05/13/2011 - 2:31pm

Patients taking cardiovascular drugs may become less adherent if they have to see multiple physicians and make frequent trips to the pharmacy, according to a new study published in the journal Archives of Internal Medicine.

05/13/2011 - 2:25pm

Joint Juice earlier in the week announced a partnership with National Football League Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana on the Joint Juice challenge.

05/13/2011 - 12:07pm

The AARP/Walgreens Wellness Tour is making its way to Philadelphia next week.

05/13/2011 - 11:39am

According to a report in the May issue of Cell Metabolism, while drugs known as thiazolidinediones, or TZDs, are widely used in diabetes treatment, they have effects on the kidneys that lead to fluid retention as the volume of plasma in the bloodstream expands.

05/13/2011 - 11:30am

Diabetics that have trouble sleeping likely experience high insulin resistance and have a more difficult time controlling the disease, according to study findings published in the June issue of Diabetes Care.

05/13/2011 - 10:39am

Pharmacies play a critical role in emergency preparedness. That was the key message in a statement issued this week by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores to the House of Representatives' Homeland Security Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response and Communications.

05/13/2011 - 10:35am

More than 800 drugs are in development for diseases that affect women, according to a pharmaceutical industry lobbying group.

05/13/2011 - 10:14am

Generic drug maker Mylan has launched a version of a drug used to treat schizophrenia, the company said Friday.

05/12/2011 - 3:09pm

Patients with HIV who immediately started antiretroviral therapy significantly reduced the risk of spreading the virus to an uninfected partner, compared with those who delayed therapy, according to results of a multinational study. The study also found that antiretroviral therapy reduced the risk of transmission by 96%.