About 70% of those seniors getting help with daily activities received that assistance from family, friends and other unpaid caregivers.
The number of uninsured is expected to decline by nearly half from 45 million in 2012 to 23 million by 2023 as a result of the coverage expansions associated with the Affordable Care Act.
Merck on Thursday announced that the Food and Drug Administration granted accelerated approval to Keytruda (pembrolizumab) for the treatment of patients with advanced melanoma.
Mylan on Friday announced that it has launched a generic version of Hoffmann-La Roche's Boniva injection.
Univision on Thursday announced the official sponsors for its singing reality competition, “Va Por Ti” (This One’s For You) , a co-production of Televisa and Univision.
Walgreens is offering more than $10 million worth of flu shot vouchers free to those without health insurance coverage.
Purdue Pharma on Thursday shared results from several studies evaluating its investigational pain medication Hysingla ER.
Purdue Pharma on Thursday presented results from two epidemiological studies evaluating the reformulation of OxyContin.
Teva Pharmaceutical on Thursday announced the launch of generic Baraclude (entecavir) tablets in 0.5-mg and 1-mg dosage strengths. The company was the first to file, giving it 180 days of marketing exclusivity for the drug.
The Drug Enforcement Administration National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day collection site locator is now available online, the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy reported Wednesday.