02/11/2011 - 1:59pm

Genentech, a subsidiary of Roche, reported that its eye drug helped improve vision in patients suffering from a complication caused by diabetes.

02/11/2011 - 12:04pm

A multicultural study that will appear in the March issue of the Journal of Renal Care underscored the relationship between kidney disease and diabetes, and the need for greater awareness of this link.

02/09/2011 - 3:54pm

Department of Health and Human Services secretary Kathleen Sebelius on Wednesday announced a $750 million investment in prevention and public health, funded through the Prevention and Public Health Fund created by the new healthcare law.

02/09/2011 - 3:32pm

The American Diabetes Association is working with an organization that offers free prescription drug savings cards to help increase access to diabetes medications.

02/09/2011 - 1:53pm

Medication education can help patients with diabetes stay compliant with their medication regimens, according to a new study published in the February issue of the journal Annals of Pharmacotherapy.

02/07/2011 - 2:34pm

Two pharmacy trade groups already have given their blessings to legislation that would support medication therapy management, and a retail pharmacy chain that has made MTM part of its mission is following suit.

02/07/2011 - 12:05pm

Pharmacy's role in the U.S. healthcare system has expanded dramatically over the past two years, thanks to several victories gained through pharmacy care and services.

02/04/2011 - 2:04pm

Sen. Kay Hagan, D-N.C., argued before the Senate Thursday around the value that increased access to medication therapy management can deliver to overall health care — that includes cutting into the $290 billion in annual costs associated with medication nonadherence and preventing as many as 89,000 premature deaths.

02/04/2011 - 1:46pm

A drug designed to treat an eye condition caused by diabetes may provide a long-term option for patients, according to Alimera Sciences.