09/03/2014 - 9:30am

Teva Pharmaceutical on Wednesday announced that a positive judgment has been given by the U.K. High Court in support of Teva's case against AstraZeneca relating to the validity of EP 1,085,877 covering the SMART (Single inhaler Maintenance And Reliever Therapy) indication for AstraZeneca's fixed dose formoterol/budesonide combination product, Symbicort.

09/03/2014 - 7:00am

A diet by any other name is just as effective, according to a study in the Sept. 3 issue of JAMA.

09/03/2014 - 6:44am

The Annals of Internal Medicine just published results of a National Institutes of Health trial titled "Effects of low-carbohydrate and low-fat diets," in which a low-carbohydrate diet was found to be more effective both for weight loss and cardiovascular risk factor reduction than a low-fat diet, Atkins Nutritionals announced Tuesday.

09/03/2014 - 6:36am

The Department of Health and Human Services last week published a final rule that allows healthcare providers more flexibility in how they use certified electronic health record technology to meet meaningful use for an EHR Incentive Program reporting period for 2014. 

 

09/03/2014 - 6:21am

The National Institutes of Health has issued a final NIH Genomic Data Sharing policy to promote data sharing as a way to speed the translation of data into knowledge, products and procedures that improve health while protecting the privacy of research participants. 

09/02/2014 - 3:48pm

Seattle-based Bartell Drugs and Metropolitan Market are hosting a rally this week to celebrate the Seattle Seahawks’ season kick off.

09/02/2014 - 3:28pm

Beginning this week, Texas A&M University will partner with collegiate apparel supplier, Knights Apparel, to launch the Costco Back-to-College Tailgate Roadshow featuring Aggie Gameday apparel.

09/02/2014 - 3:21pm

Beauty company Coty Inc. had a “challenging year” in fiscal 2014 as net revenues declined because of pressure on its nail business and fierce competition from rivals. However, the company is starting to see the first sign of a turnaround in its nail business thanks to the new Sally Hansen Miracle Gel.

09/02/2014 - 3:07pm

Traditional Medicinals herbal supplement wellness teas have chosen to partner with the RealCup brand for their launch into the fast-growing single-serve capsule format, the company announced last week.