October 4, 2016

The influenza campaign aims to support the public health effort for flu prevention by making the flu shot available in more than 300 stores in the Jean Coutu network.

October 4, 2016

Additional market consolidation and switch opportunities expected to fuel future OTC growth, Kline Group reports.

October 4, 2016

Almost half of Americans (48%) use saline drops, nasal spray or rinse to treat a bad cold and 47% soothe their irritated noses with lotion, aloe or vitamin E.

October 4, 2016

The URI victory marks the third time in nine years that the esteemed College of Pharmacy has won the “Jeopardy!”-style academic competition.

October 3, 2016

The new Sanofi consumer chief will help the company meet one of its key strategic goals of its roadmap 2020.

October 3, 2016

Hyland's on Friday assured consumers that Hyland's Baby Teething Tablets remain safe.

September 30, 2016

Between a new event titled "Demo Day" and an increased number of Strategic Executive Connection sessions involving more than 60 retailers, HBW16 is helping to navigate that last mile across the healthcare ecosystem.

September 29, 2016

As many as 45.6% of Amerians over the age of six months got their flu shot. Coverage of 46% among the public means about 144 million people received a flu vaccine last season in the U.S.

September 29, 2016

Brian McNamara succeeds Emma Walmsley, who was last week appointed GSK CEO Designate succeeding Sir Andrew Witty as GSK CEO.

September 27, 2016

HBW16 Demo Day, slated for Thursday, Sept. 29, will feature pre-selected companies presenting innovative concepts and services on stage to accelerators, retailers, suppliers and potential investors.

September 27, 2016

M.D.'s Own is more than just a lubricant — it's a moisturizer, M.D. Science Lab stated.

September 27, 2016

Perrigo plans to integrate the Tarex technology into certain of its store brand and retailer own label pseudoephedrine HCI products in the future and will immediately begin distribution of Zephrex D to its retail customers.

September 26, 2016

Early data suggests that corporate wellness programs with wearable devices increase average employee participation from 20% to between 60% and 70%.

September 26, 2016

According to RB, the majority of men want to last longer in bed (89%). However, most men don’t like to talk about the issue openly, which suggests an over-the-counter solution may do well. 

September 23, 2016

The company announced Tuesday that its board of directors had named Paul Campanelli to the position, effective immediately, succeeding Ravid De Silva, who has stepped down from the position and his place on the company's board of directors. 

September 23, 2016

Sales of OTC products were up a solid 4% in 2015, according to the recently published Kline Group Nonprescription Drugs USA report, the company noted in its blog Friday. However, marketing  support behind that growth may be waning. "Advertising expenditures continue to decline as marketers become more selective on where they spend advertising dollars and focus efforts only against brands where they have a competitive edge," Kline Group wrote. (Kline Group)

September 23, 2016

Aromatherapy is familiar to yoga enthusiasts, many of whom  incorporate essential oils into their pursuit of balancing their chakras.

September 23, 2016

Both the Council for Responsible Nutrition and the Natural Products Association have been lobbying on behalf of the dietary supplement industry to combat Puerto Rico's Administrative Order 346.

September 22, 2016

The benefit of greater accessibility clearly outweighs any real or perceived risks associated with having naloxone available outside of pharmacies, College of Pharmacists of BC stated.

September 22, 2016

NPA hopes to complete the Safe Harbor database of dietary ingredients in the near future, and will engage FDA in the coming months on its methodology and evidence.

September 22, 2016

More than 5,000 Americans across the country participated in the online survey, which awards the “Reader’s Digest Most Trusted Brand” title to winners in 40 product categories.

September 20, 2016

The purpose of the ketogenic regimen is to shift the body from relying on glucose for energy to instead tapping into stored fat.

September 20, 2016

NSF International's dietary supplement testing and certification program has three key components: Good Manufacturing Practices registration, NSF International dietary supplement certification and NSF Certified for Sport certification.

September 20, 2016

GSK's CEO Designate joined GSK in 2010 from L’Oréal where, over the course of her 17-year career, she held a variety of marketing and general management roles in the United Kingdom, Europe and the United States.