04/22/2015 - 10:00am

After so called food deserts — communities that lack access to fresh produce and other healthy foods — led some retailers to develop stores to fill this gap, the existence of a new type of desert with an equally devastating impact on the health of those living there is starting to emerge.

04/22/2015 - 10:00am

The dramatic increase in the price of generic drugs last year is expected to continue for the rest of 2015 and even into next year, according to those who closely monitor the market.

04/22/2015 - 9:59am

Five macro trends impacted sales of OTC medicines in 2014, Bob Sanders, EVP at IRI, shared with attendees of the Consumer Healthcare Products Association Annual Executive Conference in March. On the plus side, switch continues to drive considerable growth across OTC aisles — Rx-to-OTC accounted for 1970 of OTC sales and 2770 of growth in the past five years, and that trend is likely to continue, Sanders said

04/22/2015 - 9:19am

Following Perrigo's rejection of a Mylan offer, Teva moves forward with its proposed acquistion of Mylan. 

04/22/2015 - 8:35am

Perrigo on Tuesday rejected a proposed acquisition by Mylan. 

04/21/2015 - 5:11pm

Industry associations on Tuesday praised a House vote to pass Rep. Tom Marino's drug diversion bill.

04/21/2015 - 4:30pm

The National Minority Quality Forum on Tuesday honored PhRMA's John Castellani, for helping to increase diversity in clinical trials. 

04/21/2015 - 1:09pm

A new PhRMA report released Monday found that branded manufacturers invested $51.2 billion last year in R&D. 

04/21/2015 - 10:36am

Fred's Super Dollar on Monday closed the deal on its acquisition of Reeves-Sain Drug Store.