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Pharmacists’ services can prevent medication-related falls

More than 200 SLI attendees visited over 140 Capitol Hill offices

CDC report highlights need for more provider training with new vaccine

FDA released on Wednesday a plan to promote the development of biosimilars. The <a href="https://www.fda.gov/downloads/Drugs/DevelopmentApprovalProcess/HowDrugs…; target="_blank">Biosimilars Action Plan</a> is a key part of the administration's...

FDA announced Tuesday a new initiative to establish innovative approaches to increase access to a wider selection of nonprescription drug products for consumers.

How health care institutions are managing

Patients treated in urgent care centers were more likely to be prescribed antibiotics for antibiotic-inappropriate respiratory diagnoses, according to new research. The retrospective cohort study&#8212;from CDC's Danielle L.

New labels to include mental health, glycemic risks

FDA has approved tecovirimat (TPOXX&#8212;SIGA Technologies Inc.), the first drug with an indication for treatment of smallpox, the agency said Friday. The World Health Organization declared smallpox eradicated in 1980; however, there is concern that it could be used as a potential bioweapon.