08/16/2012 - 8:55am

"Yo-yo dieting" — the repetitive loss and regain of body weight — does not negatively affect metabolism or the ability to lose weight long term, researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center reported in a new study published in the journal Metabolism.

08/16/2012 - 8:47am

A new company formed by leading U.S. retailers is looking to offer consumers a mobile commerce experience that will combine the convenience of paying at the register with customizable offers.

08/16/2012 - 8:35am

The Deloitte Consumer Spending Index decreased slightly in July, marking the first decline since February 2012.

08/16/2012 - 8:29am

Wheaties is saluting two Olympic gold medalists by touting them on limited-edition boxes of the cereal.

08/16/2012 - 8:17am

Yoplait is expanding its portfolio with a new on-the-go item.

08/15/2012 - 2:55pm

Regional player Navarro Discount Pharmacy, which operates 31 store locations, has been approved by the Accreditation Commission for Health Care for renewal accreditation, the pharmacy retailer announced on Wednesday.

08/15/2012 - 2:06pm

The University of Chicago Medicine and Walgreens are teaming up to launch a "Food Rx" initiative that will help people with diabetes improve their eating habits by overcoming two major hurdles when shopping for food: access and affordability, the groups announced Wednesday.

08/15/2012 - 1:40pm

Children who take a class of opioid pain relievers after certain surgeries may be at risk of death, the Food and Drug Administration warned Wednesday.

08/15/2012 - 12:39pm

A division of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has launched a generic chemotherapy drug, the company said.