03/23/2015 - 10:58am

Immunity boosters and hand sanitizer are on most back-to-school shopping lists as consumers prepare their families for the inevitable sniffles, sneezes and coughs associated with the cold and flu season. As many as 53.5% of shoppers are placing hand sanitizer into that BTS basket, according to a survey conducted by Field Agent on behalf of Drug Store News, and 50.3% are stocking up on immunity boosting supplements. 

12/05/2013 - 3:09pm

Among diabetes sufferers and those with a diabetic in their household, the critical role of the physician in condition management is most visible, according to a recent online survey of more than 500 AccentHealth viewers. Eight-in-10 indicate their doctor is very or somewhat involved in their own or their household member's diabetes management; half report their doctor is their primary source for condition info — 43% more than those using the second-most common source, health-related web sites.

12/05/2013 - 3:03pm

Making regular doctor appointments is the activity done most often by respondents (78%) to live a healthy life, at least 10 percentage points higher than diet and exercise, according to a recent online survey of more than 500 AccentHealth viewers with diabetes or a family history of diabetes. As many as 70% limit alcohol consumption, and 68% monitor their diet.

12/05/2013 - 2:58pm

Regular visits to the doctor, keeping a strict fitness routine and dieting are perceived to be the most important elements in managing and preventing diabetes, according to a recent online survey of more than 500 AccentHealth viewers with diabetes or a family history of diabetes. As many as 94% of respondents visited their doctor regularly, and the same number of respondents exercised regularly. To see more Patient Views, click here.

08/04/2015 - 11:47am

RediClinic on Tuesday announced that it will donate $40,000 to eight YMCAs in the greater Baltimore/Washington D.C., Philadelphia and Seattle areas.

08/04/2015 - 11:44am

As much as $91 million of revenue from new drugs helped drive a 49% increase in sales and a 19% increase in prescriptions dispensed through Diplomat. 

08/04/2015 - 11:42am
08/04/2015 - 11:36am

Specialty coffee company Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. on Tuesday introduced Green Mountain Coffee Reserve Colombia Tres Bourbon.

08/04/2015 - 10:53am

The Coca-Cola Company announced Monday that its citrus-flavored soda Mello Yello will take on a camouflage pattern this fall, designed by Realtree, a hunting apparel brand based in Columbus, Ga.