September 30, 2010

Diabetes could partially be related to air pollution, according to a new study....

September 26, 2010

Nestle will set up a health-and-wellness division to address such problems as obesity, cardiovascular disease,...

September 16, 2010

An advisory committee of the Food and Drug Administration has given a thumbs-down to a...

September 12, 2010

Diabetes quickly has grown into one of the top disease epidemics in the United States,...

September 1, 2010

The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine's small-business technology transfer program, part of the...

August 19, 2010

Safeway on Thursday announced a change to its eScrip fundraising program by asking schools and...

August 12, 2010

Weis Markets on Tuesday announced the introduction of its Weis Mystery Tours, a new field...

August 9, 2010

A new study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine found that those with a...

August 5, 2010

A group that promotes education and awareness around diabetes is calling on the government and...

August 3, 2010

The number of states with an obesity prevalence of 30% or more tripled in two...

July 18, 2010

Research and development pipelines are flowing with a record number of drugs for treating diabetes...

July 15, 2010

Lobbying by the American Beverage Association has squashed state government plans to put the much-debated...

July 15, 2010

The possibility of a new drug for treating obesity suffered a setback Thursday as a...

July 8, 2010

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday warned that Que She, marketed as an herbal...

July 7, 2010

The Department of Health and Human Services on Thursday awarded $10 million to 10 national...

July 6, 2010

In an effort to curb chronic diseases, CVS/pharmacy and the 50 Million Pound Challenge are...

June 30, 2010

Japanese drug maker Eisai will market a drug in the United States that was developed...

June 29, 2010

Adult obesity rates increased in 28 states in the past year, and declined only in...

June 28, 2010

SymphonyIRI Group and the Food Marketing Institute on Tuesday released research finding the behaviors of...

June 17, 2010

A new survey released this week by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National...

May 19, 2010

Prescription spending for chronic medications used by children increased 10.8% in 2009, 5% of which...

May 19, 2010

The National Advertising Division of the Council of Better Business Bureaus on Thursday referred advertising...

May 17, 2010

First Lady Michelle Obama's initiative to cut obesity in America has received backing from a...

May 13, 2010

Gerber is expanding its new integrated marketing campaign to underscore early childhood nutrition....