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Pharmacy robberies sweeping US
A wave of pharmacy robberies is sweeping the United States as desperate addicts and ruthless dealers turn to violence...
Novartis, physicians foster ethical relationship
When drug maker Novartis AG tapped a Massachusetts General Hospital cardiologist to run its global research...
AT&T, Vitality offer wireless pill caps
AT&T announced that it will be partnering with Vitality to sell Vitality GlowCaps on Amazon.com. The AT&T...
Coupons for patients, but higher bills for insurers
With drug prices rising and many people out of work, pharmaceutical companies are increasingly helping patients with...
So young and so many pills
These days, the medicine cabinet is truly a family affair. More than a quarter of U.S. kids and teens are taking a...
Drug Maker to Settle Kickback, Off-Label Allegations for $41M
Kos Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Abbott Laboratories, will pay more than $41 million to resolve criminal and civil...
Web Exclusive: Pharmacist-Physician Collaboration Improves Outcomes
Two studies indicate that adding pharmacists  to the primary care team for joint care management increases medical...
Independence Blue Cross adding MinuteClinics to network
Philadelphia-based Independence Blue Cross will soon add MinuteClinics' health centers of Minneapolis to its PPO...
Medicare officials advise seniors to shop around
Federal health officials encouraged Medicare participants to shop around for their prescription drug coverage next year...
Children’s health insurance hits wall on growth
The modest spending increase that Congress approved for a popular children’s health insurance program will...