June 28, 2016

Young Living Essential Oils has introduced its first over-the-counter remedies, and unveiled 15 new or rebranded products.

June 27, 2016

Florida-based Aubío Life Sciences, a new skin care company co-founded by U.S. businessman John Paul DeJoria, announced Monday that its flagship products Aubío Cold Sore Treatment Gel and Aubío Hydrating Lip Therapy are now available nationwide at Target stores and on target.com. 

June 24, 2016

The longer shelf life will make it easier for healthcare providers and pharmacies to stock Flublok and vaccinate people throughout the influenza season.

June 24, 2016

WellCare of Georgia Medicaid members will receive a 20% increase in their credit toward OTC supplies and an annual eye exam and eye care supplies, including OTC reading glasses, eyewashes and eye drops, are free.

June 23, 2016

ACIP continues to recommend annual flu vaccination, with either the inactivated influenza vaccine or recombinant influenza vaccine, for everyone 6 months and older.

June 23, 2016

McKesson and its Health Mart pharmacies rely on HRG for front-end category management solutions for their independent pharmacy customers.

June 23, 2016

The award is given by the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry to a product that "demonstrates creativity, novelty, uniqueness and technical sophistication."

June 22, 2016

The new app taps into the product databases on boots.com with iPad, and uses its analytics to enable colleagues to easily make recommendations to customers as well as view item location and online inventory.

June 22, 2016

Clif Bar on Tuesday introduced the category-first Clif Nut Butter Filled Energy Bar in four new flavors: chocolate hazelnut butter, chocolate peanut butter, coconut almond butter and peanut butter.

June 22, 2016

Headquartered in New York, Snow Phipps has overseen the deployment of over $1.7 billion of private equity capital and co-investments in 17 platform investments and over 25 add-on acquisitions since inception.

June 22, 2016

The NBTY Foundation raised over $590,000 through its 10th Annual Golf Outing this month.

June 22, 2016

There are 38 million migraine sufferers in the U.S., and 75% report that weather pressure changes trigger their attacks, and Cirrus Healthcare Products' new app is looking to help people #killmigraines. 

June 22, 2016

There is hope – 77% of consumers believe keeping a nutritious snack handy would help them stay on track with their active lifestyle when something unexpected happens to "derail" the day's plans.

June 21, 2016

Rachel Banham rose to national prominence in February when she tied the NCAA's single-game scoring record with 60 points.

June 21, 2016

In addition to the 2,900 stores which will stock a wide assortment of healthy foods by year end, another 360 stores will receive significant additional enhancements to the layout of food, beauty and OTCs.

June 21, 2016

The U.S. House of Representatives is expected to pass the "Restoring Access to Medications Act" Tuesday, which would make over-the-counter medicines re-eligible for purchase with a health savings account, Forbes reported. "It’s not surprising that HSAs have gone from partisan football to bipartisan cum-bay-yah in recent years. Over 20 million Americans now have a health insurance plan with an HSA," Forbes reported. "HSAs are making Obamacare a less unaffordable option for families. They are an integral and growing part of the national health insurance landscape." (Forbes)

June 21, 2016

Razorfish Health's new marketing director has CPG sales experience spanning Procter & Gamble, McNeil Consumer and Roche Diagnostics.

June 21, 2016

Two-thirds of Americans with household income exceeding $500,000 annually are interested in "luxury" health and wellness items, according to a recent Robb Report survey.

June 20, 2016

To help clinicians and patients make informed decisions about aspirin use, researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital have developed a new, free, mobile app, "Aspirin-Guide" that calculates both the cardiovascular disease risk score and the bleeding risk score for an individual patient, and helps clinicians decide which patients are appropriate candidates for the use of low-dose aspirin (75 to 81 mg daily).

June 20, 2016

Optimum Nutrition Gold Standard BCAA is intended for consumption during training, as taking in BCAAs (branched chain amino acids) during a workout can help spare muscle tissue from excessive breakdown.

June 20, 2016

The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to close by early August.

June 20, 2016

The authors found that increased adoption rates followed states allowing pharmacists to administer the vaccine.

June 17, 2016

Delaware becomes the 12th state to pass a law addressing the issue of cough medicine abuse among teens, CHPA noted.

June 17, 2016

The report noted that 58% of Gen Z consumers would choose in-store purchases over online in order to see and feel the product, while 50% look to avoid shipping costs and 43% want to get the products faster.