November 18, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration on Friday reported that Vigor-25, a product inappropriately marketed as...

November 18, 2010

GNC on Thursday announced the launch of its GNC Longevity Factors, GNC's first and only...

November 17, 2010

A Type 2 diabetes drug marketed by Eli Lilly and Amylin Pharmaceuticals may lower the...

November 16, 2010

Shortly after announcing a partnership with Walgreens, Genesis Today said it would bring its superfruit...

November 15, 2010

Today, American consumers are more focused on the foods they eat. They read labels. They understand the importance of fiber and whole grains. They know the difference between good and bad fats.

November 15, 2010

Now that more drug stores have moved into the grocery business, consumers are gaining more convenient access to food.

As a result, drug stores, which have always been synonymous with health and wellness, also have a tremendous opportunity to meet the nutrition needs of time-starved shoppers by stocking their shelves with healthier foods.

Food manufacturers, like Kellogg, see an opportunity for retail pharmacies to help reinvent the way groceries are merchandised to shoppers and help consumers make better decisions when buying food.

November 15, 2010

You’ve heard it before, and it’s true: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.

November 15, 2010

Should retail pharmacists tell their patients to eat a good breakfast?

A mountain of data showing the health benefits of a good breakfast — one that includes high-fiber foods like cereals and grains — point to an unequivocal answer: absolutely. Studies have proven that eating breakfast is closely linked to healthy body weights, improved mental alertness and physical performance. Plus, people who skip breakfast don’t make up for the missed nutrients later in the day.

November 15, 2010

The Food Marketing Institute on Tuesday announced the appointment of Susan Borra as SVP communications...

November 11, 2010

Eboost on Thursday launched its super berry liquid shot, formulated with a host of vitamins,...

November 10, 2010

Heading into the 2010 holiday shopping season, Americans appear ready to repeat unhealthy eating and...

November 10, 2010

The CRN Foundation, the educational nonprofit affiliate of the Council for Responsible Nutrition, on Wednesday...

November 9, 2010

Newly published findings indicated that infants fed a lower protein infant formula developed by Pfizer...

November 8, 2010

Two drug makers conducting a late-stage clinical trial of a drug for treating overweight and...

November 8, 2010

While many consumers claim to have adjusted their diets to include more healthy food and...

November 8, 2010

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has granted a patent to the privately owned company...

November 7, 2010

La Famiglia DelGrosso pasta sauce has gained recognition from Men's Health and Women's Health magazines....

November 7, 2010

A new study conducted by University of Toronto researchers found that GLP-1 analogues not only...

November 3, 2010

Clif Bar on Thursday announced the introduction of a revamped Clif Shot energy gel, a...

November 3, 2010

Two scientific papers published in Nutrition Reviews and the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition addressed...

November 2, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration has turned down an application for an insulin product made...

November 2, 2010

A nonprofit that seeks to improve the health and quality of life of women with...

November 1, 2010

Wegmans on Monday announced the availability of its co-branded blood glucose monitoring systems: Nipro Diagnostics’...

October 31, 2010

The Council for Responsible Nutrition last week added four members to its roster — ingredient...