April 21, 2011

An Ohio Department of Health study released Wednesday estimated that Ohio’s H1N1 vaccination efforts prevented 64 deaths, 1,400 hospitalizations and 310,402 cases of influenza during the 2009 H1N1 pandemic. The study also estimated that Ohio’s vaccination efforts saved the state $8.4 million in H1N1-related hospitalization costs.

February 25, 2011

Kroger is highlighting immunization against the flu this season on the company's website.

January 31, 2011

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

January 24, 2011

Influenza activity in the United States decreased across several indicators, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Friday, though the agency projected that illness rates for the season have not yet peaked.

January 11, 2011

Despite an increase in flu activity, a recent CVS/pharmacy survey showed that 56% of respondents still had not received their flu shot, although 93% were aware that there already have been reported cases of the flu this season, the pharmacy retailer stated.

November 10, 2010

A new report from the Institute of Medicine applauded pharmacy's role in the public health...

September 19, 2010

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

September 7, 2010

Concerns about last year's H1N1 virus have had an impact on Americans' hand-washing habits, according...

September 6, 2010

Regional pharmacy chain Kerr Drug is kicking off its immunization program early this year to...

August 30, 2010

The American Academy of Pediatrics released a policy statement regarding its recommendations for routine use...

August 22, 2010

CVS/pharmacy and MinuteClinic have announced that flu shots now are available at all of their...

August 22, 2010

In the aftermath of the H1N1 flu pandemic that dominated airwaves during last year’s cough-cold-flu...

August 10, 2010

The World Health Organization's director-general Margaret Chan issued a statement on Tuesday that the H1N1...

June 6, 2010

H1N1 proved to be a significant driver behind cough-cold sales this past season, though overall...

May 16, 2010

Only 12% of adults think they had the flu this past winter, fewer than the...

March 28, 2010

More people felt the 2009-2010 cough-cold season was “about the same” or only “slightly worse”...

February 28, 2010

Not even the threat of an H1N1 flu pandemic could shake today’s recession-minded employee from...

February 25, 2010

A panel of immunization experts reporting to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on...

February 22, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration’s Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee on Monday recommended...

February 18, 2010

Patients who received a dose of between 5 and 45 micrograms of an investigational flu...

February 18, 2010

During a press conference held Thursday, the World Health Organization updated the status of the...

February 17, 2010

For the week ended Feb. 6, visits to doctors for influenza-like illness nationally increased slightly...

February 7, 2010

Negotiations between Novavax and ROVI Pharmaceuticals collapsed after the two companies failed to find common...

February 4, 2010

Not even the threat of an H1N1 flu pandemic could shake today’s recession-minded employee from...