January 27, 2017

Most commonly, adults are resolving to eat healthier (29%), save more money (25%) and lose weight (24%) in 2017.

January 27, 2017

Liquid I.V.’s first product, Hydration Multiplier, optimizes water by using a calculated ratio of nutrients that deliver hydration more directly to cells.

January 24, 2017

The number of states reporting widespread flu activity increased from 21 states to 29 states for the week ended Jan. 14.

January 24, 2017

The news was announced in conjunction with the company's fourth quarter earnings call, and is part of the company's ongoing portfolio management.

January 24, 2017

The bill reached impressive levels of bipartisan support in the prior Congress, with half of the Senate and two-thirds of the U.S. House of Representatives co-sponsoring the measure.

January 24, 2017

Heading into the holiday season, sales of diet aid tablets were down 10.2% to $326.3 million for the 52 weeks ended Oct. 30, according to IRI data culminated across total U.S. multi-outlets.

January 23, 2017

Berkeley Life Heart Health will be available over the counter exclusively at The Vitamin Shoppe and GNC in January and shortly thereafter at other retailers nationwide.

January 20, 2017

That's it. Veggie is the 3rd brand extension for the company, following the success of its fruit-based products, That's it. Fruit Bar , That's it. Zesty and That's it. Dark Chocolate Bites

January 19, 2017

The Flu Index shows which populations are experiencing the most incidences of influenza each week based on Index methodology.

January 18, 2017

Snap Nutrition's Ooh Snap! protein bars contain 160 calories, with 15 grams of protein, 8 grams of net carbs, 10 grams of fiber and as low as 2 grams of sugar.

January 18, 2017

The app pairs symptoms reported by the user – from fatigue to fever – and then uses that user's Fitbit data to alert them when their body is showing signs of an illness, such as a flu or cold, before it actually happens.

January 17, 2017

Citing the Organic Trade Association's 2016 Organic Industry Survey, ApaxBrands reported 2015 growth of organic products were up 11% year-over-year $43.3 billion.

January 17, 2017

For the last 15 seasons, the average duration of a flu season has been 13 weeks, the CDC reported. As of Jan. 7, the U.S. was five weeks into the 2016-2017 flu season.

January 17, 2017

For the fourth consecutive year, NCPA asked its members to rank legislative priorities. For the 115th Congress, the top three concerns are DIR fees, generic pricing transparency and any willing provider provision.

January 17, 2017

“This transition to the cloud continues our commitment to invest in technology solutions that help streamline care management,” stated Nilo Mehrabian, VP product management at McKesson Health Solutions.

January 17, 2017

The Zicam ColdSense app, evaluates a user's potential exposure to a cold through a proprietary algorithm that analyzes and applies a weighted value to key indicators in real time.

January 13, 2017

According to the NCPA 2016 Digest, sponsored by Cardinal Health, approximately 1,800 rural independent pharmacies serve as the only pharmacy provider in their community, with the next closest pharmacy miles away.

January 13, 2017

The provider status bill would allow underserved Medicare patients to receive certain services from pharmacists, in states in which pharmacists already are permitted to administer the functions.

January 13, 2017

Over the course of the study, the Stanford team of researchers collected nearly 2 billion measurements from 60 people.

January 13, 2017

Drawing on FAIR Health's database of over 21 billion privately billed healthcare claims, the report found claim lines with a diagnosis of obesity also increased across the pediatric population from 2011 to 2015 by as much as 154%.

January 12, 2017

GNC and Walmart are joining Vitamin Shoppe and Whole Foods on the development of a retailer driven and consumer focused Industry Leadership Group, the Natural Products Association reported.
 

January 12, 2017

NCPA recommended Congprescription drug coverage as an essential benefit to help reduce overall health costs and maintain a pharmacy network that includes meaningful access to retail pharmacies.

January 11, 2017

CHPA has developed a three-prong strategy in combating DXM abuse, which includes connecting to parents and teens on awareness efforts and galvanizing the industry to restrict the sale of DXM products to adults.

January 11, 2017

OTC medicine eligibility in tax-preferred accounts was removed in 2011 as one of the first-implemented provisions of the Affordable Care Act.