November 9, 2010

Even during a time when consumers are cutting back on healthcare expenditures, the probiotics category...

November 8, 2010

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have signed with Brickfish to launch a social...

November 8, 2010

A vaccine for a bacterial infection that affects the gastrointestinal tract has been granted expedited...

November 4, 2010

A brand of cheese sold at Costco stores has been linked to E. coli infections...

November 4, 2010

An investigative treatment for hepatitis C got strong results in patients who had failed previous...

November 3, 2010

A vaccine for the mosquito-borne illness dengue fever is in the final stages of development,...

November 2, 2010

A study presented last month before the European Respiratory Society Annual Congress determined that the...

October 31, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new treatment for bacterial infections made by...

October 25, 2010

An investigative vaccine made by Novartis appears to offer good protection against meningococcal disease in...

October 17, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved an additional use for a hepatitis drug....

October 13, 2010

Drug maker Boehringer Ingelheim and the Latino Commission on AIDS have launched a website targeted...

October 13, 2010

Identigene on Thursday officially unveiled its Identigene STD test kit, which currently is available over...

October 12, 2010

Safeway pharmacies in California are responding to the state's whooping cough (pertussis) emergency and now...

October 10, 2010

Humanity has come a long way since the days when people thought sickness came from...

October 10, 2010

Johnson & Johnson is set to buy the remaining portion of Dutch biotech company Crucell...

October 7, 2010

A new women's health, whole soy germ-based nutritional supplement containing natural S-equol reduced the frequency...

October 6, 2010

Underscoring its determination to be the nation’s premier source of flu immunization services, Walgreens on...

October 5, 2010

Generic drug maker Sagent Pharmaceuticals has launched two injectable antibiotics, the company said Tuesday....

October 4, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a generic drug for HIV made by a...

September 29, 2010

British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline has stopped a late-stage trial of a vaccine for genital herpes,...

September 28, 2010

GlaxoSmithKline has tapped soccer star Mia Hamm for its public health campaign to emphasize the...

September 27, 2010

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now is recommending that everybody older than 6...

September 26, 2010

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

September 19, 2010

Oragenics, a biopharmaceutical company, has announced that its oral care probiotics line, EvoraPlus, will be...