Vitamin C can kill a virulent form of tuberculosis, researchers in New York have found.
Actavis will acquire Warner Chilcott for $8.5 billion, the drug maker said.
Kerr Drug has introduced a new prescription-synchronization service, the retail pharmacy chain said Monday.
The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy has appointed the leader of a cancer-focused specialty pharmacy to its board of directors.
A California health executive has been appointed to Rite Aid's board of directors, the retail pharmacy chain said.
A recent survey commissioned on behalf of a pharmacy benefit manager trade group found a high degree of satisfaction among Medicare Part D beneficiaries with preferred pharmacy plans.
Target is hoping to tap Silicon Valley talent in developing its omnichannel business, the company said.
Regional chain Bartell Drugs will sponsor a food drive starting on Sunday, the company said.
Long Island University's Brooklyn, N.Y., campus has given C.O. Bigelow Apothecaries owner Ian Ginsberg its Distinguished Alumnus Award, the university said.
A Food and Drug Administration panel will consider whether to recommend approval for an experimental painkiller in July, the drug's developer said Friday.
Hospira has reappointed its chief scientific officer after he briefly left the country earlier this year, the generic drug maker said.
Mylan has launched a generic drug for treating cholesterol, the company said.
Target is looking to compete with the likes of Netflix and Hulu with a video-streaming service it is beta testing with employees, according to published reports.
The mayor of the nation's capital announced Thursday plans to include calorie information on vending machines in municipal buildings.
"Numerous" physicians in Pennsylvania are supporting a bill that would expand the range of immunizations that pharmacists can provide, a state pharmacy group said Thursday.
Meijer will sell cupcake stands customized in local school colors under a partnership with the stands' Michigan-based manufacturer.
The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy has launched an online resource with clinical and business-related content in more than 20 therapeutic categories, the group said Thursday.
Food Lion has revamped 178 of its stores and hired 800 new employees, the Delhaize Group-owned supermarket chain said.
The Senate voted overwhelmingly to confirm a former Virginia Health and Human Services secretary as administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Target has launched the fall 2013 collection of Sonia Kashuk beauty products at its stores, the mass merchandise chain said.
Walmart opened a new small-format store on the campus of Arizona State University as part of a pilot program, the mass merchandise retailer said.
The makers of a pill bottle that uses wireless technology to keep patients adherent won the grand prize at a recent healthcare innovation contest.
Acosta Sales and Marketing has appointed two new executives, the company said.
A federal drug track-and-trace bill has made it out of a congressional committee.
The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug for a type of lung cancer.