August 2, 2016

Each 5-hour Energy Protein shot has 21 grams of protein and contains 100 calories and less than one gram of sugar.

August 1, 2016

Experienced health industry executive joins company to drive deeper integration of the Fitbit platform into healthcare systems.

August 1, 2016

Johnson & Johnson is taking this new approach to the CPG industry’s largest forum, NACDS Total Store Expo, with the launch of their cross-enterprise Diabetes Collaboration Zone.

August 1, 2016

The Clean Whey products arrive in the midst of a complete relaunch for the brand, as PowerBar unveils a more approachable personality.

August 1, 2016

Royal Philips' new programs represent a new era in connected care for consumers, patients and health providers, as healthcare continues to move outside the hospital and into the patient's homes.

July 29, 2016

Low-risk general wellness products, including wearable fitness monitors and sleep monitors, will not be subject to pre- or post-market regulatory requirements, the Food and Drug Administration reported Thursday, according to a report from the Regulatory Affairs Professional Society. "FDA has kept in line with its previous guidance on other health and wellness products, such as mobile medical applications and exercise equipment, where depending on the product's intended use, it could fall under FDA regulations," RAPS reported. "FDA says manufacturers could say their product is intended 'to promote, track, and/or encourage choice(s), which as part of a healthy lifestyle, may help to reduce the risk of [or may help living well with] certain chronic diseases and conditions.'" (RAPS)
 

July 28, 2016

In recent studies, as many as 69% of people self-treating with OTC lice products use more than the recommended dose to increase effectiveness. 

July 26, 2016

Online and other non-store sales, which are included in the overall figure, are expected to increase 7% to 10% year-over-year rather than the 6% to 9% percent forecast earlier.

July 26, 2016

The new Platinum HydroWhey delivers fast-digesting whey protein that provides essential nutrients to help support muscle recovery after an intense workout.

July 26, 2016

Whether a freshman or a senior returning for the final year, Rite Aid also carries the essentials needed to get college students situated for a fresh start with products such as sheet sets, lamps and laundry baskets.

July 26, 2016

To address recommendations by the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, Sanofi Pasteur has increased production of Fluzone Quadrivalent vaccine where possible.

July 25, 2016

Market leaders Johnson & Johnson and Bayer have remained the No. 1 and No. 2 OTC marketers, respectively, for many years.

July 25, 2016

This is the first clinical trial comparing vitamin C retention in leukocytes between Ester-C and ascorbic acid in both male and female nonsmokers.

July 22, 2016

Cranberry U.T. Complete is available nationally in select natural products and wellness stores and retails for a suggested $32.99 per 2.46 oz container.

July 22, 2016

Select locations received 10-minute, no-equipment workout session with fitness, lifestyle and wellness expert Jennipher Walters, co-founder of Fit Bottomed Girls Community.

July 21, 2016

The new president will ensure continued strategic alignment between Hyland's food, drug and mass merchandiser customers and the company's natural food store customers, the company stated.

July 20, 2016

On the eve of the 2016 Summer Olympics, Ansell Healthcare hypes brand recognition of its Skyn condom brand with leap into performance apparel space.

July 20, 2016

NPA worked closely with members of the House Natural Resources Committee, including Rep. Ryan Zinke, R-Mont., to  attach language to PROMESA requiring the Task Force to examine Puerto Rico’s AO 346.

July 20, 2016

Philips Sonicare has launched a new innovation in the U.S. dental care aisle.

July 20, 2016

Fed by health input from wearable devices and apps, Shae's new health platform will help guide users toward better health.

July 20, 2016

Unilever has acquired Dollar Shave Club in a deal said to be worth about $1 billion, gaining a firmer foothold in the burgeoning market for male grooming products.

July 19, 2016

Fructose malabsorption is a digestive complication that can result in abdominal pain, bloating, gas and diarrhea.

July 19, 2016

Florajen joins Clarion Brands' OTC portfolio including Lipo-Flavonoid, an OTC product for ringing in the ears (tinnitus), and Certain Dri, an OTC treatment for controlling excessive underarm sweating (hyperhidrosis).

July 18, 2016

Driven by consumer interest in all things natural, the market for natural OTCs increased by 11.4%, Kline noted, compared with the overall OTC market that grew 4.2% in 2015.