06/18/2012 - 12:07pm

Only about half of U.S. adults received selected preventive services — such as screenings, consultations and prescriptions — from a healthcare professional before 2010, according to a study published last week by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

06/18/2012 - 11:57am

Top-level executives from more than a dozen major U.S. companies on Monday joined with government officials to launch a nationwide public-private sector initiative to advance employment of people with disabilities.

06/18/2012 - 11:35am

A healthcare company and a drug maker have entered a one-year research partnership to explore diabetes treatment and care.

06/18/2012 - 11:28am

Procter & Gamble on Monday officially announced the introduction of ZzzQuil, a sleep aid addition to its Vicks NyQuil and Vicks DayQuil brands.

06/18/2012 - 11:21am

HealthNet on Monday released its PillManager mobile application across both Apple and Android platforms. The app allows consumers to track their own medication schedules and interact directly with their doctor or pharmacist for repeat prescriptions.

06/18/2012 - 11:15am

Products and services targeting the Hispanic market will realize much success in the coming years, noted a SymphonyIRI Group Point of View report, “Diverse and Distinct: The Hispanic Population Delivers Numerous Segments and Opportunities — and an Exceptionally Fast-Growing Market,” published Monday.

06/18/2012 - 11:08am

The Natural Products Foundation on Monday named the three recipients of its 2012 NPF Scholarship.

06/18/2012 - 10:59am

Greenstone, the generic pharmaceutical subsidiary of Pfizer, has launched olanzapine tablets.

06/18/2012 - 10:48am

For the eighth consecutive year, Publix has been named as one of IDG’s Computerworld top workplaces for information technology professionals, the grocer announced Monday.