09/02/2014 - 9:45am

UCB on Monday announced that the Food and Drug Administration has approved a supplemental new drug application for Vimpat (lacosamide) C-V as monotherapy in the treatment of partial-onset seizures in patients with epilepsy ages 17 years and older.

09/02/2014 - 9:34am

Dollar General on Tuesday sweetened its deal for Family Dollar with an enhanced acquisition proposal with an offer worth about $9.1 billion. 

09/02/2014 - 9:13am

The vast majority of parents are making sure that their children get vaccinated against potentially serious diseases, according to data from the CDC.

09/01/2014 - 3:24pm

Pfizer last week announced that the Food and Drug Administration has granted fast track designation to the company’s investigational Clostridium difficile (C. difficile) vaccine candidate (PF-06425090). 

09/01/2014 - 2:57pm

The Council for Responsible Nutrition Foundation on Thursday released a report touting the important heart-healthy benefits of phytosterols — compounds found in plants that can lower cholesterol. 

09/01/2014 - 2:49pm

Pfizer and Protalix BioTherapeutics last week announced that the Food and Drug Administration approved Elelyso (taliglucerase alfa) for injection for pediatric patients.

09/01/2014 - 2:35pm

Fred's Super Dollar last week reported a net loss of $16.4 million, or down 45 cents per share, for its second quarter ended Aug. 2.

09/01/2014 - 1:49pm

Carma Laboratories last week announced its partnership with actress Shay Mitchell, who is best known for her role as Emily Fields on the ABC Family series "Pretty Little Liars."

09/01/2014 - 1:40pm

LATINA Style magazine last week named Walmart, Target, CVS Caremark and the Army & Air Force Exchange Service three of the 50 best companies for Latinas to work at.