September 18, 2015

A recent Harris Poll found that one-half of households use OTC medicines to treat a chronic or recurring condition.  These families would particularly benefit from OTC eligibility in FSAs and HSAs.

September 18, 2015

Family Dollar Fabulous is an event designed to partner Family Dollar's most trusted African-American beauty brands with today's influential beauty, lifestyle, and fashion vloggers and bloggers.

September 18, 2015

McKesson on Friday bought the pharmaceutical distribution division of Ireland's UDG Healthcare in a cash transaction valued at $466.5 million. 

September 18, 2015

The new NACDS health policy liaison served as a senior policy advisor for Rep. Lynn Jenkins, R-Kan., and has worked for Sen. Richard Burr. R-N.C., and interned for Sen. Sam Brownback, R-Kan.

September 18, 2015

Among those who have experienced this discomfort, more than two thirds (68%) say this occurs most in their nether regions, including the buttocks and inner thighs.

September 18, 2015

The line includes the company’s soothing wash, a soothing lotion, eczema balm, hand repair cream and an eczema regimen kit. 

September 17, 2015

In Q2, Rite Aid completed its EnvisionRx acquisition and continued its move toward becoming a retail healthcare company, chairman and CEO John Standley said when announcing the company's quarterly earnings.

September 17, 2015

The iMedicare platform integrates with every pharmacy system, so pharmacies can identify patients eligible to choose a Medicare plan and generate a customized report within seconds.

September 17, 2015

NACDS was one of only 2,000 workplaces nationwide to earn the “Best Workplaces for Commuters” distinction.

September 17, 2015

Fitbit Wellness will be able to expand integration opportunities with health plans and self-insured employers by its ability to enter into Business Associate Agreements with HIPAA-covered entities. 

September 17, 2015

The share of “vertical” acquisitions will reach 84% of the total provider acquisition volume by 2018, up from 74% today.

September 17, 2015

While most available apps focus on overall wellness, healthcare systems and professionals are expressing greater interest and excitement in broader app use.

September 17, 2015

McKesson realized more than $11 million in annualized savings between improved employee performance and saved medical costs thanks to its health and wellness programs. 

September 17, 2015

U.S. Pain Foundation founder and president Paul Gileno duscusses his personal connection to chronic pain and the importance of focusing on pain management — particularly during September, Pain Awareness Month. 

September 17, 2015

A 2012 Nielsen study, revealed that 92% of consumers trust word-of-mouth testimonials or product recommendations above all other sources of product information.

September 17, 2015
The company’s president, CEO and chairman Joseph Papa has issued a letter to shareholders recommending against tendering their shares to Mylan.
 
September 17, 2015

Perry Drug founder Jack Robinson was also a past chairman of the National Association of Chain Drug Stores. 

September 17, 2015

According to Prestige Brands, yeast infections is a conditon that will impact 75% of women in their lifetime. 

September 17, 2015

Recent studies have shown that chamomile herbal blends can reduce crying by 60%.

September 17, 2015

NACDS’ new-hire will provide effective leadership on issues such as quality metrics and innovative value-based payment models, Steve Anderson, association president and CEO, said. 

September 17, 2015

Hamacher Resource Group and regional wholesaler Miami-Luken are preparing to roll out HRG’s TEMPS Category Manager program to Miami-Luken’s independent pharmacies later this year.

September 16, 2015

Xyrena is honoring the late singer Aaliyah with a new black-hued scent created in collaboration with her mother and brother.