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Supervalu brings back My Diabetes Coach

Shoppers can visit their local CUB, Farm Fresh, SHOPPERS or Shop ‘n Save Pharmacy for a diabetes risk assessment performed by a pharmacist, followed by a free glucose screening for those determined to be at risk for the disease.

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USA Today: ‘Pink Tax’ increases personal care costs for women 13%

USA Today is highlighting the results of a study conducted in 2015 by the New York City Dept. of Consumer Affairs, which found that when it comes to personal care, products marketed to women cost 13% more than those marketed to men — a trend referred to as the “Pink Tax.” Among reasons given for the prices differences is that, “Companies are willing to spend more money advertising to women than they are toward men, contributing to the price discrepancies,” Ted Potrikus, CEO of the Retail Council of New York State, told USA Today. (USA Today).

 

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FDA approves eczema drug

Regeneron’s Dupixent is intended for patients whose eczema is not controlled adequately by topical therapies, or those for whom topical therapies are not advisable.

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Camber to introduce Percocet generic

Oxycodone APAP Tablets are available in 2.5/325mg, 5/325mg, 7.5/325mg and 10/325mg — 100- and 500-count bottles and are anticipated to ship in the second quarter.