12/10/2013 - 12:20pm

CVS Caremark and Cardinal Health announced on Tuesday the signing of an agreement to form the largest generic sourcing entity in the United States.

12/10/2013 - 12:11pm

An expert panel at the Food and Drug Administration has given a thumbs-up to an experimental drug made by Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. for treating ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease, the drug maker said.

12/10/2013 - 11:48am

Only a quarter of respondents to a new survey would call a doctor for advice when someone at home has the flu, despite widespread recognition of it as serious and of the need for vaccination.

12/10/2013 - 11:33am

Nearly all patients taking an experimental treatment for hepatitis C developed by AbbVie were cured, the drug maker said Tuesday.

12/10/2013 - 9:54am

A review published in the Lancet Diabetes & Endrocrinology last week determined that low vitamin D levels are not a cause but a consequence of ill health.

12/10/2013 - 9:22am

Lt. Gov. Ron Ramsey, Tennessee Rep. Tony Shipley, R-Kingsport along with representatives from Food City and the Consumer Healthcare Products Association, announced the expansion of Tennessee's statewide Anti-Smurfing Campaign.

12/09/2013 - 4:41pm

Further expanding the scope of preventive healthcare services provided by its pharmacists, Walgreens is now offering daily testing for cholesterol, blood glucose and body composition at more than 60 stores in Maryland.

12/09/2013 - 3:41pm

A philanthropic arm of mass merchandiser Shopko is planning to donate up to $360,000 to school districts across the country.

12/09/2013 - 3:33pm

The American Pharmacists Association's philanthropic wing has appointed five new members to its board of directors, the group said Monday.