07 January 2016

Walgreens Flu Index™ for Week of Jan. 3, 2016

While activity remains relatively low across most of the U.S., The Walgreens Flu Index™ data continues to suggest slight increases in flu activity in a number of markets.
04 January 2016

Ellen DeGeneres To Receive Fourth Annual People's Choice Award For Favorite Humanitarian

The People’s Choice Awards and CBS announced today that Ellen DeGeneres will receive the fourth annual People’s Choice Award for Favorite Humanitarian, presented by Walgreens, during the live awards show from the Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, January 6th, 2016 (9:00-11:00 PM, ET/delayed PT) on the CBS Television Network. 
31 December 2015

Walgreens Flu Index™ for Week of Dec. 27, 2015

The Walgreens Flu Index™ is a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information, and ranking of those experiencing the highest incidences of influenza across the country. The Flu Index does not provide data measuring actual levels or severity of flu activity, but rather, illustrates which populations are experiencing the most incidences each week based on Index methodology.
24 December 2015

Walgreens Flu Index™ for Week of Dec. 20, 2015

The Walgreens Flu Index™ is a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information, and ranking of those experiencing the highest incidences of influenza across the country. The Flu Index does not provide data measuring actual levels or severity of flu activity, but rather, illustrates which populations are experiencing the most incidences each week based on Index methodology.
17 December 2015

Walgreens Flu Index™ for Week of Dec. 13, 2015

While flu activity remains low or moderate across most of the U.S., Walgreens Flu Index™ data suggests a gradual increase in incidence of flu in a growing number of markets. The Walgreens Flu Index is a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information, and ranking of those experiencing the highest incidences of influenza across the country. The Flu Index does not provide data measuring actual levels or severity of flu activity, but rather, illustrates which populations are experiencing the most incidences each week based on Index methodology.
15 December 2015

Valeant Announces New U.S. Fulfillment Agreements with Walgreens; Plans to Further Extend Distribution to Independent Pharmacies

Laval, Quebec and Deerfield, IL, Dec. 15, 2015 – Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (“Valeant”) today announced new fulfillment agreements with Walgreens while indicating it intends to extend this distribution model to additional participating independent retail pharmacies. In conjunction with the fulfillment agreement, Valeant will reduce prices of its branded prescription-based dermatological and ophthalmological products by 10 percent. 
10 December 2015

Walgreens Flu Index™ for Week of Dec. 6, 2015

While Walgreens Flu Index™ data suggests a slight increase in flu activity in some markets, overall activity remains relatively low across most of the U.S. The Walgreens Flu Index is a weekly report developed to provide state- and market-specific information, and ranking of those experiencing the highest incidences of influenza across the country. The Flu Index does not provide data measuring actual levels or severity of flu activity, but rather, illustrates which populations are experiencing the most incidences each week based on Index methodology.
 
03 December 2015

How Much Flu Activity is in Your Community? Walgreens Flu Index™ Ranks Top Markets and States Each Week

The one constant that accompanies every flu season is unpredictability, which is why tools and resources that can track and measure influenza activity can be so critical in helping to keep communities healthy. The Walgreens Flu Index™ was a go-to resource for health department officials, media and others last season, and today Walgreens launched its first weekly Index for the 2015-’16 season - a greatly enhanced, interactive online portal featuring hyper-local data, search capabilities and more.