November 15, 2016

The survey found that moms ride an emotional rollercoaster when it comes to caring for their sick child, and taking an accurate tempurature of their child may be one way they can gain control of the situation.

November 15, 2016

Finalists for CHPA Foundation's Industry Leadership Award included Bayer Consumer Health for its Continuing Medical Education Program and GSK Consumer Healthcare for its “What’s Your Why” smoking cessation campaign.

November 14, 2016

An Ascensia survey of 909 people with diabetes in several European countries has shown that 71% of people with diabetes own a smartphone, and 52% of them who are using a health or wellness app say they have changed their behavior as a result.

November 14, 2016

The Nature's Bounty Co. family of brands includes Nature's Bounty, Sundown Naturals, Solgar, Holland & Barrett, Osteo Bi-Flex, Ester-C, MET-Rx, Pure Protein, Balance, Body Fortress, Puritan's Pride and most recently, Organic Dr.

November 11, 2016

ToConceive is clinically proven to increase a women’s production of transudate, a natural lubricant that assists in the fertility process, M Pharma USA noted.

November 10, 2016

According to Kline Group, Pfizer's consumer business boasts annual sales of about $1.4 billion in manufacturer-level sales and ranks No. 4 in the U.S.

November 10, 2016

Walgreens has donated one percent of retail sales from vitamin and supplement purchases to Vitamin Angels, culminating in a total of more than $25 million as of September 2016.

November 8, 2016

4Jointz is a topical pain reliever combining natural allantoin present in a standardized comfrey extract with tannic acid and eucalyptus oil as part of an herbal formula.

November 3, 2016

The super-small mini tab Jet-Avert helps provide all day protection from nausea, dizziness and vomiting, the company stated.

November 3, 2016

LOS ANGELES - With a growing footprint at traditional grocery retailers, E-hydrate, the maker of natural Protein On-the-Go, recently secured distribution through Walgreens, which added E-hydrate's two flagship SKUs in the top locations across the country.

"Customers are now actively on the lookout for healthier choices when they're on-the-go," stated Jiam Kayser, E-hydrate chief sales officer. "Walgreens is right in line with our philosophy, and we're excited about the new focus on healthy food choices at Walgreens."

November 2, 2016

The Supplement OWL is now moving beyond the original beta-test and CRN is urging companies to test out the product by inputting dietary supplement labels.

November 2, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO - Target and Best Buy are betting on a San Francisco start-up that tracks sleep patterns from the bedside by connecting wirelessly to a sensore within the pillow, Forbes reported Tuesday. The latest version of Hello's Sense features an Amazon Echo-style voice interface and new sensors that monitor UV light, carbon monoxide and organic compounds. Hello founder James Proud wouldn’t sales figures or units sold, but did share that 93% of customers are actively using the device three months after the purchase. “It’s the inverse of what you see with wearable devices,” he told Forbes. (Forbes)

November 2, 2016

In 2014, GM Pharmaceuticals partnered with H-E-B to bring a full line of more than a dozen multi-symptom relief liquid OTC formulas to market.

November 2, 2016

The flu vaccination service is under the responsibility of a nurse or a pharmacist, depending on the province in which the store is located, the Jean Coutu Group noted.

November 2, 2016

Commissioned by the Consumer Healthcare Products Association, the study looks at how much patients, employers and payers would pay for prescription-only DXM over a 10-year window.

November 1, 2016

Mars is expanding the distribution of its popular cocoa extract supplement.

November 1, 2016

As of Nov. 1, all new scooter and power chair purchases from Drive DeVilbiss will carry a one-year warranty on batteries and a two-year warranty on electronics.

November 1, 2016

Veru Healthcare will manage the pharma and consumer health divisions and The Female Health Company will manage the global Public Health sector FC2 business.

November 1, 2016

Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices is consolidating its medical device divisions under one umbrella to better serve its hospital customers,  mirroring how  J&J builds upon its relationship with retail giant Walmart, Gary Pruden, J&J’s executive vice president and worldwide chairman for medical devices, told MedCity News Monday. “I have more than a dozen companies in the U.S. for example and in the past, they would all go to the hospital system provider separately. They all have separate P&Ls, they all operate independently, they all go separately,” he said. “We made a conscious decision and actually this year we integrated all the different business into one single P&L and I have one single strategic account management group in the U.S.” (MedCity News)

November 1, 2016

Emerson, class of '75, graduated with a degree in business administration and went on to a successful career in the healthcare industry before founding the Emerson Group.

October 31, 2016

At the program’s launch in 2006, CRN urged the dietary supplement industry to police the advertising marketplace through an industry campaign headlined “There’s a new sheriff in town. You!”

October 31, 2016

Colin Mackenzie was appointed Region Head, GSK Consumer Healthcare in October 2016 and has been leading the North American business since 2011.

October 31, 2016

As part of the partnership, Ansell will donate $0.50 from each sale of its 12-count custom box to the Movember Foundation (up to $50,000).

October 31, 2016

According to UNICEF, 19.4 million children missed out on basic vaccines needed to stay healthy last year. Almost one third of deaths among children under five are preventable by vaccines.