07/16/2015 - 2:10pm

Increasing access to birth control through the pharmacy may pose a challenge - will pharmacists who counsel patients on family planning be reimbursed for their efforts?

07/15/2015 - 3:29pm

The new guidelines have been expected to increase the number of statin-eligible adults by almost 13 million.

07/15/2015 - 3:12pm

A collection of eight consumer groups have written to Federal Trade Commission chair Edith Ramirez in opposition of the ongoing potential merger between pharmaceutical companies Teva and Mylan. 

07/15/2015 - 2:23pm

Almost half of all people in an employer wellness program and with a chronic condition learned of their health status through that wellness program. 

07/14/2015 - 12:07pm

As many as 84% of Americans want the full array of cough, cold and allergy remedies in the drug store aisles even if they aren't sick at the time.

07/14/2015 - 11:06am

Both Mylan and Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories have announced the launch of their generic version of dementia drug Namenda.

07/13/2015 - 3:16pm

The Food and Drug Administration warns patients that prolonged use of NSAIDs could increase risk of heart attack or stroke. 

07/13/2015 - 1:25pm

The White House has nominated Andy Slavitt, an advocate of data-driven health innovation, to serve as the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ administrator. 

07/13/2015 - 12:00pm

The average lost time worker's compensation claim for workers using opioid painkillers can total as much as $117,000 — 900% higher than the cost for workers who do not take opioid painkillers, the National Safety Council says.