06/13/2012 - 11:11am

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force on Tuesday issued a draft recommendation around the ineffectiveness of vitamin D and calcium to prevent cancer or fractures.

06/13/2012 - 10:41am

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in May released a tool set designed to assist pharmacies in adopting electronic prescribing.

06/12/2012 - 2:41pm

The 2011-2012 influenza season was one of the mildest and latest seasons on record, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

06/12/2012 - 9:23am

A Sanofi company is seeking regulatory approval from the Food and Drug Administration for a drug designed to treat relapsing multiple sclerosis.

06/11/2012 - 3:52pm

A health insurance provider will continue provisions related to coverage of preventive healthcare services, coverage of dependents up to 26 years old, lifetime policy limits, rescissions and appeals, no matter how the Supreme Court rules in cases related to the 2010 healthcare-reform law.

06/11/2012 - 11:39am

Avanir Pharmaceuticals confirmed that the Food and Drug Administration has accepted the company's investigational new drug application for an Alzheimer's disease drug.

06/11/2012 - 10:23am

The state of New York is looking to become a national leader in curbing prescription drug abuse.

06/11/2012 - 10:01am

Genentech has received regulatory approval for a drug designed to treat breast cancer.

06/08/2012 - 11:34am

Mylan announced that its subsidiary has resolved all disputes with Teva pertaining to the sale of generic versions of a sleep disorder drug.