01/28/2015 - 4:11pm

Doctors making house calls? It sounds so …19th century, conjuring up images of a tweedy medical practitioner arriving on someone’s doorstep by horse and buggy with a medical bag and a stethoscope. 

01/27/2015 - 4:16pm

Call it the point-of-care revolution: The accelerating shift of patients from overcrowded doctors’ offices to accessible, clinically engaged pharmacists and retail clinicians for front-line health-and-wellness services.


01/27/2015 - 11:22am

HIV patients using a mobile app are 2.9 times more likely to be adherent.

01/27/2015 - 11:16am

Bartell Drugs has announced that it is spotlighting American Heart Month as it celebrates its 125th anniversary by offering heart-healthy screenings in all 63 store locations.

01/21/2015 - 12:46pm

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 - 10:41am

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

01/14/2015 - 1:20pm

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 - 11:46am

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


01/07/2015 - 4:26pm

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