January 4, 2017

VR. AR. AI… Oh my. In this report, DSN outlines big trends, predictions and critical issues that will make the news in 2017 and beyond.

January 4, 2017

Interest in dietary supplements, sports nutrition, diet aids, meal-replacement solutions and even energy shots has never been higher, according to a Kline consumer survey released last year, particularly among baby boomers.

January 4, 2017

Young adults are increasingly incorporating dietary supplements into their health regimens as a strategy toward being healthier.

January 4, 2017

RB is in search of Indiegogo campaigners whose innovations specifically fit within the following focus categories: respiratory, pain relief, health monitoring, sexual well-being and vitamins, minerals and supplements.

January 4, 2017

The Reliefband Neurowave applies accurately programmed pulses with highly specific waveforms, frequency and intensity to modulate the median nerve on the underside of the wrist.

January 4, 2017

Drug Store News has partnered with Competitive Promotion Report, IRI and MarketTrack to create this exclusive report highlighting market performance of major manufacturers in the VMS category.

January 4, 2017

The prenatal support vitamins and supplements space is a growing opportunity that would appeal to a new millennial mom.

January 3, 2017

Burt's Bees makes its first foray into the functional food arena with a new line of three protein shakes.

January 3, 2017

Based on the same contactless monitoring technology that has been used in U.S. hospitals and clinics for the last decade, LIVE by EarlySense helps people proactively manage their own health.

January 3, 2017

Moms face a number of obstacles during their breastfeeding journey — from the impact of product performance on her milk output, to the noise of her breast pump motor to getting access to help, Medela found.

January 3, 2017

Company acquired OTC pregnancy test kit brand from Prestige Brands.

January 3, 2017

Transaction will bring the Summer’s Eve, Fleet and Pedia-Lax brands to the New York-based company’s portfolio.

January 3, 2017

The meta-analysis supporting the benefits of omega-3s reviewed 18 randomized controlled trials and 16 prospective cohort studies, with 93,000 and 732,000 subjects, respectively.

December 16, 2016

CHPA works to reduce teen DXM abuse by following three strategies: increase parent engagement, heighten teen perception of risk and social disapproval and limit teen access to DXM.

December 16, 2016

Using blood glucose data wirelessly transmitted from the OneTouch Verio Flex blood glucose monitoring system, WellDoc's patented clinical and behavioral engine will provide patients with individualized real-time feedback.

December 16, 2016

GMDC’s research identifies four barriers consumers face as they make purchasing decisions, and provides “next practice” solutions to create seamless trips in the pursuit of a healthy lifestyle.

December 16, 2016

Celebrity esthetician, Shani Darden, will act as a brand ambassador for Beauty Beneath through PR and social media platforms.

December 15, 2016

Walgreens ranks the top markets and states for flu activity in the U.S. It's the third year for Walgreens' Flu Index, and this year will include Puerto Rico for the first time.

December 14, 2016

All told, about 20% of Americans, or 48 million, report some degree of hearing loss, according to the Hearing Loss Association of America.

December 12, 2016

LifeStyles "Smart is Sexy" advertisements challenge sexuality marketing clichés head-on via banner ads and videos that at first glance appear to support some outdated concepts surrounding sexiness.

December 12, 2016

TummyZen works by combining the acid-inhibiting zinc salt with fast-acting calcium carbonate in a quick dissolving caplet.

December 9, 2016

“We advise the public to be cautious when reviewing [adverse event] reports and to consider the fuller picture,” CRN cautioned.

December 8, 2016

As part of an agreement with the DOJ, GNC will take a number of actions to broaden industry-wide knowledge of prohibited ingredients and improve compliance by vendors of third party products.

December 8, 2016

PARSIPPANY, N.J. -- The Kline Group on Wednesday addressed the impact new wearable OTC devices such as TENS pain-relieving units are having on the category in its latest blog. "As consumers are increasingly demanding more features from these devices, such as being lightweight, easy-to-wear, portable, and most importantly affordable, this segment is expected to continue to thrive," noted Marcela Chifu, marketing executive Kline Group. "While the self-care devices market is still in the nascent stage, it will be interesting to see how it evolves in the following years. ... [T]his market has great potential to become consumers’ next top alternative to traditional nonprescription drugs." (Kline Group)