03/16/2011 - 11:50am

Amylin Pharmaceuticals and Takeda Pharmaceutical have suspended a mid-stage trial of an obesity drug over safety concerns, the two said Wednesday.

03/15/2011 - 2:35pm

While several drugs to treat Type 2 diabetes are on the market, researchers have found that the best first-line option is metformin.

03/15/2011 - 12:00pm

The evolving role of the pharmacist and the growing impact of pharmacist interventions on clinical outcomes were discussed Tuesday by Walgreens chief medical officer Cheryl Pegus at the 11th annual Population Health and Care Coordination Colloquium.

03/15/2011 - 9:51am

LifeScan on Tuesday introduced Life First, a new North American campaign featuring music legend B.B. King and former “American Idol” contestant Crystal Bowersox in support of its OneTouch brand of blood-glucose monitoring systems.

03/14/2011 - 4:19pm

Beginning in mid-March, the AARP/Walgreens Wellness Tour will embark on another 10-month tour to provide an expected $14 million worth of free health tests.

03/14/2011 - 1:38pm

A drug maker focused on development and commercialization of diabetes treatments unveiled its accelerating clinical development plans of two drug candidates.

03/11/2011 - 3:04pm

A late-stage trial of a biologic treatment for Type 1 diabetes appears to have failed, according to results announced Friday.

03/11/2011 - 1:46pm

Diabetica Research Solutions said its DRSI ReStore! Energy brand has teamed up with television personality and author Charles Mattocks.

03/09/2011 - 1:40pm

An informational and community website for people with diabetes has kicked off its fourth annual design challenge, a Web-based competition that calls for fresh ideas for new devices, Web applications or other instruments designed to help people live better with the disease.