09/16/2011 - 9:23am

The National Institutes of Health and the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases play an important role in discovering innovative ways to address the growing diabetes epidemic in the United States, the American Diabetes Association said at a congressional briefing.

09/16/2011 - 9:20am

A drug made by Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly showed "meaningful and durable" reductions in blood sugar in adults with Type 2 diabetes, according to results of a late-stage clinical trial presented Friday at a conference in Europe.

09/16/2011 - 9:08am

Pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts will provide services for patients using a drug to manage a debilitating side effect of many anti-cancer treatments, ESI said.

09/16/2011 - 9:06am

GlaxoSmithKline and McLaren Group have entered a long-term strategic partnership.

09/16/2011 - 8:10am

Walgreens on Friday spoke of the breadth of programs the chain has developed, many in partnership with Joslin Diabetes Center, to assist people with diabetes in living more healthily, at the 2011 Joslin Diabetes Roundtable held in Boston.

09/16/2011 - 8:03am

Actavis has launched its version of an epilepsy drug made by UCB.

09/15/2011 - 3:15pm

Rite Aid is teaming up with OptumHealth to become the first to provide "virtual clinics" in a retail pharmacy setting.

09/15/2011 - 2:29pm

The use of over-the-counter medicines as a cost savings tool is catching on, of all places, at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid.

09/15/2011 - 1:54pm

A value-based benefits project saved a group of employers in Kansas City, Mo., nearly $11 million in direct healthcare costs.