01/15/2014 - 12:25pm

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 - 11:56am

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

01/14/2014 - 3:58pm

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 - 3:20pm

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 - 2:22pm

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 - 11:32am

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

01/14/2014 - 11:14am

Just slightly more than one-third of adults aged 18 to 64 got a flu shot last season, compared with two-thirds of seniors and more than half of children, according to an analysis released Tuesday by the Trust for America's Health.

01/13/2014 - 4:03pm

Users of a medication-management app can now refill their prescriptions using an enhancement to it.

01/13/2014 - 3:27pm

A drug maker has started a program to find the genetic determinants of human disease and speed the discovery and development of new drugs. The program includes a five-year project that it said would be one of the largest of its kind in terms of the number of patients involved.