April 19, 2017

ILI incidence reached a high mark of 5.1% in the 2016/2017 season.

April 19, 2017

ClearVia specifically works by providing support to the liver so it can better metabolize alcohol.

April 19, 2017

The patent-pending NeuroMax technology in PainBloc24 delivers the maximum allowable OTC dose of its pain-blocking medicine, capsaicin.

April 18, 2017

CDC found that flu vaccination reduced the risk of flu-associated death by nearly two-thirds (65%) among healthy children.

April 18, 2017

On April 23 and 24, 2017, The Nature's Bounty Co.'s Nutrition and Scientific Affairs team will take the stage on three separate occasions to present the findings from some of its most recent studies.

April 18, 2017

Data from the Healthy Weight Commitment Foundation found that 11 companies spent more than $30 million on community-based health-and-wellness programs in 2016 promoting 38 programs that reached 11.2 million Americans.

April 18, 2017

Beyond offering STI and HIV testing, Walgreens also is furthering its commitment to supporting communities impacted by HIV through prevention and early detection services, as well as HIV continuing education for its pharmacists. 

April 17, 2017

More than half of parents say seasonal allergies affect their kids, with some unsure how to choose the right medicine and 1-in-7 giving allergy medicine labeled for adults.

April 14, 2017

Hy-Vee is well-known for its health-and-wellness commitment, and the supermarket chain has been taking efforts up a few notches recently with new and expanded programs.

April 13, 2017

CNBC on Wednesday reported that Apple has hired a small team of engineers as part of a "secret" initiative to develop the next generation of diabetes management devices. "The initiative is far enough along that Apple has been conducting feasibility trials at clinical sites across the Bay Area and has hired consultants to help it figure out the regulatory pathways," CNBC reported, citing sources familiar with the effort. "Apple isn't the only technology company eyeing opportunities in the space, [however]. Verily, Google's life sciences team, is currently working on a 'smart' contact lens to measure blood sugar via the eye, and it partnered up with DexCom in 2015." (CNBC)

April 12, 2017

Common symptoms of earwax impaction include a feeling of fullness, itching, ringing of the ears and hearing loss.

April 12, 2017

As part of McKesson Canada's proposed acquisition of Uniprix, the individual pharmacies will remain independently owned.

April 12, 2017

Narcan Nasal Spray has been available in Canada without a prescription since October, 2016.

April 11, 2017

With the Alere Reader, results can immediately be linked to patient electronic medical records and back-end information systems.

April 11, 2017

Ansell chose Amazon.ca to introduce the new antiviral condom. Initially launched in Australia, regulatory reviews continue in a number of geographic regions, the company stated.

April 11, 2017

IBS Relief contains several nutrients, including Bacillus coagulans, a probiotic that promotes several areas of digestive health.

April 11, 2017

McKesson on Tuesday announced the launch of a new whitepaper discussing how brands can effectively combat nonadherence by integrating behavioral coaching into comprehensive patient support programs. 

April 10, 2017

The reformulation will include Alka-Seltzer Original, Lemon Lime and Extra-Strength effervescent products and the in-store transition will take place following completion of the product reformulation process.

April 10, 2017

MaxLabs US' selection of pharmaceutical-grade manufacturing by Bactolac is another clear example of the company's commitment to taking male enhancement "upscale," VP Charles Kraft says.

April 5, 2017

The protein powders, offered in both Wellness and Sport formulas, are gluten-free with no aspartame or added soy, the company stated.

April 3, 2017

Two North Carolina markets rank among the top three markets as measured by the Walgreens Flu Index. The other? Shreveport, La.

April 3, 2017

FDgard is a non-prescription medical food specially formulated for the dietary management of Functional Dyspepsia.

March 30, 2017

Four-out-of-five registered voters in Washington state believe that pharmacy benefits should be covered under Medicaid, according to a survey conducted by Morning Consult.

March 29, 2017

As part of the investment higi has acquired EveryMove, a pioneer in consumer health engagement that delivers incentives to health plan members to reduce costs and improve outcomes.