08/12/2011 - 2:13pm

Mandatory mail seems to cause some patients to prematurely discontinue therapy, especially among those patients without previous mail-service pharmacy experience. At least, that’s what a recent study on mandatory mail suggested.

08/12/2011 - 1:31pm

The need for diabetes educators will rise sharply between now and 2025 as the diabetes epidemic worsens, according to a new study by the American Association of Diabetes Educators.

08/12/2011 - 11:36am

Adding spices to a meal can help reduce insulin and triglyceride response, according to new research published in the Journal of Nutrition.

08/12/2011 - 9:31am

Kerr Drug is kicking off its flu shot campaign this month, the regional chain said Friday.

08/12/2011 - 9:09am

Generic drug maker Mylan has begun shipping a drug for enlarged prostate, the company said Friday.

08/12/2011 - 8:41am

Women who smoke are at a 25% higher risk of developing coronary heart disease than the men who share that smoke break with them, according to a meta-analysis published Wednesday on The Lancet website.

08/12/2011 - 8:20am

Nutramax Labs on Thursday announced that its OmegaMint now is available nationwide at Walgreens stores and Walgreens.com.

08/11/2011 - 2:18pm

Pfizer will invest up to $50 million over the next five years in drug discovery and development under a collaboration with the University of California San Diego Health Sciences, the drug maker said.

08/11/2011 - 12:26pm

Drug makers GlaxoSmithKline and XenoPort are seeking expanded approval for their restless legs syndrome treatment.