01/21/2015 - 11:46am

With the development and use of innovative wearable health devices and smartphone health apps exploding, the decentralization of health care will likely reach a crescendo in 2015. Increasingly, consumers and physicians are embracing technologies that can continuously monitor a host of such physical conditions as heartbeat, lipid levels, medication adherence or motion — and wirelessly transmit the data to a host computer or smartphone. 

01/21/2015 - 9:41am

Lysol, a Reckitt Benckiser brand, has developed a fun guide of common germ alter egos.

01/14/2015 - 12:20pm

As cold and flu stories continue to monopolize airwaves, a new study reports that people still look to power through with daily life when ill. 

01/09/2015 - 10:46am

In 2013, a NY-based tech startup created the new service Pager, which is like an Uber for physician house calls

 

01/07/2015 - 3:26pm

Dietary supplementation represents big dollars in terms of the amount of healthcare costs saved by improving health outcomes and avoiding disease state ramifications.

01/07/2015 - 3:26pm

Shoppers of dietary supplements generally are the healthier customers who are in your stores fairly frequently to purchase their vitamins, minerals or supplements.

01/07/2015 - 3:26pm

For diet aids, it’s not very surprising to see that the largest marketing spike coincides with people’s New Year’s resolutions at the beginning of the year.

01/07/2015 - 10:15am

While smokers are likely to hear dozens of reasons why they should quit, a new study is showing that there is a major health issue that healthcare providers may not be discussing.

 

01/05/2015 - 4:31pm

Drug Store News recently interviewed Travis Shaw, VP sales and marketing for Owen Mumford about one of its newest products, Unifine Pentips Plus, a first-of-its-kind pen needle with a pen needle remover built into the device. The device is reported to show promise in improving patient compliance.