July 8, 2015

California's aggressive anti-smoking statutes have netted a 13% in real health costs associated with the use of tobacco products. 

July 7, 2015

A CDC poll found that the majority of Americans agree: the decision to risk one's health by choosing to smoke should be restricted to adults over 21. 

July 7, 2015

Hi-Tech carves out a larger piece of the sports nutrition pie with Innovative acquisition. 

July 6, 2015

The Harvard Drug Group enhances Cardinal Health's generic distribution business, expands OTC portfolio. 

July 6, 2015

Both NoGii and Spartan Brands were rewarded by retailers for their new product innovations at ECRM 2015 Vitamin & Sports Nutrition.

June 30, 2015

CRN’s melatonin guidelines are the latest in a series of proactive recommendations that the association has developed as part of its self-regulatory initiatives.

June 30, 2015

JXT5 is formulated to support a healthy increase in testosterone, joint health and mobility, libido, prostate health and vision. 

June 30, 2015

Through a combination of social media and a tour of key BBQ festivals across the country, TUMS maintains brand awareness around its fast relief promise. 

June 29, 2015

Cosmederm Bioscience's new anti-itch creams addresses both chronic and acute itch needs. 

June 29, 2015

Tris Pharma will supply the new Robitussin long-acting dextromethorphan. 

June 25, 2015

Alcon, a division of Novartis, has announced the U.S. launch of Clear Care Plus Cleaning & Disinfecting Solution containing HydraGlyde Moisture Matrix technology for cleaning and disinfecting contact lenses.

June 25, 2015

ECRM has announced the appointment of Jennifer Zannelli as SVP of sales, ECRM data.

June 23, 2015

First-ever CykelScramble inspired by company founder Gary Erickson’s love of cycling. 

June 23, 2015

Cosmederm Bioscience on Tuesday announced the introduction of ItchFreeZone.com, a new resource for all things itch.

June 23, 2015

For 12 years, the Council for Responsible Nutrition has been educating members of Congress on the value and benefit of a regulated supplement industry. 

June 23, 2015

Researchers expect a sharp uptick in weight-associated diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, osteoarthritis and some cancers. 

June 22, 2015

DSN senior editor Michael Johnsen examines in-depth sales activity in the sleep category in this multi-page report, which includes a Q&A with Procter & Gamble's Dave Tomasi.

June 22, 2015

Acura Pharmaceuticals and Bayer Healthcare are partnering to develop a product with pseudoephedrine that would be resistant to being used in methamphetamine.

June 22, 2015

In a recent survey, more than half of respondents said that they are highly annoyed by the way brands continue to rely on the old-fashioned strategy of repeatedly blasting generic advertising messages.

June 17, 2015

Half of consumers (50.5%) have used a sleep aid remedy in the past year, and of those, 84% opted for an OTC remedy, according to a survey conducted in May by Field Agent on behalf of Drug Store News.

June 16, 2015

 Vitamin and supplement retailer Piping Rock has announced Nature’s Truth as its new wholesale brand.

June 15, 2015

Ansell's latest SKYN condom is 20% thinner than its predecesors. 

June 15, 2015

Such chronic skin conditions as psoriasis and eczema have taken an anti-itch category known for its summertime seasonal sales spikes — because of such acute needs as poison ivy and bug bites — and have made it a year-round destination category.

June 15, 2015

Walmart, Costco and Rite Aid are three retailers driving significant traction in vitamin, mineral and supplement sales, TABS Group reported in May, helping to take share away from such online retailers as Amazon, which captures 36% of all online vitamin traffic, even as sales overall were up 3% to $11.8 billion.