03/02/2015 - 10:49am

Pain is proving to be a significant factor when it comes to sleeping patterns of Americans, according to a new poll by the National Sleep Foundation. Those suffering with chronic pain reported an average 42 minute sleep debt, whereas Americans who have experienced acute pain within the past week report a deficit of 14 minutes.


02/27/2015 - 12:09pm

Nine-in-10 consumers who opted for a needle-free flu shot this season would choose that option again and recommend it to family and friends. 

02/26/2015 - 10:50am

Pharmacists prefer oral rehydration solutions that contain  electrolytes and low sugar, according to a survey released by DripDrop Thursday. 

02/25/2015 - 5:26pm

In a sign that retailer efforts to enhance customer service may be working, few consumers report having a bad experience with a retailer in the past six months.

02/25/2015 - 11:45am

In 10 years, the percentage of opioid analgesic users who used an opioid analgesic stronger than morphine increased from 17% to 37%, NCHS reported Wednesday. 

02/24/2015 - 3:32pm

Researchers found that switching glaucoma patients to a generic prostaglandin analogue improved adherence. 


02/24/2015 - 11:51am

Feeding peanut-containing snacks to infants has been found to prevent peanut allergies from developing in children. 

02/24/2015 - 11:41am

An Australian study found that two-thirds of smokers will die from their habit, which is significantly up from the prevailing theory that half of all smokers die from their habit. 

02/20/2015 - 2:42pm

More seniors would use technology to monitor their heart health if recommended to do so by their doctors.