, according to published reports.

12/11/2012 - 1:33pm

The New York Department of Health on Monday announced that reported cases of influenza are increasing throughout New York, and flu activity in the state is now considered to be widespread, with laboratory-confirmed cases in more than half the regions.