02/16/2012 - 4:15pm

Though an estimated 26.7 million Americans ages 50 years and older have hearing loss, only about 1-in-7 of them uses a hearing aid, according to a new study led by Johns Hopkins researchers that was released Monday.

02/16/2012 - 4:11pm

A provider of rich media mobile and social merchandising found that less than one-third of the top 100 Internet retailers tout websites that are optimal for tablet commerce.

02/16/2012 - 4:03pm

Results of a new survey released Thursday by the Center for Medicine in the Public Interest found that the majority of adult consumers and parents in the United States rely on over-the-counter cough medicines.

02/16/2012 - 3:52pm

The global market for celiac disease is expected to grow substantially over the decade as more people are diagnosed with the condition, according to a new report.

02/16/2012 - 3:07pm

A new study has found several gene variants associated with Type 2 diabetes across different ethnic groups.

02/16/2012 - 11:10am

Oral blood samples drawn from periodontal inflammation can be used to measure HbA1C levels, a factor that indicates a patient's diabetes status, according to a New York University study.

02/15/2012 - 5:28pm

Organic food sales are continuing on an upward trend as more shoppers frequented mainstream stores for the products and younger consumers were the most loyal to purchasing such items, a TABS Group survey found.

02/15/2012 - 3:51pm

Managed care and prescription plans are working to switch patients to generic versions of Pfizer's Lipitor despite the drug maker's efforts to reduce costs for the branded version, a new study suggested.

02/15/2012 - 3:49pm

Research results released Tuesday by Temkin Group, which rates the customer experience of 206 large companies across 18 industries, showed that only eight companies deliver excellent customer experience.