12/18/2014 - 12:15pm

For frail older adults living in long-term care facilities, the high-dose influenza vaccine appears to be a better option than the regular shot.

12/18/2014 - 11:16am

According to Retale survey results, 15% of all holiday shoppers wait until the last minute to do their gift buying.

12/16/2014 - 3:27pm

An interest in proactive wellness and proper nutrition is fueling demand for functional foods, Packaged Facts noted Tuesday in a new report.

12/15/2014 - 3:28pm

Google is reportedly studying the effect color has on consumer purchase decisions, among other issues

12/15/2014 - 1:58pm

Today’s consumers increasingly shop online with home delivery, eliminating a valuable trip to the store where they can be enticed to make additional purchases.

 

12/15/2014 - 1:51pm

More than half (56%) of Christmas shoppers surveyed typically have gifts left to purchase by the time "Panic Saturday,” the last Saturday to shop for holiday gifts before Christmas (also referred to as "Super Saturday"), rolls around. 

12/11/2014 - 6:45pm

Millennials often are perceived as healthier than baby boomers

12/09/2014 - 12:12pm

From 2009 to 2013, the number of Americans using prescription opiates declined 9.2%, yet both the number of opioid prescriptions filled and the number of days of medication per prescription rose more than 8% in that time period. 

12/05/2014 - 10:41am

Even in such food-abundant industrialized countries as the United States, an alarming number of people — particularly seniors — are in a state of diseased-associated malnutrition.