March 1, 2016

A new report from GBI Research is taking a look at the breast cancer treatment pipeline, which currently has 1,050 drugs in the pipeline. 

March 1, 2016

HRG’s human resources department sent an email to associates to gauge interest in the Random Acts of Kindness challenge in late November, and over half of the company signed up. 

March 1, 2016

The integration would provide patients additional smart monitoring tools and real-time motivational, behavioral and educational coaching.

March 1, 2016

In an opinion study commissioned by NACDS last summer, voters appreciate the need to address drug abuse and drug access in a complementary manner.

March 1, 2016

The Pharmacy Quality Alliance announced Tuesday that it has added three members to its board. The new additions are Jason Ausili, director of pharmacy affairs for the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS); American Medical Group Association (AMGA) chief medical and quality officer Dr. Jerry Penso; and Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) EVP policy & research and membership Lori Reilly.

March 1, 2016

Plackers aims to help parents instill healthy dental habits at a young age with new Dual Grip Fruit Smoothie Swirl Kids’ Flossers.

March 1, 2016

Specialists from 11 pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies looked at 270 drug summaries on common drug information resource sites between August 2014 and January 2015, finding a median of 782 errors.

March 1, 2016

Red Bull is adding a taste of Florida to its product line. 

March 1, 2016

Providence Health & Services on Monday opened the first retail health clinics within Walgreens retail pharmacy outlets, The Puget Sound Business Journal reported. 

March 1, 2016

Revlon Inc. CEO Lorenzo Delpani intends to step down as president and CEO of the company effective March 1 for personal reasons.

March 1, 2016
Turmeric supports normal inflammatory response, healthy cognitive support, and healthy aging.
 
March 1, 2016

More than 100 higi stations – which customers and employees will use to monitor blood pressure, BMI, weight and pulse – will be installed throughout Wegmans' corporate locations and all retail outlets.

February 29, 2016

The combination of AAP’s United Drugs and H.D. Smith’s Third Party Network PSAOs will be called Arete Pharmacy Network, which will service more than 2,300 independent pharmacies.

February 29, 2016

"Royal" Ahold Delhaize will bring together a portfolio of more than 6,500 stores in the United States and Europe.

 
February 29, 2016
The WellNest wearable is expected to be available in September 2016. 
 
February 29, 2016

In the latest post from Change Healthcare, Jonathan Kopf explains how pharmacies can use claim edits to maximize their revenue. 

February 29, 2016

The Food and Drug Administration has granted Novartis’ Afinitor (everolimus) tablets a new indication after giving it a priority review designation.

February 29, 2016

The Financial Times on Monday reported Walgreens is looking to terminate its relationship with Theranos, citing people familiar with the matter, potentially forcing the closure of 43 blood-testing wellness centers operated within Walgreens locations. 

February 29, 2016
Subsequent research plans include a multi-center, placebo-controlled clinical study aimed at further bridging clinical assessments of Cosamin ASU with validated biomarkers.
February 29, 2016

As many as 59% of parents whose child did not receive the flu vaccine this season say it is less important than other childhood vaccines.

February 29, 2016

The Tri-Tip Walking Cane features three legs that function independently for added stability and also uses a spring-loaded, shock absorbing system.

February 29, 2016

Arthur Valdez will lead Target’s supply chain transformation including planning, distribution and transportation.

February 26, 2016

The nasal spray is an emergency treatment for opioid overdose, and the only naloxone nasal spray approved by the Food and Drug Administration in the United States, according to the company. 

February 26, 2016

The gel is indicated to treat inflammatory and non-inflammatory acne in patients 12 years of age and older.