October 24, 2016

The funding, distributed through CDC's Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity for Infectious Diseases Cooperative Agreement, will support activities to protect the health of Americans, especially pregnant women.

October 24, 2016

The Consumer Healthcare Products Association's Up and Away campaign, in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is reminding parents to keep their medicines up and away and out of sight, especially during the Halloween season, as many children may mistake medicines for candy.

October 21, 2016

The FDA's Canadian equivalent has 11 AERs associated with homeopathic teething remedies. However, when further researched, those that were considered serious adverse events were not associated at all with the teething products.

October 21, 2016

To promote awareness, raise money for organizations supporting patients and encourage individuals to ask for Flublok, Protein Sciences will donate money to charity each time someone "shows them the Flublok vial."

October 21, 2016

Of those children who did receive treatment at camp with standard over-the-counter solutions, only 40% received a second treatment as recommended.

October 20, 2016

Apollo Energy Gum is one of the fastest-acting sources of energy due to its innovative delivery system that instantly boosts the user's energy levels, the company boasts.

October 20, 2016

Read about and see photos of GSK Consumer Healthcare’s state-of-the-art Innovation Labs at the company’s new headquarters in Warren, N.J. 

October 20, 2016

IM HealthScience's products provide relief to sufferers of irritable bowel syndrome and functional dyspepsia.

October 20, 2016

The move enables Connected Partner companies and Nielsen clients to find each other and collaborate in an open ecosystem, freeing them from common barriers to connecting applications and data sets at scale.

October 19, 2016

According to the poll, 80% of U.S. workers polled said that they would take a pay cut if it meant that they would never catch a cold again.

October 19, 2016

Each of thinkThin's seasonally inspired Protein & Fiber Bars offers 10 grams of protein and 5 grams of fiber in an individually wrapped 150-calorie bar.

October 19, 2016

Walgreens and Vitamin Angels reached the milestone of helping100 million children and mothers more than a year ahead of its original goal to achieve it by the end of 2017.   

October 18, 2016

Each serving of Optimum Nutrition's Gold Standard Gainer contains 55 grams of premium protein, mostly from isolate sources, to support muscle building.

October 17, 2016

Boehringer Ingelheim is looking to spark some excitement across the antacids aisle with the launch of its Duo Fusion combination antacid, which couples a fast-acting heartburn remedy with an H2 blocker to provide both immediate and longer-lasting relief from heartburn.

October 17, 2016

The Nov. 14 gala will include a reception, followed by dinner and an awards presentation and a dessert reception. 

October 17, 2016

In the slightly less than one year since CVS Health acquired all of Target’s 1,669 pharmacies and 79 retail clinics, the company has completed the process of turning them into CVS Pharmacy and MinuteClinic locations. As ambitious as those numbers may sound, now comes the even tougher job — making patients in those stores aware of the health services they can now access at their local CVS Pharmacy in Target.

October 17, 2016

This isn’t your parents’ private-label business any more. To be sure, the rules of the store brand game have changed over the years — price matters, but it certainly isn’t the only factor driving the growing consumer interest in private label that exists today. CVS has upped its game in private label over the last several years, with store brand penetration up from about 17% in 2010 to more than 22% today.

October 17, 2016

Who’s leading the retail health revolution? One of the chief innovators in the transformation of U.S. health care is surely CVS Health.

October 17, 2016

Digital engagement is an integral part of CVS Health’s growth strategy, and for good reason. The digital customer at CVS spends 4.5 times more and engages with the CVS brand six times more than non-digital customers do.

October 17, 2016

The ExtraCare loyalty program has grown to become CVS Health’s crown jewel. In 2015, the program — now in its 15th year — helped drive nearly $4 billion in savings for its roughly 70 million active cardholders. More important, it has emerged as the key engine driving CVS Health’s personalization efforts — a critical component of the company’s five-pillar strategy to reenergize its front-end business.

October 17, 2016

 The patch includes the maximum strength lidocaine available without a prescription and uses a proprietary hydro-gel technology to soothe aggravated nerves, the company said.

October 17, 2016

Two years ago, CVS Pharmacy made the bold decision to walk away from tobacco. It was the right move for a lot of reasons, but the fact remained: There was a $2 billion sales hole that needed to be plugged.

October 17, 2016

The next big Rx-to-OTC switch opportunity in 2017 could be migraine treatments, as migraine already is a growing category within OTC pain relief, impacting as many as 37 million Americans.

October 17, 2016

It’s the millennial shopper who’s driving much of the 10.3% growth across external analgesics.