02/27/2015 - 12:09pm

Nine-in-10 consumers who opted for a needle-free flu shot this season would choose that option again and recommend it to family and friends. 

02/27/2015 - 10:29am

ACIP on Thursday recommended that children ages 6 months and older get an annual influenza vaccine with no preference stated for either the nasal spray vaccine or the flu shot.

02/26/2015 - 3:26pm

The CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices made a unanimous recommendation for use of meningococcal group B vaccines to vaccinate high-risk groups in the United States.

02/26/2015 - 3:08pm

A team of researchers at Columbia Engineering has developed a low-cost smartphone accessory that can perform a point-of-care test for HIV or syphilis in just 15 minutes.

 

02/26/2015 - 2:27pm

A survey found that chronic disease patients who use digital technology to manage their disease state feel "healthier."

 

02/26/2015 - 1:03pm

Sharecare on Thursday launched an app that monitors voice inflection as a tool toward better health. 

02/25/2015 - 11:45am

In 10 years, the percentage of opioid analgesic users who used an opioid analgesic stronger than morphine increased from 17% to 37%, NCHS reported Wednesday. 

02/25/2015 - 11:07am

GlaxoSmithKline's Alli weight loss aid is making a return to shelves.

02/25/2015 - 9:50am

Walgreens on Tuesday expanded its partnership with Inovalon to support the identification and resolution of patient-specific gaps in care.