June 27, 2016

Mylan announced Monday that it has launched Dutasteride Capsules, 0.5 mg, the generic version of GlaxoSmithKline's Avodart Capsules, in the U.S.

June 27, 2016

As public health authorities seek to raise awareness about HIV testing, a study funded by the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Foundation is evaluating a model that may provide patients with increased access to HIV and Hepatitis C testing, and link patients to a specialized physician or health department as needed for further care.

June 27, 2016

Ten additional companies have signed on to participate in the Vision 2027 attraction at the 2016 National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Total Store Expo, which will be held Aug. 6-9 in Boston.

June 27, 2016

Pharmasave announced that its pharmacists have been trained to be leaders in providing medication therapy management programs.

June 27, 2016

A new report from Kline shows that the U.S. beauty market is being driven by technological advancements that allow personalized engagement between retailer and shopper.

June 27, 2016

The Rite Aid Foundation pledged a $50,000 donation to the American Red Cross West Virginia Region over the weekend to help the victims, families and communities affected by this month's historic flooding.

June 27, 2016

The Price Relief, Innovation and Competition for Essential Drugs (PRICED) Act would amend the Public Health Service act to change the exclusivity period from 12 years to seven years. 

June 27, 2016

Walmart Canada has appointed Lee Tappenden, COO, Walmart Canada to the position of president and CEO, Walmart Canada, effective Aug. 15.

June 24, 2016

A company run by moms who are aiming to redefine "healthy" packaged organic food for kids is launching a new line of crackers.

June 24, 2016
Vaxchora is the only FDA-approved vaccine to prevent cholera in travelers 18 to 64 years of age. 
June 24, 2016

"In the 12 years since [Eileen Howard Boone joined CVS Health], she’s become the embodiment of the alignment between the company’s profitmaking and philanthropic goals," CSM wrote.

June 24, 2016

The longer shelf life will make it easier for healthcare providers and pharmacies to stock Flublok and vaccinate people throughout the influenza season.

June 24, 2016
LexisNexis® Health Care, the leader in provider verification, introduces the Identity Intelligence Suite, a continuum of data-powered solutions that enable a multi-dimensional perspective and deeper understanding of providers, members and patients. 
June 24, 2016

The Congressmen’s statements add fuel to feedback that the APhA provided to the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health earlier this month on how to improve and sustain the Medicare program.

June 24, 2016

A leader in healthy, organic snacking is launching a lineup of Organic Supersnacks in new bold packaging.

June 24, 2016

"The health care market is evolving to a value-based model, and it's more important than ever for community pharmacies to evolve their business model today," stated Bradley Arthur, NCPA president.

June 24, 2016

A new brand called Planet H2O is rolling out a new line of bottled alkaline water that contains minerals such as calcium, magnesium, potassium and silica that promote good health and growth.

June 24, 2016

The drug is indicated to treat mild to moderate active and in remission Crohn’s disease in the ileum and/or ascending colon. 

June 24, 2016

WellCare of Georgia Medicaid members will receive a 20% increase in their credit toward OTC supplies and an annual eye exam and eye care supplies, including OTC reading glasses, eyewashes and eye drops, are free.

June 23, 2016

Paul McKenzie joined Biogen in February from Johnson & Johnson, where had most recently been J&J’s VP research and development for its Ethicon business. 

June 23, 2016

ACIP continues to recommend annual flu vaccination, with either the inactivated influenza vaccine or recombinant influenza vaccine, for everyone 6 months and older.

June 23, 2016

A pair of entrepreneurial moms from Colorado are finding success in the personal care products industry after creating a toxin-free line of kid's hair products made with plant-derived ingredients that are also GMO-, gluten- and allergen-free and come with an attainable price tag. (CNBC)

June 23, 2016

Specifically, CMS' proposed guidance would standardize the reporting by PDP sponsors of price concessions received from, and incentive payments made to, participating network pharmacies.

June 23, 2016

The beverage cooler is not just for energy drinks, juices and water anymore, not with a new drinkable soup product from a startup called Sonoma Brands.