08/29/2011 - 1:40pm

Safeway is helping customers prepare for the flu season by offering a new deal for those that get inoculated at its pharmacies.

08/29/2011 - 10:18am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new cancer drug made by Pfizer, the drug maker said.

08/29/2011 - 8:54am

The National Association of Chain Drug Stores' Pharmacy and Technology Conference opened Sunday with remarks by conference chairman and Walgreens divisional VP government and community relations Debbie Garza, who highlighted the value of community pharmacy and urged attendees to engage to ensure the vitality of pharmacy's future.

08/26/2011 - 11:44am

Hispanic-owned pharmacy chain Navarro Discount Pharmacy, which is an MBF Healthcare portfolio company, has announced the availability of seasonal flu shots for individuals, families and employer groups.

08/26/2011 - 11:31am

Increases in vaccination rates for the human papillomavirus are trailing increases in rates for two other vaccines recommended for teens and preteens, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released Thursday.

08/26/2011 - 11:26am

Half of U.S. adults will be obese by 2030, according to a new study published in The Lancet.

08/26/2011 - 10:44am

An enzyme found in the mitochondria of cells decreased in the skeletal muscle of those with Type 2 diabetes, according to researchers at the Joslin Diabetes Center.

08/26/2011 - 9:54am

Kroger has announced that it is offering early flu vaccinations for patients within its 1,900 pharmacy locations nationwide and at the 79 Little Clinic locations in select stores.

08/26/2011 - 9:49am

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Thursday awarded $137 million to states to boost prevention and public health initiatives, including support for smoking-cessation programs and vaccinations.