October 31, 2016

The 2016 CRN Consumer Survey on Dietary Supplements found that the five most popular supplements are the multivitamin, vitamin D, vitamin C, calcium and vitamin B/B complex.

October 28, 2016

Each of the more than 360 KidCents charities, located in communities served by Rite Aid, will receive a $5,000 grant to support programs that improve the health and well-being of children in their communities.

October 28, 2016

By the end of the year, GNC plans to deconstruct its pricing strategy, streamline its supply chain and digitize its marketing outreach, all in hopes of recapturing a supplement consumer who's migrated to other channels.

October 28, 2016

Fungi-Nail Nailner is a nail-whitening pen that can be used along with anti-fungal treatment to help whiten discolored fungal nails.

October 28, 2016

The primary challenges for the CPG industry operating in the natural and specialty space have been a lack of store-level visibility and the significant expense of supplying brand representatives in stores.

October 27, 2016

Coty launched Sally Hansen Color Therapy with an event at Manhattan’s Kimpton Eventi Hotel, where Drug Store News spoke to Coty executives, including SVP North America Shannon Curtin, about the launch of a product combining nail care and color.

October 27, 2016

Sea-Band has recently launched two new products – ginger gum and ginger lozenges – incorporating this traditional herbal medicine to alleviate nausea.

October 27, 2016

Green prescriptions are based on the newest research in lifestyle medicine showing that stress management, nutrition, fitness and social support can reverse the majority of chronic health issues.

October 27, 2016

NEW YORK - The giant AT&T-Time Warner merger may bring individualized ads - already commonplace on such streaming services as Hulu or YouTube - to network television, The New York Times reported Wednesday. "If you believe in a future where the very, very fine targeting of households or individuals with specific messaging makes economic sense to do at scale, what this merger does is enable that by making more audience available to target in that way,” Rob Norman, chief digital officer of WPP's GroupM, told The Times. “The question will be: What is the premium for addressability for that level of targeting that the advertiser is willing to pay?” (The New York Times)

October 26, 2016

The most notable ADA recommendation calls for three or more minutes of light activity, such as walking, leg extensions or overhead arm stretches, every 30 minutes during prolonged sedentary activities for improved blood sugar management.

October 26, 2016

Seven states have been identified for focused efforts and educational support: Arkansas, Louisiana, New York, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

October 26, 2016

More than four in 10 (43%) holiday shoppers surveyed expect they will use retailers' "buy online, pick up in store" feature, Deloitte reported.

October 26, 2016

Today’s connected consumer is plugged-in to a variety of technologies to keep them moving forward in an increasingly digital world – and wearable technologies are fueling that trend – according to new research released by the Global Market Development Center on Tuesday.

October 26, 2016

Trubrand was exclusively launched through Kroger, and distribution is now being expanded to include Target, Walgreens, Giant Eagle and HEB.

October 25, 2016

Each serving of Almond Protein Powder contains 19 grams of almond protein, 6 grams of natural fiber and 14 essential vitamins and minerals, and is made from real almonds – not just almond flavor.

October 25, 2016

Inspired by Drive will initially focus on a combination of enhancement of existing products and the creation of new products, specifically in three pediatric rehab categories: alternative positioning, bathing/toileting and mobility.

October 25, 2016

Canada's Certified Injection Pharmacists can provide the flu shot vaccination to adults as well as children over 9 years old in Alberta and Saskatchewan, to children over 7 years old in Manitoba and to children over 5 years old in British Columbia.

October 25, 2016

The homeopathic blend of ingredients follow the guidelines of The Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia of the United State and is recommended by both by primary care physicians and OBGYNs, the company stated.

October 24, 2016

The funding, distributed through CDC's Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases Cooperative Agreement, will support activities to protect the health of Americans, especially pregnant women.

October 24, 2016

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association's Up and Away campaign, in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is reminding parents to keep their medicines up and away and out of sight, especially during the Halloween season, as many children may mistake medicines for candy.

October 21, 2016

The FDA's Canadian equivalent has 11 AERs associated with homeopathic teething remedies. However, when further researched, those that were considered serious adverse events were not associated at all with the teething products.

October 21, 2016

To promote awareness, raise money for organizations supporting patients and encourage individuals to ask for Flublok, Protein Sciences will donate money to charity each time someone "shows them the Flublok vial."

October 21, 2016

Of those children who did receive treatment at camp with standard over-the-counter solutions, only 40% received a second treatment as recommended.