August 12, 2015

WebMD is encouraging the public to vote to determine who among Christina Applegate, Glenn Close, Carrie Fisher or Jeff Gordon deserves to be this year's WebMD Health Hero Award People's Choice winner. 

August 11, 2015

DripDrop, a new, pharmacist-approved rehydration solution for all ages, is now available at Kroger subsidiary Ralphs.

August 11, 2015

The medication synchronization service allows patients to pick up all their medication in a monthly pharmacy visit and manage their prescriptions online. 

August 11, 2015

geniVida has been shown in a double blind placebo controlled randomized clinical study to help reduce both the number and duration of hot flashes in healthy menopausal women, Doctor's Best noted. 

August 11, 2015

Todd Hutsko is departing GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare for Fleet Laboratories, where he will be VP sales. 

August 11, 2015

Dave Schulte has more than 17 years of experience as an investor and investment banker, partnering with entrepreneurs to grow innovative health care and technology businesses.

August 11, 2015

Three years after it launched its EpiPen4ASchools program, Mylan announced this week that it would continue through the 2015-2016 school year.

August 11, 2015

Mindy Smith will lead the clinical advisory team to develop and deliver clinical service opportunities to PrescribeWellness’ virtual alliance of over 10,000 independent community pharmacies.

August 11, 2015

The Put Kids First campaign is a push for legislation doing away with the state’s law allowing nonmedical exemptions for vaccinations.

August 11, 2015
An early proponent and innovator of retail healthcare clinics has joined Walmart in a new role that suggests the world’s largest retailer is ready to make some major moves.
August 10, 2015

Quell utilizes NeuroMetrix's proprietary non-invasive neurostimulation technology to provide relief from chronic pain, such as due to diabetes, sciatica, fibromyalgia and degenerative knee conditions.

August 10, 2015

Experts from the CVS Health Research Institute, writing today in the Journal of the American Medical Association, are calling for a reconsideration of treatment guidelines for high cholesterol as PCSK9 inhibitors hit the market.

August 10, 2015

According to the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration, more than 24.5 million people age 12 or older in the U.S. (9.4% of the population) live with substance use disorders.

August 10, 2015

The Food and Drug Administration approved Mylan's Lidocaine Patch 5%, a generic version of Endo Pharmaceutical's Lidoderm.

August 10, 2015

The app lets parents choose a medication and a flavor, then find a nearby pharmacy where they can get the flavored medication.

August 10, 2015

WOW Health combines a 24/7 online health platform with a national directory of WOW providers and local access to “It’s How You Live” events and experiences. 

August 10, 2015

NPMA found 59% of Americans use mosquito repellent to protect themselves and family members from mosquitoes. 

August 10, 2015
According to Sprout Pharmaceuticals, approximately one-in-three women in the United States suffer from low sexual desire, and one-in-10 women (16 million women total) are distressed by it.
August 10, 2015

In order to ensure that patients receive treatment for periodic paralysis, Taro will be partnering with Diplomat Pharmacy, where patients and caregivers will receive treatment access and support. 

August 10, 2015

The company’s memantine hydrochloride tablets, available in 5- and 10-mg dosage strengths, are meant to treat dementia associated with Alzheimer’s disease.

August 7, 2015

This past January, CRN released recommended guidelines for the dietary supplement industry urging manufacturers to include a daily serving of at least 150 mcg of iodine in all multivitamins. 

August 7, 2015

According to IRI, sales of Goody's analgesics and Monistat 1 are doing extremely well, with annualized sales of $38.7 million (up 4.8%) and $49.2 million (up 5.4%), respectively.

August 7, 2015
The Well Beyond HIV mobile art exhibit in Chicago is traveling across the U.S. to help bring awareness of the many patients with HIV/AIDS who are living more than 20 years beyond original expectations.
August 6, 2015

In honor of National Fresh Breath Day on Thursday, DenTek’s Orabrush mascot Morgan the Tongue offered fresh-breath advice on social media, while his friends — the dancing tongues — performed and dispensed samples in New York City.