01/15/2014 - 2:09pm

Nearly three-quarters of osteoporosis patients prefer to take their medication in a form other than an oral solid, according to a new survey.

01/15/2014 - 12:38pm

With cases of influenza rising across the Midwest, mass-merchandise retailer Meijer is participating in a new study by offering free testing for flu and strep throat at its stores in Michigan and allowing its pharmacists to dispense prescription drugs as necessary under a protocol developed by a physician who's also involved, the 204-store chain said Wednesday.

01/15/2014 - 11:55am

Drug maker AbbVie has started a late-stage clinical trial of an experimental drug for treating triple-negative breast cancer, the company said Wednesday.

01/15/2014 - 11:25am

A new drug for autoimmune diseases from Antares Pharma that the company calls the first of its kind is now available, the drug maker said Wednesday.

01/15/2014 - 10:56am

Pharmacists in Illinois are pushing for the state to let them run medical marijuana dispensaries, according to published reports.

01/14/2014 - 2:58pm

A physician in Mississippi is warning that one-third of the state's population could have diabetes in less than two decades, according to published reports.

01/14/2014 - 2:20pm

An educational program partially conceived by a group focused on lupus research is expected to receive $2 million through a congressional appropriations bill.

01/14/2014 - 1:22pm

Drug maker Sandoz has started a late-stage clinical trial of a biotech drug used to treat autoimmune disorders, the company said.

01/14/2014 - 10:32am

Three drug makers are looking into buying Pfizer's branded-generics drug business, according to published reports.