03/23/2015 - 9:58am

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 - 2:09pm

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 - 2:03pm

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 - 1:58pm

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.

02/11/2016 - 2:45pm

The bling of the candy world, Ring Pop, has a new range of flavors to entice consumers this Valentine's Day.

02/11/2016 - 2:41pm

Pharmacy automation company RxSafe and inventory software company Datarithm on Thursday announced a partnership aimed at streamlining inventory for pharmacy owners. 

02/11/2016 - 2:34pm

TRESemmé, the official hair care sponsor of New York Fashion Week, plans to collaborate with an emerging designer for an unprecedented presentation at NYFW.

02/11/2016 - 2:25pm

Merck Animal Health’s new app lets users track various stats about their pet’s diabetes, including blood glucose levels and consumption of food and water. 

02/11/2016 - 2:18pm

Kimberly-Clark's Huggies brand has been honored with another award.