07/03/2014 - 10:30am

New research released Wednesday found that dietary fats impact gut bacteria — some for the better (omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids or PUFAs) and some for the worse (omega-6 PUFAs).

 

07/02/2014 - 10:11am

This Fourth of July, Prilosec OTC is paying tribute to the troops and thanking those who support this country by helping to bring back Fort Bragg’s Independence Day fireworks and celebration.

07/02/2014 - 8:49am

Kroger and Vitacost.com on Wednesday announced a definitive merger agreement under which Kroger will purchase all outstanding shares of Vitacost.com for $8 per share in cash, or approximately $280 million.

07/02/2014 - 7:42am

On June 25, the U.S. Department of Justice, at the request of the Food and Drug Administration, filed a complaint for permanent injunction in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California against Laclede of Rancho Dominguez, Calif., and its president, Michael Pellico.

07/01/2014 - 12:33pm

A vitamin D boost may prevent early death from heart disease and cancer, according to a large scale study by Mount Sinai and a consortium of international collaborators, published online in the June issue of BMJ and released Monday.

07/01/2014 - 5:29am

BSN on Monday launched the pre-workout supplement N.O.-XPLODE.

07/01/2014 - 5:11am

CytoSport Monday evening announced that it will be acquired by Hormel Foods Corporation.

06/27/2014 - 9:32am

Capitol Hill staffers this week learned useful tips from a medical expert on reading and understanding dietary supplement labels, and received a primer on the depth of regulation behind dietary supplement labeling during an educational briefing held by the Congressional Dietary Supplement Caucus in cooperation with the leading trade associations representing the dietary supplement industry, the group announced Friday.

06/27/2014 - 9:24am

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday notified health professionals, their provider organizations and caregivers for infants, that prescription oral viscous lidocaine 2% solution should not be used to treat infants and children with teething pain.