12/05/2012 - 7:05am

Even though many baby care products are manufactured "BPA-free," researchers from the University of Michigan School of Public Health found that bisphenol A, a chemical used in many consumer products, including plastic bottles and metal food and beverage cans, is common in fetal liver tissue, demonstrating that there is considerable exposure to the chemical during pregnancy.

12/05/2012 - 6:53am

McKesson High Volume Solutions on Tuesday unveiled an all new ExpressRx Track pharmacy automation solution featuring state-of-the-art robotics, upgraded imaging and expanded vial capabilities.

12/05/2012 - 6:37am

Nordic Naturals on Tuesday added Vitamin D3 Vegan to its professional product line.

12/04/2012 - 4:48pm

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday joined representatives from Walgreens to celebrate the grand opening of a new Walgreens flagship store in the Bucktown-Wicker Park neighborhood on Tuesday afternoon, taking the opportunity to remind Chicagoans about the importance of getting a flu shot this season.

12/04/2012 - 3:13pm

The number of consumers using iPhones to gather medical information has grown by 94% since 2011, according to a new study by online medical publishing company The Patient's Guide.

12/04/2012 - 2:33pm

American Greetings has a new line of cards that include detachable, musical felt magnets in the shape of cartoon characters.

12/04/2012 - 1:54pm

The influenza season is officially underway as flu incidence is already above the national threshold, Thomas Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, told reporters during a teleconference Monday.

12/04/2012 - 1:47pm

Frozen food maker Alexia Foods has introduced new rolls made with sweet potatoes, the company said Tuesday.

12/04/2012 - 1:25pm

Kowa Health Care America recently launched two supplement products into the U.S. marketplace — NutriDiet, a diet aid, and Okinawa Life.