May 3, 2011

Walgreens has donated $100,000 to the American Red Cross to aid those affected by the storms and tornadoes that recently hit the Southeast.

April 28, 2011

Winn-Dixie Stores announced that, with the sale of its Deep South beverage manufacturing facility, it has completed its program to sell all noncore manufacturing operations.

April 13, 2011

A bill passed by the Georgia House of Representatives Tuesday will restrict the sale of products containing pseudoephedrine to only pharmacies — a factor that will eliminate PSE products for sale at any gas stations, convenience stores and mass merchants/supermarkets without a pharmacy.

March 28, 2011

Ten states could reap significant savings by increasing the use of generic drugs in their state Medicaid programs, the Generic Pharmaceutical Association said Monday in response to a report by the American Enterprise Institute, a conservative think tank.

March 28, 2011

The Diabetes Research Institute Foundation on Wednesday announced that the first-ever Walk with Walgreens Family Fun Day & Health Fair will take place April 10 at 14 locations across Florida.

March 7, 2011

Meda Consumer Healthcare recently was named the grand winner of the MAX Awards for excellence in marketing for the relaunch of Bifera, an over-the-counter supplement that offers two types of iron — protein- and plant-based.

February 18, 2011

A drug used to treat high cholesterol, which will lose patent protection and face generic competition starting this year, also may help prevent blindness in people with diabetes, according to a study by researchers at the University of Georgia.

February 10, 2011

Tri-Land Properties has broken ground for the redevelopment of The Crossings at Four Corners here in Smyrna, Ga. The 8-acre site will be home to Kroger’s largest supermarket in the Atlanta area: a 96,000-sq.-ft. grocer replete with fuel station, a wine shop and drive-through pharmacy.

January 31, 2011

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday updated the nation’s influenza status.

December 1, 2010

For the week ended Nov. 20, influenza activity increased slightly across the Southeast while remaining relatively low throughout the rest of the country, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Tuesday.

November 10, 2010

Sam’s Club locations on Wednesday kicked off “Hugo Salutes Our Veterans,” a national program that...

October 24, 2010

Korean retailer Mega Mart took the wraps off its first U.S. store on Oct. 8,...

September 21, 2010

Newt Gingrich, former House speaker and founder of the Center for Health Transformation, unveiled a...

August 23, 2010

Drug advertisements that tie disease risks with family history can influence consumers' choice of medications...

August 15, 2010

Adding plenty of fire power to the rapidly improving image of community pharmacists as essential...

August 1, 2010

Vitamin D deficiency is associated with arterial stiffness, a risk factor for heart disease and...

July 12, 2010

An online health services portal for Hispanic consumers and businesses is getting a name change....

June 30, 2010

The Natural Products Association on Thursday announced that Elizabeth Hurst has been named to the...

June 22, 2010

The National Community Pharmacists Association expressed its support Tuesday for the candidacy of Gerry Purcell...

April 13, 2010

Rite Aid and Aveeno are sponsoring the Skin Cancer Foundation's Road to Healthy Skin Tour,...

March 30, 2010

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention still is recommending people who have not yet...

February 3, 2008

Kimberly-Clark has announced the launch of its new DentaBurst Freshening Teeth Cleaners for clean teeth...