January 27, 2011

Seniors of Hispanic descent are far less likely to become immunized against the flu or pneumonia, compared with white seniors, according to a new RAND study released earlier this week.

January 24, 2011

As many as 71% of cough-cold sufferers in search of decongestant relief oppose a prescription requirement for pseudoephedrine, according to a survey commissioned by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America released Monday.

January 20, 2011

Mylan subsidiary Dey Pharma has launched a mobile application for patients at risk of severe allergic reactions, which is tied to its EpiPen product.

November 15, 2010

An investigative treatment for allergies made by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries appears to work, according to...

November 14, 2010

Most patients with mild persistent asthma overuse a drug combination despite an apparent lack of...

November 7, 2010

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation announced on Monday that it will partner with CVS/pharmacy and Warner...

October 31, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new treatment for bacterial infections made by...

October 26, 2010

Drug maker Pharmaxis got promising results from an investigative treatment for cystic fibrosis, the company...

October 3, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has awarded almost $3 million for tuberculosis research, the agency...

August 31, 2010

Bausch & Lomb on Wednesday launched its advertising campaign for Alaway, the 12-hour eye itch...

July 18, 2010

Some stolen inhalers for patients with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease have turned up...

June 6, 2010

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

June 6, 2010

Despite the fact that H1N1 spiked awareness levels around cold and flu, overall illness rates...

June 1, 2010

Johnson & Johnson’s biotech division said Tuesday that it had acquired a small company that...

May 26, 2010

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America on Thursday released its new list of the...

April 14, 2010

As trees blossom and shed their pollen, and grasses and weeds germinate in yards, MinuteClinic...

April 12, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration will start phasing out asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...

April 1, 2010

The rate of reported tuberculosis cases in the United States has decreased more than 11%...

March 28, 2010

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

March 21, 2010

"The Biggest Loser" and "Days of Our Lives" star Alison Sweeney will join McNeil Consumer...

March 10, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has given orphan drug designation to an investigational treatment for...

March 9, 2010

A Food and Drug Administration committee has recommended approval for an investigational drug for treating...

March 4, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration is reviewing a drug for treating a lung condition that...

February 17, 2010

Drugs belonging to the class called long-acting beta agonists should never be used alone for...