01/28/2011 - 2:44pm

Spouses of older patients with diabetes tend to experience distress if the diabetic patient has symptoms of depression, according to a new study.

01/28/2011 - 1:41pm

A drug made by Johnson & Johnson may be effective in reducing pain in patients with a complication of diabetes, according to a late-stage clinical study.

01/28/2011 - 11:22am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic hypertension treatment made by Mylan.

01/27/2011 - 2:43pm

Seniors of Hispanic descent are far less likely to become immunized against the flu or pneumonia, compared with white seniors, according to a new RAND study released earlier this week.

01/26/2011 - 1:03pm

Nearly 26 million Americans have diabetes, according to new estimates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released Wednesday.

01/26/2011 - 12:40pm

LiceGuard on Monday announced the launch of its Robi Comb product, a noninvasive electronic lice comb powered by a single AA battery that detects and destroys lice on contact simply by combing it through dry hair.

01/26/2011 - 12:20pm

Watson Pharmaceuticals is seeking regulatory approval for a generic drug for high cholesterol.

01/25/2011 - 2:31pm

Sanofi-Aventis and its U.S. consumer healthcare division Chattem on Tuesday afternoon announced the Food and Drug Administration has approved the Allegra (fexofenadine HCl) family of allergy medication products for over-the-counter use in adults and children 2 years of age and older.

01/25/2011 - 1:58pm

Stater Bros. is helping customers find which vitamin supplements are best for them.