July 12, 2016

The agency has acted on 90% of the generic drug and prior approval supplement applications pending as of Oct. 1, 2012 — which puts it more than a year ahead of its final deadline of Sept. 30, 2017. 

July 12, 2016

Based on Medicare adherence numbers among diabetic patients, the IMS Institute estimates that complications from type 2 diabetes will cost about $100 billion annually in the United States, with $4 billion attributable to Medicare patients. 

July 12, 2016

The first Health:Further – Retail Tomorrow partnership initiative will feature executives from Johnson & Johnson and Wakefern Food Corp.

July 12, 2016

Leading natural brand Kashi is launching a new and refreshed brand identity that reflects its belief that food should not only taste good, but do good.

July 12, 2016

Now McKesson can offer health plans a more complete portfolio that can automate their medical policy, payment policy, value-based reimbursement models, provider management and contract management.

July 12, 2016

Dove Men+Care Hair is launching an innovative campaign that aims to show how physical and environmental stressors affect the health of men's hair.

July 12, 2016

General Mills is following new consumer-driven food trends with its lineup of products launching this summer around the world. 

July 12, 2016

The move is aimed at Nichi-Iko becoming one of the top 10 global generics leaders, and the companies said acquiring Sagent will boost Nichi-Iko’s ability to commercialize its biosimilar pipeline and increase its presence in injectables.

July 12, 2016

HealthCorps is a national non-profit organization that gives teens tools to improve physical and mental health so they can learn to live more productive and happier lives.

July 12, 2016

FDA approval of the 2016/17 formulation of Flublok means that Flublok is on track to ship to healthcare providers in early August.   

July 12, 2016

Roundy's CEO will retire this fall, after which he will serve as a strategic adviser for parent company Kroger.

July 12, 2016

The American consumer has an extreme case of Attention Deficit Disorder. And though it may be largely self-inflicted, it nonetheless makes the job of breaking through exponentially more difficult for retailers and brand marketers.

July 12, 2016

"Our relationship with Western Union allows us to offer customers even more value by providing a reliable option when it comes to moving money or facilitating bill payments," stated Tony Sadler, VP store operations Rite Aid.

July 11, 2016

The American Pharmacists Association has developed an overview of requirements and a more detailed summary that highlights key aspects of the rule and requirements relevant to pharmacists.

July 11, 2016

“The CRN has set the standards for quality, safety, and efficacy in its commitment to the consumer — something Piping Rock has always stood for," stated Scott Rudolph, CEO at Piping Rock Health Products. 

July 11, 2016

iHealth's software platform and devices make it easy for consumers to track their health vitals, including blood pressure monitoring, weight, glucose levels, activity levels and blood oxygen levels.

July 11, 2016

The Pushtronex system is an on-body infusor with a pre-filled cartridge with a 420-mg monthly dose of the cholesterol-lowering drug, one of two new drugs in a class of PCSK9 inhibitors. 

July 11, 2016

Before retiring in 1999, Richard Swain founded and was president of Valu Merchandisers, a general merchandise supplier for supermarkets, a subsidiary of Kansas City based Associated Wholesale Grocers.

July 11, 2016

Vollmer, who has been Iroko’s president since March 2015 has been in the pharmaceutical industry for more than 25 years, including his role as one of three founders of Endo Pharmaceuticals.

July 11, 2016

The drug is indicated to treat newly diagnosed tumors called glioblastoma multiforme alongside radiotherapy and then as a maintenance treatment. 

July 11, 2016

The National Association of Professional Women has inducted Walgreens' Andrea Collaro into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle 2015-2016, Fra Noi, Chicago's Italian American Voice, reported Sunday. The honor recognizes Collaro for her leadership in health and wellness, the paper noted. As senior director of brand management and product development for Walgreens Boots Alliance, Collaro oversees all products under the Walgreens banner. (Fra Noi)

July 11, 2016

Bon Voyage is formulated with a clinically tested ingredient, Neuravena, which works to promote better travel experiences by enhancing alertness, relieving stress and boosting cognitive function.

July 11, 2016

Newman's Own is leveraging the popularity of organics as well as its salad dressings by adding five new flavors to its portfolio.

July 11, 2016

A Canadian dental team is launching a new toothpick that aims to make flossing a thing of the past.