February 28, 2011

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new use for a Shire drug to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, Shire said Monday.

February 25, 2011

Watson Labs is hoping to be the first to market a generic version of a popular drug for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

February 23, 2011

Drug maker Forest Labs plans to acquire the developer of a recently approved antidepressant.

February 18, 2011



Following a dismal year 
in 2009, U.S. prestige beauty categories experienced an upswing in 2010 and, judging by the numbers, 2011 looks to be a positive year for prestige beauty.

February 17, 2011

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a psychiatric drug for treating bipolar disorder when used in combination with one of two other drugs.

February 9, 2011

Cosimo Policastro, EVP fine fragrances of Givaudan Fragrances, and Nancy Berger Cardone, VP and publisher of Marie Claire magazine, were honored Tuesday evening during the Beyond Beauty Gala in New York.

January 28, 2011

Spouses of older patients with diabetes tend to experience distress if the diabetic patient has symptoms of depression, according to a new study.

January 24, 2011

An investigational schizophrenia drug appears effective in reducing agitation in patients with the disease, according to results of a late-stage clinical trial published in the British Journal of Psychiatry.

January 19, 2011

Food Should Taste Good has launched the Touchdown Dance-Off contest, giving fans a chance to win $10,000.

January 18, 2011

Walmart's philanthropic arm announced a $2 million donation to help food banks save money on energy bills.

January 14, 2011

If only it were as easy as a voice in our heads screaming “Recalculating!” when we've taken that turn down the candy or chip aisle in the grocery store, then maybe diabetes and obesity wouldn’t quite be the epidemics that they are. Supervalu’s nutrition iQ comes about as close to an actual dietary GPS as you can get without affixing a Garmin to the shopping cart handle, and it’s a program that elevates the overall shopping experience to boot.

January 10, 2011

Drug maker Shionogi has launched a new medication for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, the company said Monday.

January 7, 2011

Giant Food this week said that over the course of 2010, the supermarket chain donated more than 2.4 million lbs. of food to local hunger-relief organizations.

January 6, 2011

It seems that Kraft Foods' Huddle to Fight Hunger program has reached the end zone.

January 5, 2011

BALTIMORE — If the government paid for drug cost incentives for Medicare patients with congestive heart failure, the program could recoup those costs and more by spending less on expensive hospitalizations for patients. 


That finding was one of several to emerge from research conducted by pharmacy students at the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy. The four students presented their findings on elderly drug adherence at the annual meeting of the Gerontology Society of America in New Orleans.

December 16, 2010

A supermarket chain, part of the Supervalu family of grocery stores, teamed up with the charitable arm of a professional football team to donate funds to end hunger in the area.

December 14, 2010

Kraft Foods is continuing its commitment to the fight against hunger with its football-themed hunger-relief initiative.

November 14, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved an attention deficit hyperactivity disorder drug for use...

November 11, 2010

A Southern California-based supermarket chain is assisting with hunger relief throughout November and December....

November 7, 2010

According to a study published in the November edition of Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal...

November 7, 2010

Whole Foods Market on Monday announced that it is supporting one organization's efforts to end...

November 2, 2010

A maker of all-natural chips has developed an initiative that gives back to its communities,...

October 29, 2010

SILVER SPRING , Md. (Oct. 29) The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for treating schizophrenia, the agency said Thursday.

The FDA announced the approval of Latuda (lurasidone hydrochloride), made by Fort Lee, N.J.-based Sunovion Pharmaceuticals. The drug is approved to treat adults with the disease, a mental illness that causes hallucinations, delusions, paranoia and disordered thinking and behavior.

October 28, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug for treating schizophrenia, the agency...