August 13, 2015

To date, 185 contestants have lost over 4,000 pounds while participating in the H-E-B's first four Slim Down Showdown programs.

August 13, 2015

According to the Walgreens' Flu Index, the states with the highest rates of influenza last year were Oklahoma, Texas, Mississippi, Texas and Tennessee.  Portland, Ore., Hartford, Conn. and Boston were the markets with the least amount of flu activity.  

August 12, 2015

The company has brought on a corporate wellness specialist who will work with employees at its corporate office, creating customized wellness programs to fit their needs and health goals. 

August 12, 2015

Drug Store News caught up with Beiersdorf director of shopper and customer marketing Andrew Kingery for a rundown on skin care today.

August 12, 2015

Mexico's Tienda Diabetes, a business unit of Soluciones Hospitalarias Integrales, turned to IBM Commerce to help provide better care for people with diabetes.

August 12, 2015

Rite Aid carries the standard trivalent flu vaccine, which offers protection against three strains of the flu, and a quadrivalent flu vaccine that offers protection against four strains of the virus.

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

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

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

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
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 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
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 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 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.

August 6, 2015

FSI advertising expenditures are up 2% across pharmacy retailers and up 7% among grocers. 

August 6, 2015

GMDC has played an integral role in front-end merchandising for almost five decades. 

August 6, 2015

IBM continues to beef up its Watson Health platform with latest $1 billion acquisiton.

August 6, 2015

Kmart began offering flu shots at participating Kmart Pharmacy locations for store members and customers this week.