08/07/2014 - 11:58am

Following Walgreens' decision to acquire the rest of the Alliance Boots business — and to keep its headquarters based in the greater Chicago area — Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., weighs in on the decision in a brief video.

08/06/2014 - 2:11pm

Michael Taylor, who currently serves as the Food and Drug Administration's deputy commissioner for foods and veterinary medicine, outlined the importance for companies to adhere to gluten-free guidelines in a post on FDA Voice.

08/05/2014 - 1:52pm

New York City's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene said a man who was tested for Ebola at Mount Sinai Hospital is "unlikely" to have the virus. The patient was admitted to the hospital early Monday with a fever and gastrointestinal problems. He recently visited a West African country where Ebola was reported, according to the Washington Post.

08/04/2014 - 2:33pm

The Food and Drug Administration approved Lumizyme (alglucosidase alfa) for treatment of patients with infantile-onset Pompe disease, including patients who are younger than 8 years of age.

08/04/2014 - 11:33am

The Council for Responsible Nutrition on Friday submitted comments to the Food and Drug Adminisration regarding the agency's proposed rule changes of nutrition and supplement facts labels. 

08/04/2014 - 9:56am

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives unanimously adopted House Resolution 938, which designates August as National Immunization Awareness Month, the legislature announced Monday.

08/01/2014 - 12:07pm

The Food and Drug Administration announced approval for Boehringer Ingelheim's Jardiance tablets.

08/01/2014 - 9:22am

The Food and Drug Administration approved Striverdi Respimat (olodaterol) inhalation spray for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, including chronic bronchitis and/or in patients with emphysema that are experiencing airflow obstruction, the agency announced.

07/31/2014 - 12:05pm

The Food and Drug Administration on Friday will publish the fiscal year 2015 generic drug user fee rates as required under the Food Drug and Cosmetic Act as amended by the Generic Drug User Fee Amendments of 2012.