July 21, 2017

The elastic electrode constructed of breathable nanoscale meshes holds promise for the development of noninvasive e-skin devices that can monitor a person's health continuously over a long period.

July 21, 2017

NPA’s industry resources, along with pro-active advocacy efforts, continue to attract new members who know that the industry’s well being requires that they become involved, the asssociation stated.

July 21, 2017

DiaResQ is currently available at Kinney Drugs, Bartell Drugs, PassportHealth, Meijer and Albertsons, along with Amazon.com and Target.com.

July 20, 2017

Diabetes was the seventh leading cause of death in the U.S. in 2015, the CDC reported earlier this week.

July 20, 2017

The New York Times on Wednesday profiled a pair of clothing companies, AD RescueWear and Smiling Panda, that have designed a line for children and adults, respectively,  who have been diagnosed with eczema. "The niche market for eczema sufferers has thrived because there is no widespread safe and effective treatment," The Times reported. Each of the entrepreneurial companies researched new eczema-friendly fabrics to help alleviate the constant itching, and are currently ramping online sales. (The New York Times)

July 19, 2017

John Cernac, his wife Charlotte and son, John Jr. accepted IPC’s MVP Award at the IPC Annual Business Meeting July 14 during McKesson ideaShare 2017 in New Orleans.

July 19, 2017

The gift pack retails for a suggested $24.95.

July 19, 2017

Retail clinics have been successful in reducing emergency room visits for minor and preventable conditions, Becker's Hospital Review reported Monday, citing a new working paper published by the National Bureau of Economic Research. According to the report, patients in New Jesrsey were 4.1% less likely to visit an emergency room for diabetes complications and 12.3% less likely to visit the ER for severe flu symptoms if they lived within two miles of an urgent care clinic. "If people across New Jersey lived within two miles of a retail clinic, it could generate more than $70 million in ER savings," Becker's reported. (Becker's Hospital Review)

 

July 19, 2017

These research results "highlight the importance of checking for and accurately diagnosing sleep disordered breathing, especially in people at risk for dementia," the lead researcher reported.

July 18, 2017

The contact-free system showed nearly 90% accuracy compared to the gold standard.

July 18, 2017

The combined products have a market size of $315.9 million for the 12 months ended May 2017 according to QuintilesIMS data.

July 18, 2017

Piedmont is exploring various strategic options for the Resultz Kit, including working with a commercial partner.

July 18, 2017

Created by chiropractor Jason Wersland, the TheraGun G2PRO harnesses the medical benefits of localized vibration therapy to treat muscular discomfort.

July 18, 2017

The findings are based on responses from a national sample of 614 parents with at least one teen age 13 to 17.

July 17, 2017

The drug had U.S. sales of approximately $1.8 billion for the 12 months ended May 2017, according to QuintilesIMS data.

July 17, 2017

According to Hearos, DazzlEars is the first of its kind to utilize the flat back end of an ear plug to apply fashion and style, like jewelry, to the ears of its users.

July 14, 2017

The new partnership will bring access to IPC’s resources to U-Saves more than 80 U-Save independent pharmacies across North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Colorado, Wisconsin, and Minnesota.

July 13, 2017

EliteHealth’s Intelliwellness AVA can ask questions about a patient’s mental and physical wellbeing, collect vitals, remind patients to take their medication and deliver doctor instructions and health education. 

July 13, 2017

 The annual conference and exhibition is set to offer attendees access to industry thought leadership, pharmacy programs, continuing education courses and networking opportunities to help improve their pharmacies’ performance.

July 13, 2017

The company is introducing Central Sync, which allows PrescribeWellness to reach out to both pharmacies and patients to identify, recruit and enroll patients with the most impact on a pharmacy’s adherence measures. 

July 13, 2017

Synergy Medical said that it first installed a SynMed Ultra in a Canadian central fill pharmacy in November 2015, with its first U.S. installation slated for September. 

July 12, 2017

Beginning in July, HomeDNA from DDC will be the first suite of home DNA testing products in retail stores nationwide, according to the company.

July 12, 2017

Rohto Dry-Aid is designed to relieve the five key symptoms of dry eye: dryness, irritation, grittiness, burning and stinging.

July 11, 2017
The company now offers 25- and 35-mg dosage strengths of its generic of Focalin XR extended-release tablets.