12/04/2015 - 3:52pm

A clinical study demonstrates that The Stork OTC is more effective at delivering sperm to the cervix than natural intercourse when trying to get pregnant. The peer-reviewed, post-coital sperm assessment study was performed over a 10-month period by study author Michael Pelekanos, and is published in the Surgical Technology International.

12/03/2015 - 11:19am

The Walgreens Flu Index uses data for antiviral medications for treating the flu filled every week and lists the top markets and states by flu activity, as well as the states and markets with the most gains in flu activity. 

12/03/2015 - 9:51am

In 2014, national health care spending grew at a rate of 5.3% — a marked increase over the 2.9% growth seen in 2013, and an increase of the past five years, which averaged 3.7% growth.

12/02/2015 - 3:09pm

Among the predictions: the rise of a single, unified platform for providers and increased flexibility in networks. 

12/02/2015 - 3:02pm

Drug Store News recently had an opportunity to sit down with Alissa Hsu Lynch, VP sales strategy, operations and global capabilities at Johnson & Johnson Consumer to discuss how J&J is optimizing its health-and-wellness position in retail. Hsu Lynch leads the strategic development of key retail initiatives across J&J's $6 billion portfolio of consumer brands and is a 2013 Henry Crown Fellow of the Aspen Institute.

12/02/2015 - 1:40pm

One major study cited by American Nurse Today found incorrect dosing accounted for 42% of adverse reactions while genetic factors caused approximately 50%. 

12/02/2015 - 9:37am

The Gmate SMART blood glucose meter is the size of a quarter and connects to the headphone jack of the smartphone.

12/01/2015 - 10:48am

The Philadelphia Business Journal is reporting that the Center City area of Philadelphia has just seen the opening of its first MinuteClinic at 1500 Spruce Street. The report notes that MinuteClinic operates 25 clinics in the Philadelphia region, which has seen steady growth in the past several years. (Philadelphia Business Journal)

11/30/2015 - 1:42pm

The two clinics are part of a plan to open five offices in locations within Cuyahoga County.