08/18/2014 - 10:13am

Patients with low blood levels of vitamin D are at increased risk of death and serious complications after noncardiac surgery, according to a study published Friday in Anesthesia & Analgesia.

08/18/2014 - 10:04am

Americans aspire to be healthier by making better food choices, but admit that the saying is a lot easier than the doing, according to a new white paper titled "Health and Wellness in America" released by Nielsen and the Natural Marketing Institute last week. 

08/15/2014 - 11:27am

Pfizer’s Prevnar 13 vaccine for pneumonia has been recommended for use by patients 65 years old and up by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s immunization practices advisory committee. 

08/15/2014 - 10:28am

The second annual health survey by the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America shows that Americans are more conscious of their health, and believe their own health is good.

08/14/2014 - 3:41pm

Beginning in August, Wegmans Food Markets is now offering an enhanced Specialty Pharmacy Service for medications used to treat conditions in the fields of rheumatology, gastroenterology, neurology and dermatology.

08/14/2014 - 8:23am

DAVIE, Fla. — Private healthcare organization CarePredict has introduced Tempo, a wrist-worn sensor that records such daily living activities as quality and amount of sleep, bathing, eating, drinking, cooking and more, to help seniors live an independent life.

08/13/2014 - 2:55pm

The Arthritis Society has partnered with McKesson Canada's four retail banners Guardian, I.D.A., PROXIM and the Medicine Shoppe Canada pharmacies to launch an exclusive pain management program to support Canadians living with arthritis directly in their communities.

 

08/13/2014 - 9:23am

Walgreens on Wednesday announced it is expanding its Healthcare Clinic retail locations with entry into the Dallas-Fort Worth market. 

 

08/12/2014 - 12:10pm

According to a Reuters report published Tuesday, Apple is in talks with health providers, including Mount Sinai, the Cleveland Clinic and Johns Hopkins, around its "HealthKit" service.