| May 5, 2013
You now can go to a Walgreens and get examined by a medical professional. Maybe your blood pressure is a little high, or you've suffered from asthma for years. Walgreens has prescription and over-the-counter medications for you.
And, on your way out...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Floridians would could save more than $260 million dollars a year if they just took their medications the way their doctors told them to, said a new report released today from CVS Caremark.
The Medication Adherence Report, which lists state-by-state...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 3:30 AM
Health care giant CVS Caremark Corp. is set to open on Tuesday a $67 million pharmacy distribution center in Mount Prospect that will serve its growing mail-service business.
The 150,000 square-foot center is expected to employ about 400 by the end of...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 5:54 PM
Since February, CVS Caremark has been pushing its pharmacists to enroll customers in a prescription-drug rewards program.
The benefit to customers is the opportunity to earn up to $50 a year in store credits that can be used to buy shampoo, toothpaste...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 2:30 AM
How you greeted the news that the Graham family had sold the legendary Washington Post probably depended on the first thing you do every morning, after you brush your teeth. If you turn on your computer and click to the day's news, you didn't even think...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 4:23 PM
A senior living facility proposed for a former lumberyard in Allentown received preliminary approval from the city’s planning commission Tuesday. Madison Gardens, a proposed 100-unit facility for people ages 62 and older, would be built by Home...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 3:20 PM
You might be buying a calculator, but you don’t need one to know that the cost of back-to-school shopping adds up.
But there are ways to save when shopping for school supplies, as local residents have found out.
Strategies include using coupons...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 8:29 AM
August is going to be an exciting month for the new Storrs Center. Much of the second phase of the mixed-use development is set, while those that moved in last year are celebrating their first anniversary.
Phase two of Storrs Center, located feet from...
| Aug 2, 2013
The following activities will be offered at the Arnold Senior Activity Center, 44 Church Road. Information: 410-222-1922:
Cultural Influences of Motown Music with instructor Nat Martin meets from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursdays....
| Jul 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
It's easy to feel overwhelmed by those endless rows of cosmetics at your local drugstore. The products are plentiful, peppering an expanse of shelves in a dizzying array of compacts, lip stains and neon-tube mascaras, all housed in tightly sealed...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:36 PM
One of the longest-running special-interest food fights in the state Capitol was renewed Tuesday morning when a House committee waded back into a debate over whether doctors should be allowed to charge higher prices than pharmacies when they prescribe...