03/20/2014 - 6:45am

A study published earlier this week in the journal Pediatrics determined that the probiotic Lactobacillus reuteri helped substantially reduce episodes of diarrhea and respiratory tract infections among children in a daycare setting.

03/19/2014 - 10:53am

GNC Holdings on Wednesday announced the introduction of a new line of supplement superchargers called the GNC Accelerator Series.

03/19/2014 - 5:17am

The Electronic Retailing Self-Regulation Program on Tuesday announced it will refer direct response advertising for Dinamo to the Federal Trade Commission and the Food and Drug Administration after the marketer, Natures Flava, failed to respond to an ERSP inquiry.

03/19/2014 - 5:11am

The Electronic Retailing Self-Regulation Program recommended Progenum International modify or discontinue certain claims for Zvelt, its weight-loss patch.

03/19/2014 - 5:04am

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association on Tuesday awarded the Ivan D. Combe Lifetime Achievement Award to George Quesnelle, former president, North America, Consumer Healthcare, GlaxoSmithKline, during the association’s Annual Executive Conference.

03/18/2014 - 1:45pm

A new study published in the March 18 journal Annals of Internal Medicine raises questions about current guidelines which generally restrict the consumption of saturated fats and encourage consumption of polyunsaturated fats, or fish oils, to prevent heart disease.

03/18/2014 - 11:18am

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association on Tuesday announced the members of the CHPA Educational Foundation Board during the association’s Annual Executive Conference held here.

03/18/2014 - 10:14am

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association this year will be focusing on restoring OTC eligibility under flexible spending accounts and helping to finalize OTC monographs, Scott Melville, CHPA president and CEO, told attendees of the 2014 CHPA Annual Executive Conference Tuesday morning.

03/18/2014 - 9:33am

Brigham and Women's Hospital, Seattle-based Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, the National Institutes of Health and Mars, Inc. plan to partner on the largest research trial to date that will investigate the heart-health benefits of cocoa flavanols and multivitamins, the groups announced Monday.