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  • New class of cholesterol drugs     Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 1:19 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu reports on news out about a special new drug that could combat cholesterol.

  • CNBC's Steve Liesman reports how participants of CNBC's All-America Economic Survey view Obamacare, and raising the minimum wage.

  • CNBC's All-America survey: Marijuana views     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 1:22 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports 56 percent of participants supported the legalization of marijuana in their town.

  • Why drug treatment prices vary     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 1:08 PM ET

    The U.S. government is prohibited by law from negotiating drug prices, reports CNBC's Sheila Dharmarajan.

  • NJ pot bill: Garden State going green?     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 11:32 AM ET

    Senator Nicholas Scutari, D-N.J., discusses the bill he introduced that would allow adults to purchase and grow a limited amount of marijuana for personal use in New Jersey.

  • March 25- Walgreen Co, operator of the largest U.S. drugstore chain, on Tuesday reported a rise in quarterly sales but said a slowdown in the introduction of higher-profit generic medicines cut into its gross profit margin.

  • The group sent a letter on Sunday to chief executive officers of Wal-Mart Stores Inc, supermarket operators Kroger Co, Safeway Inc, which operate pharmacies, and drugstore chains Walgreen Co and Rite Aid Corp.. Wal-Mart, Walgreen, Rite Aid and Kroger all said they were reviewing the letter, while Safeway did not respond to requests for comment.

  • The companies receiving a letter on Sunday from the group were Wal-Mart Stores Inc, supermarket operators Kroger Co, Safeway Inc, which operate pharmacies, and drugstore chains Walgreen Co and Rite Aid Corp..

  • ADHD big money for big pharma     Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 2:49 PM ET

    CNBC's Sheila Dharmarajan reports 15 percent of high school aged children are diagnosed with ADHD, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.

  • Doctor concerned about ADHD misdiagnosis     Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014 | 2:48 PM ET

    Dr. Richard Saul wrote a book called "ADHD Does Not Exist." Saul is certain attention ADHD, or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder exists only in its symptoms. The condition does not exist.

  • Deep discounting eats into Costco's holiday profit Thursday, 6 Mar 2014 | 9:55 AM ET
    A Costco store in Alhambra, Calif.

    Costco Wholesale's profit fell 15 percent, missing estimates, hurt by weaker gross margins in its fresh-food business and some non-foods merchandises.

  • Discussing the regulations for affordable medicine, with Mylan CEO Heather Bresch. She also discusses growth strategies for the company.

  • Starbuds of Denver owner Brian Ruden says the next step in his business is to get more "growth capacity" to handle the demand.

  • InterMune CEO: Drug trials bring hope     Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 2:21 PM ET

    InterMune president & CEO Dan Welch says positive drug trial results bring hope to patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, and discusses the volatility in its stock.

  • Drugmakers focus on hepatitis C     Tuesday, 25 Feb 2014 | 1:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports the pharmaceutical companies are developing oral therapies for the condition that could replace current treatments.

  • Target staff say they warned of security flaws Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 5:48 PM ET

    At least one analyst at Target pushed for an investigation into payment systems after government and industry reports.

  • New pot banking rules     Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 2:01 PM ET

    NBC's Pete Williams reports the government has issued guidance for banks servicing legal marijuana businesses. CNBC's Jane Wells provides insight.

  • Feb 11- CVS Caremark Corp stuck to its 2014 sales forecast on Tuesday, a week after announcing it was giving up its $2 billion a year tobacco business, and said sales at its drugstores are off to a good start this year.

  • Feb 5- CVS Caremark Corp said on Wednesday that it would stop selling tobacco products at its 7,600 stores by October, becoming the first national drugstore chain in the United States to take cigarettes off the shelves.

  • Feb 5- CVS Caremark Corp said on Wednesday that it would stop selling tobacco products at its 7,600 stores by October, becoming the first national drugstore chain in the United States to take cigarettes off the shelf. "I think it will put pressure on other retailers who want to be in healthcare," said CVS Caremark Chief Medical Officer Dr.