09/24/2013 - 10:22am

The global market for Type 2 diabetes will nearly double over the next six years, according to a new report.

09/24/2013 - 9:46am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new dosage strength for a chronic pain patch made by Purdue Pharma, the drug maker said Tuesday.

09/24/2013 - 8:58am

Belgian drug maker Ablynx is licensing an experimental treatment for rheumatoid arthritis and lupus to U.S. drug maker AbbVie in a deal worth up to $840 million.

09/20/2013 - 9:05am

Perrigo Co. has hired a former Food and Drug Administration official for its regulatory department, the drug maker said.

09/19/2013 - 10:35am

Sanofi's vaccines division is targeting people who have not received vaccinations against flu this season in an effort to encourage them to do so.

09/19/2013 - 9:05am

The healthcare industry has been laser-focused on prevention since it became obvious that stemming the tide of disease in our country required an upstream solution. From tackling prediabetes in adults to preventing childhood disease with infant immunizations, health professionals are onboard — with most finding a way to incorporate disease prevention into everyday practice.

09/18/2013 - 11:13am

The Healthcare Distribution Management Association on Wednesday recognized three members of Congress — Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Colo.; Rep. Bob Latta, R-Ohio; and Rep. Jim Matheson, D-Utah — with the association’s Rx Safety and Healthcare Leadership Award.

09/17/2013 - 3:32pm

Stiefel has launched a new drug for treating acne, the company said on Tuesday.

09/17/2013 - 1:35pm

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new formulation of a cancer drug made by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Teva said Tuesday.