September 28, 2008

A study has found that handing a patient in a hospital from one medical or...

September 28, 2008

In times of uncertainty and economic turmoil, Americans still have to eat and take their medicines. That essential marketplace truism isn’t lost on supermarket pharmacy operators. Trading on the enormous appeal of one-stop shopping convenience, growing demands among consumers for healthier eating alternatives, and their own growing ability to merge the health and prevention expertise of their pharmacy staff with the nutritional benefits offered in the food aisles, food-store operators continue to elevate the role their pharmacy departments play in overall store performance.

September 28, 2008

Take Care Health Systems, which is owned by Walgreens, has opened two new clinics in...

September 28, 2008

Teva Pharmaceuticals has released its 80 mg pravastatin sodium tablets USP, the company announced Monday....

September 28, 2008

Wegmans is harkening to the past. The family-owned grocery chain announced Thursday that it would...

September 25, 2008

As Congress went through its final push before the elections, Warren Bryant, chairman of the...

September 25, 2008

The Food and Drug Administration’s Office of Combination Products announced last week that it will...

September 25, 2008

GNC on Wednesday shipped nearly 50,000 packages of Pepto-Bismol, Alka-Seltzer, Zicam, Band-Aids and more to...

September 25, 2008

Ligand Pharmaceutical plans to buy New Jersey biotech Pharmacopeia for as much as $70 million,...

September 25, 2008

Longs Drug Stores will open a new store in Madera, Calif., the retail pharmacy chain...

September 25, 2008

MedHelp, an online health community connecting people to medical experts, information and shared experiences, and...

September 25, 2008

Retail pharmacies in Ontario are being paid far less for prescriptions dispensed under Canada’s healthcare...

September 25, 2008

Two studies released Thursday have shown that Wyeth’s menopause drug Aprela reduced symptoms of menopause...

September 25, 2008

Wegmans on Thursday announced that the grocer would re-adopt a logo that harkens back to...

September 24, 2008

Cryo-Cell International will launch its C’elle service in seven countries in Asia, Europe and Latin...

September 24, 2008

The potential acquisition of Longs Drug Stores has taken yet another turn as the company...

September 24, 2008

A new study has found that Medicare recipients who go from using generic to branded...

September 24, 2008

The House Committee on Energy and Commerce and its Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigation have...

September 24, 2008

Elderly people receive fewer benefits from Medicare than they would get from a large employer’s...

September 24, 2008

Longs has announced that it will offer flu immunizations at more than 400 stores in...

September 24, 2008

Luminex and BD are collaborating to create diagnostic tests for cancer, the companies said Tuesday...

September 24, 2008

Researchers at Jefferson Medical College’s Kimmel Cancer Center have found a way to kill pancreatic...

September 24, 2008

Beginning Sept. 29, Rite Aid will makes its RX Savings Card available across the chain,...

September 24, 2008

Rite Aid on Thursday reported revenues of $6.5 billion and a net loss of $222...