January 27, 2016

'Ohana Health Plan supplements Medicaid family OTC purchases, including vitamins, to the tune of $10 each month. 

January 27, 2016

Examples of healthcare innovation today include J&J's work with Wakefern, which focuses on delivering value to the diabetes patient. 

January 27, 2016

USA Synchro placed 11th in the duet event at the 2012 summer Olympics. The team placed 5th in the 2008 games and took a bronze medal home in 2004.

January 26, 2016
The Jan. 19 "Frontline" report on the dangers of supplements is evidence that even as the dietary supplement industry has made significant strides toward cleaning up its image, there may still be some work to do. 
January 26, 2016

The forehead thermometers involved in this case represented less than 1% of Helen of Troy’s consolidated net sales for fiscal year 2015.

January 26, 2016

Nearly 80 million U.S. households own a cat or dog and more than 350,000 cats and 150,000 dogs have been or will be diagnosed with diabetes, Omnis Health noted. 

January 26, 2016

Due to the profound health effects of tobacco smoking, it is important to identify treatments that increase rates of long-term smoking abstinence, researchers noted. 

January 26, 2016

Last year, many new multimedia features were added to the redesigned website, which includes a newsfeed, commentary, infographics, animations, video clips, health calculators and trackers, quizzes, as well as a drug interaction checker, pill identifier, and guide to pronunciation of medical terms. 

January 22, 2016

In 2015, when the ads were on the air, about 62% more people called the national quitline, 1-800-QUIT-NOW. 

January 22, 2016

CDC recommends that healthcare providers practice hand hygiene at key points in time to disrupt the transmission of microorganisms to patients, visitors and healthcare workers. 

January 22, 2016

Vicks’ average share of first page search results is almost six times that of cough, cold and allergy brand Mucinex, Clavis Insight reported. 

January 22, 2016

TRICARE's OTC benefit becomes a permanent part of the TRICARE pharmacy benefit on Feb. 1. 

January 21, 2016

Five of the top 10 markets with flu activity are located west of Texas. 

January 21, 2016

The PSA campaign, featuring first-of-its-kind communications techniques, was developed pro bono by Ogilvy & Mather New York for the Ad Council.

January 21, 2016

Despite the frequency with which children get sick each cough and cold season and the numerous recognized negative effects of coughing, sniffling and congestion, many mothers are underutilizing healthcare professionals.

January 21, 2016

Sickweather provides real-time disease surveillance and forecasts for more than 23 different symptoms and illnesses.

January 20, 2016

According to the National Institutes of Health, it is estimated that up to 20% of the U.S. population is affected by GERD. 

January 20, 2016

Tom Corley has more than 30 years of industry experience with the Kraft Foods Group and General Foods, including more than 15 years in senior leadership and sales roles. 

January 20, 2016

The USOC endorsement is expected to drive significant awareness around a category that only has 4% household penetration in the U.S. market.

January 20, 2016

A portion of sales from The V Foundation products will go directly back to the Foundation. For the Rutgers products, a portion of the proceeds will go to the R Fund.

January 19, 2016

Smart devices can track item usage and automatically order replenishment products through Amazon Dash, such as testing strips for a blood glucose meter or sanitizer for a hands-free sanitizer dispenser. 

January 19, 2016

Boost Oxygen recently received nationwide exposure on Fox Network's show American Idol.

January 19, 2016

CDC has changed its name to Pharmacy Value Alliance to better reflect its members focus on community pharmacy. The Premier Value Product line will continue under the Premier Value name.