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...

September 19, 2010

Kmart Pharmacy's more than 900 walk-in flu clinics will be open through Nov. 15 for...

September 16, 2010

California health officials and healthcare professionals are urging Californians to get vaccinated, as the state...

September 16, 2010

Drug-resistant bacterial infections recently have been reported in more than 20 states across the United...

September 16, 2010

Emergent BioSolutions has landed a $51 million contract from the Department of Health and Human...

September 16, 2010

In response to the outbreak of pertussis, or "whooping cough," in California, one drug store...

September 16, 2010

The heartbreaking news is that California is battling an unnerving whooping cough epidemic that unfortunately...

September 14, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved new dosing recommendations for children and adolescents using...