August 14, 2015

Avera Health and Hy-Vee on Friday announced an expanded partnership to offer AveraNow convenience and wellness clinics and kiosks in four Hy-Vee Sioux Falls stores, in addition to a Healthy You Mobile vehicle.

August 14, 2015

The research project will provide pharmacogenomics services in community pharmacies including collection of DNA samples, interpretation of patient results, counseling and collaboration with prescribers. 

August 13, 2015

Emdeon’s administrative Intelligent Healthcare Network will be enhanced through Altegra Health’s risk adjustment and quality analytics payment platform.

August 13, 2015

Wearable devices will extend beyond fitness tracking to include two-way communication between the user and the healthcare ecosystem, Frost & Sullivan reports. 

August 13, 2015

A strong majority of Americans (72%) - crossing regional, political, generational, gender and income lines — believe the current federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour is lower than it should be

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.