12/19/2014 - 11:12am

Gallup has released its annual Honesty and Integrity Survey, and pharmacists maintained their ranking in the second position — behind only nurses and tied with medical doctors.

The survey measures the public’s trust of diverse professions, including but also well beyond health care.

12/19/2014 - 10:23am

Teva Pharmaceutical announced that the Food and Drug Administration approved QNasl (beclomethasone dipropionate) 40 mcg for the treatment of nasal symptoms associated with allergic rhinitis in children ages 4 years to 11 years.

12/19/2014 - 8:14am
Rinovum Women’s Health, a privately held, U.S.-based women’s health company, announced Friday that it has secured $3 million in a series C financing from its existing investor base.
12/19/2014 - 7:51am

Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories has announced that it has closed the acquisition of Habitrol brand — an over-the-counter nicotine replacement therapy transdermal patch — from Novartis Consumer Health.

12/18/2014 - 4:48pm

H-E-B donated $1 million to the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley to be used in the school's diabetes research program, according to a report from the Valley Morning Star published Thursday.

12/18/2014 - 4:37pm

In a letter to the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission on Thursday, the National Association of Chain Drug Stores emphasized the health-boosting and cost-reducing benefits that the pharmacist-patient relationship can produce for military families and veterans, and for the Department of Defense.

12/18/2014 - 4:10pm

As out-of-pocket expenses rise, many Americans say that the affordability of basic medical care is a hardship and, as a result, some are forgoing treatment because they are worried about cost, according to a recent national poll conducted by The New York Times and CBS News.

12/18/2014 - 1:48pm

Alex Brands has acquired toy brand Shrinky Dinks for an undisclosed amount.

12/18/2014 - 1:15pm

For frail older adults living in long-term care facilities, the high-dose influenza vaccine appears to be a better option than the regular shot.