October 25, 2010

Cirrus Healthcare Products recently announced the launch of ClearEars, earplugs that contain a polymer to...

October 25, 2010

An investigative vaccine made by Novartis appears to offer good protection against meningococcal disease in...

October 25, 2010

Opening another front in its long campaign to extend electronic prescribing and health information technology...

October 24, 2010

In recognition of American Diabetes Month in November, MinuteClinic is offering complimentary A1c tests beginning...

October 21, 2010

A few days after it released a report on how awareness and education play an...

October 21, 2010

Seven months after President Obama signed the massive health-reform bill into law, Americans remain deeply...

October 21, 2010

The rate of diabetes among Americans is on an upswing and likely will reach epic...

October 21, 2010

Drug maker Hospira has launched a generic treatment for bacterial infections, Hospira said Thursday....

October 21, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new contraceptive from Warner Chilcott, the drug...

October 21, 2010

Sandoz has launched a generic antibiotic drug, the generics division of Swiss drug maker Novartis...

October 19, 2010

Americans can lower their total medical costs significantly by taking simple steps to prevent or...

October 18, 2010

American Diabetes Month will be celebrated this November, and the group leading the fight to...

October 18, 2010

Dr. Reddy's disclosed on Tuesday it will market a generic peptic ulcer treatment....

October 18, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug for treating insomnia made by Actavis,...

October 18, 2010

McNeil Consumer Healthcare has pulled a lot of Tylenol off the market, following complaints of...

October 17, 2010

Fera Pharmaceuticals has launched a preservative-free ointment for treating bacterial infections of the eye, the...

October 17, 2010

Spurred by a difficult economy, over-the-counter medications increasingly are playing a dual role for consumers...

October 17, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration granted approval for Teva's abbreviated new drug application to market...

October 14, 2010

A local Blue Cross chapter has gained national recognition for its pilot diabetes program....

October 14, 2010

The American Podiatric Medical Association recently issued a series of recommendations for runners, including the...

October 14, 2010

More young adults, particularly young women, are being hospitalized for diabetes-related issues, according to a...

October 14, 2010

When a patient isn’t showing a response to a medication, a common tactic the doctor...

October 14, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has approved two generic drugs by Mylan for treating hypertension,...

October 14, 2010

New research has found a Mediterranean diet can cut the risk of developing Type 2...