08/16/2011 - 11:32am

Supermarket chain Hy-Vee is joining an initiative to make Iowa the healthiest state by 2016, the company said.

08/16/2011 - 10:53am

A special group of patients who participated in a trial of a heart disease drug made by Daiichi Sankyo and Eli Lilly showed fewer heart attacks, strokes and deaths related to cardiovascular disease than patients taking a competing drug, according to an analysis of study results.

08/16/2011 - 10:13am

The Community Education Group and the Urban Coalition for HIV/AIDS Prevention Services will sponsor a series of community mobilizing events around the country in the time leading up to the International AIDS Conference in Washington next July.

08/16/2011 - 10:01am

In an effort to make it easy for customers to safely dispose of their unused, expired or unwanted medications, and help battle the estimated 200 million lbs. of unwanted medications improperly disposed every year, CVS/pharmacy now is offering Sharps Compliance’s Environmental Return System in all of its 7,200 locations.

08/16/2011 - 9:15am

A weight-loss supplement developed by a pair of Wayne State University professors has gained distribution through Meijer stores in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky, ArtJen Complexus announced Monday.

08/15/2011 - 2:33pm

The Little Clinic, which operates clinics inside select Kroger, King Soopers and Fry’s Food Stores, opened on Aug. 5 its first location inside a Kroger store in the Atlanta area and expects to open a second Atlanta-area clinic this year as well.

08/15/2011 - 11:33am

It seems that depressed women are at greater risk of having a stroke, a recent study has concluded.

08/15/2011 - 11:03am

Supervalu on Monday announced that flu vaccination services now are available across all of its pharmacy locations.

08/15/2011 - 10:59am

Patients taking an experimental treatment for Parkinson's disease experienced greater reduction in symptoms than those taking standard therapies, according to results of a late-stage clinical trial.