07/14/2015 - 10:07am

During the 2013-2014 season, the CDC estimated influenza vaccination prevented 7.2 million influenza-associated illnesses, 3.1 million medically attended illnesses and 90,000 hospitalizations.

07/14/2015 - 9:34am

There are more than 100 million people over the age of 50 who are responsible for at least $7.1 trillion in annual economic activity – a figure that is expected to reach well over $13.5 trillion in real terms by 2032, according to Oxford Economics.

07/14/2015 - 9:05am

A&D's new WellnessConnected app designed to capture overall health data points into an easy-to-read graph for consumers. 

07/14/2015 - 8:48am

America’s biopharmaceutical research companies are currently developing 420 medicines for patients suffering from neurological disorders, including epilepsy, Alzheimer’s disease, multiple sclerosis and Parkinson’s disease. 

07/13/2015 - 3:16pm

The Food and Drug Administration warns patients that prolonged use of NSAIDs could increase risk of heart attack or stroke. 

07/13/2015 - 2:36pm

Theranos is expanding what it started two years ago in the Phoenix market with a new Pennsylvania partnership and a recent FDA approval. 

07/13/2015 - 1:25pm

The White House has nominated Andy Slavitt, an advocate of data-driven health innovation, to serve as the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ administrator. 

07/13/2015 - 12:00pm

The average lost time worker's compensation claim for workers using opioid painkillers can total as much as $117,000 — 900% higher than the cost for workers who do not take opioid painkillers, the National Safety Council says. 

07/13/2015 - 11:39am

Illinois may be about to place a lock down on all prescribed hydrocodone painkillers.