09/22/2015 - 3:14pm

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Tuesday announced plans that would reduce out-of-pocket drug costs for many American consumers should she be elected President of the United States. 

09/18/2015 - 9:13am

A recent Harris Poll found that one-half of households use OTC medicines to treat a chronic or recurring condition.  These families would particularly benefit from OTC eligibility in FSAs and HSAs.

09/16/2015 - 1:13pm

A new drug before the Food and Drug Administration would track adherence. 

09/16/2015 - 10:31am

Caridiologist Robert Califf is currently the FDA’s deputy commissioner for medical products and tobacco, a post he has held since March.

09/11/2015 - 3:03pm

In order to get the recommended 18 milligrams of iron per day through food, you’d need to eat 45 ounces of chicken breast. 

09/11/2015 - 11:16am

NY AG renews efforts against dietary supplement industry with 13 new cease-and-desist letters. 

09/10/2015 - 10:18am

There is concern that industry consolidation in the healthcare sector may hamper patient access and the ability of community pharmacists to provide care. 

09/08/2015 - 11:33am

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has launced its new program, “Prescription Drug Overdose: Prevention for States,” which aims to invest in 16 states currently battling an epidemic of prescription drug overdoses. 

09/04/2015 - 11:14am

The Council for Responsible Nutrition this week came out in support of the Food and Drug Administration taking action against marketing bulk pure powdered caffeine to consumers and its issuance of warning letters to five powdered caffeine distributors.