04/10/2012 - 9:53am

Patients prefer to fill their 90-day prescription medications at community pharmacies over mail-order pharmacies when co-pay costs are similar, according to a study conducted by Walgreens.

04/09/2012 - 10:23am

Obesity now accounts for almost 21% of U.S. healthcare costs — more than twice the previous estimates — according to a new Cornell University study released Monday.

04/06/2012 - 9:02am

Sales of smoking-cessation products may realize a March boom following a recent government advertising campaign that encourages Americans to quit smoking.

04/06/2012 - 8:43am

An intranasal vaccine that includes four weakened strains of influenza could do a better job in protecting children from the flu than current vaccines, research released Tuesday by St. Louis University found.

04/05/2012 - 11:19am

A study conducted by Brodeur Partners has unveiled the most relevant retailers in the United States.

04/05/2012 - 8:59am

More than two-thirds of Americans (71%) reported the economy has not affected their household’s purchasing habits of dietary supplements, according to a survey released Wednesday by the Council for Responsible Nutrition.

04/04/2012 - 12:58pm

Consumers this spring are planning to spend the same or more at retail than last year, according to the latest Deloitte survey.

04/04/2012 - 12:00pm

Social media may have the ability to ease negative word-of-mouth impact, according to a leader in customer experience management solutions.

04/04/2012 - 11:40am

People ages 65 years and older reduced their volume of prescriptions, while those ages 19 to 25 years increased their use of prescription drugs as the healthcare-reform law allowed them to remain on their parents' insurance, according to a new report by IMS Health.