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.
GlaxoSmithKline's Alli weight loss aid is making a return to shelves.
Walgreens on Tuesday expanded its partnership with Inovalon to support the identification and resolution of patient-specific gaps in care.
According to the latest Walgreens Flu Index, flu activity is no longer picking up across the West Coast and in Texas.
Feeding peanut-containing snacks to infants has been found to prevent peanut allergies from developing in children.
An Australian study found that two-thirds of smokers will die from their habit, which is significantly up from the prevailing theory that half of all smokers die from their habit.
An American Academy of Neurology study found that people who exhibit a resistance to aspirin may be more likely to have more severe strokes.
Study finds that vitamin D depletion linked more closely to diabetes than obesity.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention last week reported several influenza hot spots across the nation.
A centralized notification system for immunization reminders would significantly improve childhood immunization rates, according to a study pubished in JAMA Pediatrics.