09/15/2014 - 3:18pm

Oral care is a mature market, but luckily for toothpaste it is a regular part of consumer’s daily personal hygiene routine. That’s not to say, however, that consumers don’t desire a little something extra in that tube.

09/15/2014 - 3:18pm

Philips Sonicare is putting its power toothbrush into the hands of children — literally — with its Philips Sonicare for Kids, designed for little ones ages 4 years and older.

09/15/2014 - 3:17pm

According to a survey released earlier this year by the American Podiatric Medical Association, foot health ranks near the bottom on the list of body parts/functions that Americans make a concentrated effort to “take care of.”

09/15/2014 - 3:17pm

TyraTech’s new non-pesticide homeopathic head lice treatment Vamousse will safely kill 100% of head lice and nits within 15 minutes of application, according to the company. 

09/15/2014 - 3:17pm

Hyland’s launched Hyland’s Baby Nighttime teething tablets, a nighttime version to join its best-selling infant oral pain reliever Hyland’s Baby teething tablets in the $40 million infant oral pain segment. 

09/15/2014 - 3:17pm

The external analgesic ingredient arnica and baby care are two categories that are moving the needle across the homeopathic landscape. 

09/15/2014 - 3:14pm

Managing such chronic conditions as diabetes has become a core competency among many retail pharmacies. It dovetails well with the retail pharmacy industry’s goal to become a destination center for patients proactively seeking to improve their health and wellness.

09/15/2014 - 3:14pm

While Google and Alcon figure out the next wireless 007-style eyewear to help manage diabetes, there are device manufacturers today who are developing next-generation blood-glucose meters. 

09/15/2014 - 3:14pm

Dick Tracy has nothing on the wearable gadgets under development to help people better police their diabetes. Wearable technologies in its totality — which include Google Glass and the Apple Watch — are part of a booming market that’s expected to swell to $20 billion by 2015 and is further expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate of nearly 40% over the next six years.