April 12, 2016

Glucerna nutritional shakes produced sales of approximately $120 million through food, drug and mass merchants during the 12 months ending March 2016 Perrigo reported.

April 8, 2016

Don Kerrigan joins Bayer’s Consumer Health division from Pfizer, where he was most recently VP global commercial excellence. 

April 7, 2016
The new Myoplex line included insight from athletes on what they need to be at their peak.  
April 7, 2016

The GSK Warren facility will feature a state-of-the-art lab suite - the Shopper Science Lab - which is designed to optimize collaboration between GSK, the retailer and the consumer. 

April 7, 2016

In 2014, 123 million prescriptions were filled for NSAIDs in the U.S., and it is reported that one-third of the general population have used OTC NSAIDs. 

April 6, 2016

The combined company would bring to market oncology therapies, men’s and women’s health therapeutics and consumer health products. 

April 6, 2016

Activity trackers are not considered approved medical devices, however, the increased use of these devices has the potential to provide emergency physicians with objective clinical information, doctor says.

April 6, 2016

The Migraine Experience is the first simulator designed to give non-sufferers the chance to safely experience symptoms of a migraine including disorientation, aura, sensitivity to light and blurred vision. 

April 6, 2016

In connection with the termination of the merger agreement, Pfizer has agreed to pay Allergan $150 million for reimbursement of expenses associated with the transaction.

April 5, 2016

Truth's first foray into raising awareness around how second-hand smoke impacts pet health, "#CATmageddon," has already been viewed more than 33 million times.

April 5, 2016

FDA warning letters barring the sale of products containing methylsynephrine  were welcomed by the Council for Responsible Nutrition, which represents dietary supplmement manufacturers and suppliers. 

April 5, 2016

Showcasing a more approachable personality, the brand's first advertising campaign in recent years is set to launch in April and will focus on reaching more casual athletes and weekend warriors. 

April 3, 2016

According to the 2015 National Institute on Drug Abuse’s annual Monitoring the Future survey, one in 30 teens abuses OTC cough medicine containing DXM to get high.

April 1, 2016

Amazon's Dash Button orders have grown by more than 75% in the last three months and now take place more than once a minute.

April 1, 2016

However, flu activity is still relatively high across Wyoming, Montana and Kentucky, according to the report. 

April 1, 2016

WHIPPANY, N.J. - Other pharma companies may focus on foreign market opportunities, but the key strategy driving growth at Bayer is its commitment to innovating the U.S. marketplace, The Herald reported Friday. "[Bayer] is also creating new products just for the U.S., like TruBiotics immune supplement and Aleve PM and over-the-counter versions of some prescription drugs," noted AP reporter Linda Johnson. "Erik Gordon, an assistant professor at University of Michigan's Ross School of Business, said Bayer can raise U.S. sales significantly with its larger product lineup and increased marketing. Meanwhile, its metamorphosis to a pure life sciences company should boost research productivity." (The Herald

March 31, 2016

The launch of the Trojan-branded Dash Button is just in time for April's National STI Awareness Month, C&D noted. 

March 31, 2016

Over the next five years, CVS Health has committed $50 million toward creating the first tobacco-free generation through its #BeTheFirst campaign.

March 31, 2016

E-hydrate Protein On-the-Go ACTIVE is a ready to mix, natural protein and joint health product designed for active adults.

March 31, 2016

As part of the partnership, GMDC will share next practices and shopper insights at KOTRA’s annual business partnership conference April 1 in Los Angeles.

March 31, 2016

MedM has built a healthy activity cloud platform, allowing users to track everything from step tracking to blood glucose/pressure monitoring. 

March 31, 2016

Omron's new president, CEO succeeds former managing executive officer, president and CEO Seiji Takeda, who will transition to the role of executive officer, global business strategy planning, sales and marketing, Europe and the Americas.

March 30, 2016

Recognizing that an estimated 40% of sold medications end up unused, the Alliance for Aging Research's latest “pocket film” offers consumers a simple step-by-step guide on safe disposal. 

March 30, 2016

Smelling salts excite the nostrils with aromatic spirits of NH3, creating an inhalation reflex, affecting the pattern of breathing and resulting in improved respiratory flow rates.