05/12/2014 - 12:32pm

A new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that flu vaccines prevent flu-associated hospitalizations in people 65 years and older, even during seasons when vaccine effectiveness is low, the agency stated Friday.

05/12/2014 - 12:22pm

Oral care company DenTek has announced the launch of its "Go Floss Yourself" campaign and contest, inspired by the idea to encourage people across the country to be bold enough to tell a co-worker, friend or loved one that they need to go floss.

05/12/2014 - 12:18pm

Actavis on Monday announced that it has entered into an agreement with Valeant Pharmaceuticals International to settle all outstanding patent litigation related to Actavis' generic version of Acanya (clindamycin phosphate and benzoyl peroxide) Gel, 1.2%/2.5%.

05/12/2014 - 12:11pm

The 28th Alaska Legislature in late April passed legislation that will allow patients to obtain over-the-phone or online consultations where physicians can diagnose and, if necessary, provide a prescription.

05/12/2014 - 11:56am

Coram CVS/specialty infusion services has announced the opening of a new branch pharmacy in El Paso, Texas, that will serve the Big Bend, Panhandle and Permian Basin areas of Texas, as well as southern New Mexico.

05/12/2014 - 11:38am

Vitamin D deficiency could be a predictor for aggressive prostate cancer, according to a study funded by the National Institutes of Health and the U.S. Department of Defense.

05/12/2014 - 10:40am

Colgate Total has teamed up with celebrity chef Lorena Garcia to engage foodies across the country and guide them on the path to a healthy mouth and palate.

05/12/2014 - 10:36am

Lundbeck and Chelsea Therapeutics International last week announced an agreement under which Lundbeck will acquire Chelsea.

05/12/2014 - 10:10am

Pinnacle Foods on Monday announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell the company to Hillshire Brands. The transaction will include cash and Hillshire common stock.