08/20/2014 - 8:10pm

Since their introduction a few years ago, Clif Bar & Co.’s Shot Bloks have been among the best-selling nutrition bars in the specialty store segment. 

08/20/2014 - 8:10pm

Alexa Health Products’ FruitChia bars have garnered a great deal of attention over the past year. Made with only two ingredients — fruit and chia seeds — the naturally sweetened, gluten-free bars provide a mixture of antioxidants, dietary fiber, and omega-3 and omega-6 essential fatty acids. 

08/20/2014 - 8:10pm

While public health officials and the media continue to trumpet how many Americans’ eating habits can adversely affect their health, consumers do not yet seem ready to swear off traditional snack foods in favor of more healthy options.

08/20/2014 - 6:42pm

As health care in the United States continues to move toward a patient-centric system, new opportunities are opening up for technology providers.

08/20/2014 - 6:41pm

Despite a rocky start, the full rollout of health reform under the Affordable Care Act has already brought major benefits to the nation’s troubled health system and affordable coverage to millions of formerly uninsured or underinsured Americans, one of the Obama administration’s top health officials asserted recently.

07/10/2014 - 7:41pm

Growth of ready-to-drink tea may have slowed, but industry experts say the segment still has room to grow as consumers increasingly turn to tea as a healthy alternative.

07/10/2014 - 7:41pm

The bath and body segment has benefited from near universal usage as consumers use these products in their daily personal hygiene routine.

07/10/2014 - 7:40pm

Benefiting from a heightened focus on healthier, youthful-looking skin and a flawless complexion, sales within the facial cleanser segment are on the upswing.

07/10/2014 - 7:40pm

When it comes to skin care, facial anti-aging potions still reign, as women continue their quest for younger, healthier looking skin.