The app pairs symptoms reported by the user – from fatigue to fever – and then uses that user's Fitbit data to alert them when their body is showing signs of an illness, such as a flu or cold, before it actually happens.
Bayer AG has joined a host of companies, including General Motors, Hyundai and Walmart, that have pledged to either keep or create jobs in the U.S., The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. The Journal cited Trump transition team spokesman Sean Spicer, who said Bayer’s decision was the result of “the president-elect’s focus on creating a better business climate here in the United States.” Bayer is currently seeking regulatory approval for its planned $57 billion purchase of seed maker Monsanto, and committed research investments and "several thousand" new high-tech positions in the U.S. once that deal is successfully completed. (The Wall Street Journal)
“As our organization continues to engage on the leading-edge of a constantly transforming and disrupted marketplace, we are pleased to have leaders who are positioning ... for future innovation,” GMDC stated.
Drawing on FAIR Health's database of over 21 billion privately billed healthcare claims, the report found claim lines with a diagnosis of obesity also increased across the pediatric population from 2011 to 2015 by as much as 154%.
“The integration of the two networks ... will create substantial synergies [on the] organizational side of the business [and] procurement side of the business," Stefano Pessina, CEO Walgreens Boots Alliance, told analysts.
The weekly Flu Index shows which populations are experiencing the most incidences of influenza each week based on Index methodology and does not measure actual levels or severity of flu activity, Walgreens noted.
CHPA has developed a three-prong strategy in combating DXM abuse, which includes connecting to parents and teens on awareness efforts and galvanizing the industry to restrict the sale of DXM products to adults.
America's Naturals' latest line-extenstion to its comprehensive Family Flora lineup of probiotic supplements — called E.N.T. — targets ear, nose and throat care, and is ideal for cough-cold and flu endcaps.
According to the company, whole foods have a complex nutritional makeup rich in beneﬁcial micro and macronutrients. These type of superfoods are considered nutrient-dense and provide the best source of nutrition.
CRN suggested that strong recommendations from government agencies advocating supplementation should pave the way to include multivitamins with folic acid within all government nutrition programs, including SNAP.
As probiotics are quickly gaining popularity, the new industry guidelines are designed to ensure probiotic manufacturers can consistently create high-quality products in which consumers can be confident.
Unlike currently available OTC desensitizing sprays or gels that contain lidocaine or benzocaine, PreBoost is an individually packaged wipe containing 4% benzocaine, which allows for discrete, direct and precise application.