October 25, 2016

After more than a half million submissions from consumers across the country, three new oatmeal flavors from Quaker are hitting the retail shelves.

October 25, 2016

Sally Hansen is launching the first nail polish in the U.S. that blends saturated color and nourishing argan oil in 38 new shades.

October 25, 2016

In Canada, only those entities licensed to produce medical marijuana are legally allowed to sell to the public. And according to Health Canada, there presently are 36 licensed medical marijuana producers across the country.

October 25, 2016

The homeopathic blend of ingredients follow the guidelines of The Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia of the United State and is recommended by both by primary care physicians and OBGYNs, the company stated.

October 25, 2016

Vanda and Taro have entered a license agreement delineating when Taro's generic of Vanda's Fanapt can enter the market. 

October 24, 2016

The Generic Pharmaceutical Association (GPhA) announced Monday that Jeffrey K. Francer will be joining the organization as SVP and general counsel starting Nov. 14. 

October 24, 2016

Haiti’s Partners in Health will build the new medical distribution center outside Port Au Prince with the $250,000 from the AmerisourceBergen Foundation. 

October 24, 2016

Benzer Pharmacy has opened its first Arkansas store to join its more than 60 locations in 11 other states.

October 24, 2016

The funding, distributed through CDC's Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases Cooperative Agreement, will support activities to protect the health of Americans, especially pregnant women.

October 24, 2016

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association's Up and Away campaign, in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is reminding parents to keep their medicines up and away and out of sight, especially during the Halloween season, as many children may mistake medicines for candy.

October 24, 2016

MorningStar Farms is looking to appeal to the modern consumer with five new, 100% vegetarian heat-and-eat veggie bowls with globally inspired spices and flavors.  

October 24, 2016

American consumers will generate an accelerating 4.1% year-over-year increase in 2016 holiday sales, well exceeding 2015’s tepid 3.6% growth.

October 24, 2016

The FDA approved Vaxchora in June for adults traveling to cholera-affected areas, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices unanimously recommended it for travelers to areas of active cholera transmission the same month. 

October 24, 2016

The Minnesota Board of Pharmacy is proposing new rules to prohibit pharmacies from requiring their pharmacists to work more than 12 continuous hours in a day, the Mankato Free Press reported Friday. "Area pharmacists said they understood the board’s intentions, but wondered how it might affect smaller pharmacies who only have one pharmacist working at a given time," the report noted. "Rules already in place require the pharmacy to shut down while a pharmacist is away unless the medication area can be locked down." (Mankato Free Press)

October 24, 2016

Rite Aid pharmacies last week made available a number of free resources to senior customers in an effort to help them select the right prescription drug plan or update their existing coverage during the annual Medicare Part D enrollment period.

October 21, 2016

AmerisouceBergen on Friday concluded ThinkLive 2016, the company’s annual two-day manufacturer summit, which this year saw more than 500 pharmaceutical manufacturers come together with AmerisourceBergen experts to drive collaboration and innovation in pharmaceutical care.

October 21, 2016

A market leader in fresh retail soups is launching a collection of branded premium organic soups under a new label.

October 21, 2016

This increase restores PHEP funds previously redirected from states and other jurisdictions in March 2016 to support CDC’s Zika response.

October 21, 2016

Walgreens and several other Chicago-area health care entities have formed a new group called the Health Care Council of Chicago, according to a Crain's report published Friday. “The biggest challenge that the Chicago-area health care community has is a lack of connectivity,” Steven Collens, CEO Matter, a healthcare incubator that helped found the organization, told Crain's. “A lot of the work we do at Matter is bringing health care executives and leaders and entrepreneurs and others who are passionate about innovation together, because that's how you create better ideas. That's how you foster innovation.” The group's inaugural meeting is Nov. 7. (Crain's)

October 21, 2016

Endo SVP global finance operations Blaise Coleman will serve as interim CFO, and Endo said it would begin a search for a permanent replacement for Upadhyay. 

October 21, 2016

The FDA's Canadian equivalent has 11 AERs associated with homeopathic teething remedies. However, when further researched, those that were considered serious adverse events were not associated at all with the teething products.

October 21, 2016

Premium yet affordable skin care brand Look Beauty has launched a new collection.

October 21, 2016

The company will be making 160,000 drug deactivation pouches to families at nearly 800 Walmart stores in Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia.