02/26/2016 - 11:22am

The CDC noted this year's flu season is only five weeks old; an average flu season is 13 weeks in length.

02/25/2016 - 12:57pm

Califf is an American cardiologist and has served as the Deputy Commissioner of the FDA Office of Medical Products and Tobacco since January 2015.

02/25/2016 - 12:11pm

On its Walgreens Flu Index heat map, both Arizona and Texas are already at the higest level of flu incidence.

02/25/2016 - 11:35am

The Canadian Pharmacists Association in February issued a statement outlining its concern about the health effects of marijuana and cautioned the government "to act first with the health of Canadians in mind."

02/24/2016 - 2:25pm
The drug, a once-daily 11-mg dose, is indicated to treat rheumatoid arthritis. It is the first once-daily oral RA treatment in its class of Janus kinase inhibitors, according to Pfizer. 
02/24/2016 - 1:33pm

A new egg-based prenatal vitamin has been launched by Vertical Pharmaceuticals. 

02/24/2016 - 12:42pm

In the next 12 months, the company will introduce and adopt a new brand that it says “embodies a new promise, vision and identity for Teva.”

02/23/2016 - 2:06pm

Ad Age is reporting that U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro, D-Conn., has introduced legislation that would put a three-year ban on direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription drugs in an effort aimed at curbing drug spending.

02/22/2016 - 1:36pm

The metastatic breast cancer treatment has gained a new indication from the Food and Drug Administration.