With the addition of South Dakota, CVS Pharmacy now dispenses naloxone to patients without an individual prescription in 42 states.
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MinuteClinic is now a member of the Alere eScreen Occupational Health Network — opening up its more than 1,100 locations to patients who need to complete employment-related questions.
The beauty devices market in the United States was worth $730 million in 2016 — including hair regrowth devices — according to the consumer research firm Kline.
New parents undergo lasting changes in terms of what they look for from their personal care products once they have children, according to new insights from pregnancy and parenting resource BabyCenter’s “2017 Skincare and Bathtime Study,” which was shared exclusively with Drug Store News.
Consumers are starting to see the light after years of ignoring warnings that sun exposure poses a health risk and hastens aging, with overall category sales rising 6.7% for the 52-week period ended May 14 across multi-outlets, according to IRI.
Adult bath products, including Epsom salt soaks and aromatherapy, that offer a Zen-like experience are bubbling to the surface in mass stores and helping to perk up sales.
See photos from the Health Innovation Summit, a one-day thought leadership event held last month in Providence, R.I., organized by CVS Health in partnership with Drug Store News and Mack Elevation.
In 2016, CVS Health’s community support administered totaled $90 million, given through the CVS Health Foundation, corporate grants, in-kind gifts and employee volunteerism.
In the Goldman Sachs/Condé Nast 2017 Love List: Food, among places people shop for food, Wal-Mart topped the list for millennial food enthusiasts surveyed, and Target came in second place among millennials. The top drug chain was CVS, which came in eighth among millennial food enthusiasts, followed by Walgreens at 10.
CVS Health’s April survey found that 88% of respondents are somewhat or very concerned about the high cost of prescription drugs.