January 22, 2016

CDC recommends that healthcare providers practice hand hygiene at key points in time to disrupt the transmission of microorganisms to patients, visitors and healthcare workers. 

January 22, 2016

NACDS, along with partners including the National Community Pharmacists Association, have been engaged on this issue every step of the way since Congress first enacted the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 in February 2006. 

January 22, 2016

After relinquishing the CEO role last year, Dollar General chairman Rick Dreiling will complete a previously announced leadership transition on Jan. 29 when he steps down as chairman of the 12,400 store chain.

January 22, 2016

Essenza Luxury Hand Soap recently introduced new line of Essenza Blends, scents that combine fragrances, in anticipation of spring and summer.

January 22, 2016

The drug had sales of $38.5 million for the 12 months ended November 2015, according to IMS Health. 

January 22, 2016

This is the second new indication the FDA has given Kyprolis in six months, the company said. 

January 22, 2016
The pen is intended to treat high blood sugar in diabetes patients who require more than 200 units of insulin per day to regulate their blood sugar levels. 
January 22, 2016

The survey found that 95% of patients would recommend Diplomat Pharmacy to their family, friends and co-workers. 

January 22, 2016

Vicks’ average share of first page search results is almost six times that of cough, cold and allergy brand Mucinex, Clavis Insight reported. 

January 22, 2016

Some 87% of those polled see obesity as a problem in their state and 69% want Medicare to expand coverage to include prescription drugs meant to treat obesity. 

January 22, 2016

Through future studies, Sherman and his team will study the ability of lactoferrin -  the major protein in a mother's milk - to prevent secondary infections such as pneumonia. 

January 22, 2016
The goal of the partnership is to increase delivery of messages about the importance of adherence, reduce prescription abandonment and build brand awareness and loyalty at point of sale. 
January 22, 2016

TRICARE's OTC benefit becomes a permanent part of the TRICARE pharmacy benefit on Feb. 1. 

January 21, 2016

Indiana University Southeast and the Sullivan University College of Pharmacy are joining forces to make it possible for a student to go from high school graduation to being a licensed pharmacist in five years. 

January 21, 2016

Popular Canadian brand Joe Fresh Beauty is coming to that nation's largest retail pharmacy chain: Shoppers Drug Mart.

January 21, 2016

Ahold USA's identical sales excluding gas were up 1.6%, positively affected by competitor store closures in the New York Metro market. 

January 21, 2016

BD is teaming with Silicon Valley’s Singularity University to identify and foster potential solutions that bring together medical technology and information technology to make medical devices smarter and more able to address global healthcare problems. 

January 21, 2016

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals has received FDA approval for two products. 

January 21, 2016

Five of the top 10 markets with flu activity are located west of Texas. 

January 21, 2016

To date, 185 contestants have lost over 4,000 pounds while participating in H-E-B's Slim Down Showdown program.

January 21, 2016

A massive 89% of companies plan to compete primarily on the basis of the customer experience by 2016, which is a dramatic increase since 2014 (36%) and 2015 (58%), Interactive Intelligent Group reported. 

January 21, 2016

The PSA campaign, featuring first-of-its-kind communications techniques, was developed pro bono by Ogilvy & Mather New York for the Ad Council.

January 21, 2016

Despite the frequency with which children get sick each cough and cold season and the numerous recognized negative effects of coughing, sniffling and congestion, many mothers are underutilizing healthcare professionals.