January 10, 2011

The healthcare system needs to find ways to help patients with such complex therapies as chronic heart disease to simplify and centralize their medication management and create a "pharmacy home" to improve medication adherence, according to a new study conducted by researchers from Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital and CVS Caremark.

January 10, 2011

A leading wholesale distributor of prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceuticals announced the retirement of its CEO.

December 23, 2010

Scientists at the Harvard School of Public Health and collaborators from other institutions have identified a natural substance in dairy fat that substantially may reduce the risk of Type 2 diabetes.

December 7, 2010

Razor bump eliminator Bump Patrol has announced the debut of its "Smooth Crew" as part of an education campaign to help wipe out razor bumps, a common shaving problem, particularly among men of color.

December 3, 2010

According to a report in the December 2010 issue of the Harvard Health Letter, Americans are maintaining intimacy through their 60s, 70s and even 80s.

November 24, 2010

A new study published in the Nov. 22 issue of Archives of Internal Medicine suggested there is a two-way relationship between depression and diabetes.

November 15, 2010

There is a direct correlation between the amount of a patient's out-of-pocket co-pay and prescription...

October 26, 2010

Supplementing with fish oils could help improve gum health, according to research published in the...

October 14, 2010

A local Blue Cross chapter has gained national recognition for its pilot diabetes program....

September 26, 2010

A study sponsored by Kaz, the manufacturer of Vicks humidifiers, found that such devices as...

August 30, 2010

A new study conducted by investigators at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital suggested...

June 3, 2010

Now, it’s up to the doctors....

October 15, 2009

Nonadherence to prescription medications is a big problem — a $200 billion-a-year problem for the...