April 25, 2011


In the May issue of Consumer Reports, a report found that such independents as McKesson’s Health Mart franchise group are delivering the goods.


McKesson helped capitalize on what has always been an exemplary Health Mart patient experience at the top of last year with a multi-
million-dollar ad campaign that included an ad during the New Orleans Saints/Indianapolis Colts Super Bowl. That 2010 campaign featured real Health Mart pharmacists with stories on how they have impacted their local communities by taking the time to care and provide special services.


April 22, 2011

Many children with Type 1 diabetes have other autoimmune disorders as well, according to published reports.

April 13, 2011

Healthcare reform has remained a major subject of debate since President Barack Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act last March, but what the law means for diabetes care was the particular focus of a conference call with diabetes stakeholders Tuesday.

March 31, 2011

Patients that have been handling their diabetes for a long time are less likely to experience complications, according to a new study conducted by Joslin Diabetes Center researchers.

March 28, 2011

A study published online in the journal Diabetes Care, and slated for the April print issue, suggested that counting carbohydrates could lead to an improvement in quality of life and a reduction in body mass index and waist circumference in patients with Type 1 diabetes who receive continuous subcutaneous insulin infusions.

March 16, 2011

Perrigo on Wednesday named Tony Schott VP diabetes care for the consumer healthcare division.

March 9, 2011

An informational and community website for people with diabetes has kicked off its fourth annual design challenge, a Web-based competition that calls for fresh ideas for new devices, Web applications or other instruments designed to help people live better with the disease.

March 7, 2011

In an effort to deliver to shoppers a whole health-focused shopping experience, Supervalu’s pharmacy and grocery teams are working closely together to develop innovative service offerings that cut across three platforms: preventive care, diabetes care and medication therapy management. The chain clearly is demonstrating its focus on being a one-stop health solution for its shoppers.

January 19, 2011

In partnership with Bayer Healthcare Diabetes Care and Novo Nordisk, Giant Eagle is offering its customers free in-store diabetes screenings.

November 10, 2010

In line with American Diabetes Month, Bayer Diabetes Care released a video featuring pop star...

November 3, 2010

One of the nation's largest drug store chains and its retail clinic subsidiary will offer...

November 2, 2010

The Diabetes Hands Foundation is kicking off an annual initiative, designed to promote exercise and...

October 24, 2010

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

October 14, 2010

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

September 30, 2010

Diabetes could partially be related to air pollution, according to a new study....

September 30, 2010

UltiMed, a company that makes insulin-delivery devices, has named a new executive....

August 11, 2010

The prevalence of diabetic retinopathy, an eye disease caused by diabetes, has increased among diabetic...

August 5, 2010

One of the many challenges for people with Type 1 diabetes is management of the...

May 13, 2010

The launch of CVS Caremark's Pharmacy Advisor program is important on several fronts; not only...

May 10, 2010

A healthcare services company has installed its retail pharmacy digital advertising network in more than...

May 9, 2010

MinuteClinic is offering free A1c tests, sponsored by Bayer Diabetes Care, through June 12 to...

February 4, 2010

It has been coined "The Oprah Effect" and it is the notion that if you're...

September 27, 2009

It’s not wireless, but that doesn’t necessarily matter — the significance of a product like...

September 13, 2009

Want to reach and effectively communicate with today’s diabetics? Then communicate with them through the...