08/19/2011 - 12:59pm

Generic drug maker Sandoz is suing Danish drug maker Novo Nordisk over a generic version of a drug used to treat diabetes, according to published reports.

08/19/2011 - 12:43pm

A new study published in the Annals of Oncology found that a certain breast cancer drug may pose an increased risk of heart problems in elderly patients with a history of heart disease and/or diabetes.

08/19/2011 - 12:29pm

Canada-based drug store chain Loblaw has extended its Get Checked Now diabetes program, the company announced Thursday.

08/19/2011 - 12:02pm

According to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, people that practice one or more healthy lifestyle behaviors are likely to live longer.

08/19/2011 - 11:38am

Researchers in Finland said they have confirmed a link between Type 2 diabetes and pesticides known as persistent organic pollutants, according to a new study in the journal Diabetes Care.

08/19/2011 - 11:21am

Five tobacco companies filed suit against the Food and Drug Administration challenging nine new cigarette warnings as an unconstitutional way of forcing tobacco manufacturers to disseminate the government's anti-smoking message.

08/19/2011 - 7:00am

Americans that suffer from diabetes and/or hypertension are at risk of developing a common type of glaucoma, according to researchers at the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center.

08/18/2011 - 2:53pm

With the global biosimilars market expected to expand nearly sixfold by the middle of the decade, market research firm IMS Health is launching a market-measurement tool for drug makers interested in getting into the space, the company said.

08/18/2011 - 2:10pm

A provider of urgent care, wellness and employer health services throughout Florida is planning to offer more than 50 jobs statewide.