June 17, 2015

Half of consumers (50.5%) have used a sleep aid remedy in the past year, and of those, 84% opted for an OTC remedy, according to a survey conducted in May by Field Agent on behalf of Drug Store News.

June 15, 2015

Ansell's latest SKYN condom is 20% thinner than its predecesors. 

June 15, 2015

Procer AVH, a supplement to improve cognitive health, is now available through 23,000 stores — more than double that number last year.

June 15, 2015

Perfecta Products moves toward positioning the Zim’s Max product line under a single identity, the company announced.

June 15, 2015

Sens. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., and Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., proposed three amendments to the National Defense Authorization Act that would impact how the military addresses supplementation. 

June 15, 2015

As many as 42% of the patients with a pharmacist on their care team had at least one change to their blood pressure drugs, which leads to improved outcomes, study finds.

June 12, 2015

J&J's consumer business is looking to reclaim its No. 1 position, with its consumer chief outlining three reasons the OTC business is crucial to J&J's overall healthcare portfolio.

 

June 12, 2015

McNeil Consumer Healthcare, the makers of Tylenol, have launched the new #HowWeFamily effort.

June 11, 2015

Adam Ciongoli will start overseeing the company’s legal arm and government relations, as well as corporate secretary activities, on July 13. 

June 11, 2015

Data from Acosta Sales and Marketing is showing that Hispanic shoppers are an important demographic for grocery stores to focus on. 

June 11, 2015

The Crack Life Open campaign is meant to encourage consumers to “flourish from the inside out,” as the campaign’s tagline goes.

June 10, 2015

"Despite living in a digital age, no one else has yet addressed ... common health issues in a mobile format," Sumeet Narula of McNeil Consumer Healthcare said regarding its recent app launch. 

June 10, 2015

New research from the NPD Group’s food industry research is showing that whatever a consumer is snacking on, it’s important they think it’s healthy.

June 9, 2015

The Glukos Company on Monday launched a campaign where participants may win Glukos product and Tobin Heath autographed memorabilia. 

June 9, 2015

Nature's Bounty's new women's multivitamin contains 50 mg of collagen among its ingredients. 

June 9, 2015

Kailos Genetics has introduced an affordable and accessible genetic test aimed helping patients and providers personalize medicine. 

June 9, 2015

Nexcare Bandages, the American Red Cross and supermodel Niki Taylor encourage Americans to give blood this summer.

June 9, 2015

Walgreens features exclusive beauty products in new challenge on the Challenged app. 

June 9, 2015

Walgreens will use the app to integrate its Balance Rewards system with Apple Pay this fall. 

June 8, 2015

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is advising clinicians to be on the lookout for a new bird flu. 

June 8, 2015

The Food and Drug Administration hopes to boost the effectiveness of the influenza vaccine for this coming season, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported. 

June 8, 2015

NPA is tackling VMS issues head-on, and that's driving new membership, explained president Roxanne Green. 

June 5, 2015

Cardinal Health's acquisition of The Harvard Drug Group "further utilizes Red Oak, our joint venture with CVS Health to source generics," CEO says. 

June 5, 2015

Merz North America has been operating in North Carolina since 1995.