September 23, 2009

An organization representing the retail pharmacy industry is applauding a state government after announcing that...

September 23, 2009

A lab testing company is offering physicians a trial of its electronic prescribing system....

September 23, 2009

Prevention of such chronic diseases as diabetes, obesity and high blood pressure improves the lives...

September 23, 2009

Injected seasonal flu vaccines proved more efficacious — in other words, they provided better protection...

September 23, 2009

Shortly after announcing its largest flu prevention initiative, Walgreens stated it also will compound Tamiflu...

September 22, 2009

A company better known as a health insurer has opened two new walk-in clinics in...

September 22, 2009

Former MinuteClinic CEO Michael Howe has been appointed to the board of MEDNETWorld.com, a provider...

September 22, 2009

The not-for-profit organization charged with setting industry and professional standards to guide pharmacy practice and...

September 22, 2009

Increased demand for a popular antiviral drug, spurred by the worldwide influenza A(H1N1) pandemic, has...

September 22, 2009

Living conditions, not genetics, may account for the higher incidence of diabetes among African-Americans compared...

September 22, 2009

Measuring fat deposits in the pancreas could one day become a way to identify people...

September 21, 2009

A rhyming and rapping “hip-hop doc” will soon be reaching out to Americans around the...

September 21, 2009

The pharmaceutical supply chain is gearing up to distribute as many as 195 million doses...

September 21, 2009

A Johnson & Johnson Vision Care brand is promoting a new film by offering prizes...

September 21, 2009

A company that develops kits for compounding pharmacies has launched the latest addition to its...

September 21, 2009

Smokers who like a hint of clove or strawberry in their cigarettes will have to...

September 21, 2009

The head of drug maker Eli Lilly & Co.’s China division will become leader of...

September 21, 2009

Spurred by the growing urgency of the health-reform movement and its potential impact on their...

September 21, 2009

An organization representing the nation's independent pharmacies has praised a piece of legislation that calls...

September 21, 2009

Women undergoing treatment for breast cancer who switched to a Pfizer drug after taking standard...

September 20, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a fully automated blood screening test for HIV....

September 20, 2009

Faced with a continuing threat of reimbursement cuts from the federal agency that sets Medicaid...

September 20, 2009

The Food and Drug Administration has advised patients to avoid using asthma inhalers that may...

September 20, 2009

A generic pharmaceutical company has appointed a new executive to its branded drug division....