18 May 2016

Walgreens Launches CF Champions Program to Support Cystic Fibrosis Patients and Caregivers

Walgreens launches CF Champions: Navigating the Journey, Together program to support cystic fibrosis patients and caregivers. Four Champions share their experiences living with the disease and ideas for meeting challenges.
17 May 2016

Walgreens Makes Naloxone Available Without Requiring a Prescription in all New Mexico Pharmacies

As part of its comprehensive national plan to combat drug abuse, Walgreens today announced it has expanded the availability of naloxone, a potentially lifesaving opioid antidote, without requiring a physician’s prescription to all of its New Mexico pharmacies, in accordance with state pharmacy regulations.
10 May 2016

Walgreens Addresses Growing Need for Mental Health Resources with New Platform, Campaign and Access to Expanded Services

Mental health conditions affect approximately 1-in-5 Americans each year – more than heart disease or diabetes1 - however it’s estimated more than half of those affected don’t or may never seek treatment. With many barriers and challenges facing both patients and the mental health system, Walgreens today is launching a new mental health platform and campaign to help meet the growing need for resources and access to care.
03 May 2016

Walgreens Makes Life Saving Naloxone Available Without Prescription in New Jersey Pharmacies

As part of its comprehensive national plan to combat drug abuse, Walgreens today announced it has made naloxone, a lifesaving opioid antidote, available without a prescription in all of its New Jersey pharmacies in accordance with state pharmacy regulations.
28 April 2016

A Mild Flu Season for Most of U.S., but Arizona, Texas See Most Activity According to Season-ending Walgreens Flu Index

With flu activity winding down in the U.S., Walgreens today announced the top markets (DMAs) and states for flu activity for the season, according to its season-ending Walgreens Flu Index™ examining aggregate prescription data from November 2015 through mid-April 2016.
25 April 2016

Walgreens Makes Life Saving Naloxone Available Without Prescription in Alabama Pharmacies

As part of its comprehensive national plan to combat drug abuse, Walgreens today announced it has made naloxone, a lifesaving opioid antidote, available without a prescription in all of its Alabama pharmacies in accordance with state pharmacy regulations.
22 April 2016

Walgreens Leads Fight Against Prescription Drug Abuse in California with New Program to Help Curb Misuse of Medications and the Rise in Overdose Deaths

Walgreens today announced that it has implemented the first of two programs in California to combat drug abuse, part of a comprehensive national plan announced earlier this year to address key contributors to the crisis.
18 April 2016

SSM Health to Operate Retail Clinics at 27 St. Louis Area Walgreens Locations

Walgreens and SSM Health have signed an agreement to expand their relationship, through which SSM Health will own and operate the clinical practice and management of operations of 27 retail health clinics within Walgreens stores across the St. Louis region, including four clinics in Illinois.
11 April 2016

Walgreens Makes Life Saving Naloxone Available Without Prescription in Pennsylvania Pharmacies

As part of its comprehensive national plan to combat drug abuse, Walgreens today announced it has made naloxone, a potentially lifesaving opioid antidote, available without requiring a prescription from an individual’s physician in all of its Pennsylvania pharmacies in accordance with state pharmacy regulations.