08/26/2011 - 11:44am

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 - 10:54am

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 - 10:49am

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.

08/26/2011 - 10:34am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug made by Johnson & Johnson for treating chronic pain, a J&J subsidiary said Friday.

08/26/2011 - 10:16am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug made by Shire for a rare autoimmune condition, the agency said.

08/26/2011 - 9:21am

AccuDial Pharmaceutical on Thursday announced its Children's AccuDial line of pediatric medications featuring the company’s accurate weight-based dosing label has been awarded the PTPA Winner’s Seal of Approval.

08/25/2011 - 2:39pm

Physical inactivity may play a key role in the development of Type 2 diabetes, according to new research.

08/25/2011 - 1:45pm

Amgen has launched an educational campaign that targets women with postmenopausal osteoporosis at increased risk for fractures.

08/25/2011 - 12:10pm

Hi-Tech Pharmacal has acquired marketing and distribution rights for a product designed to treat coughs and upper respiratory symptoms associated with an allergy or a cold.