January 26, 2016

Due to the profound health effects of tobacco smoking, it is important to identify treatments that increase rates of long-term smoking abstinence, researchers noted. 

January 26, 2016

Last year, many new multimedia features were added to the redesigned website, which includes a newsfeed, commentary, infographics, animations, video clips, health calculators and trackers, quizzes, as well as a drug interaction checker, pill identifier, and guide to pronunciation of medical terms. 

January 25, 2016

Rexall is the first retail pharmacy in Canada to offer OneStopMeds to patients in multiple provinces.

January 22, 2016

In 2015, when the ads were on the air, about 62% more people called the national quitline, 1-800-QUIT-NOW. 

January 22, 2016

CDC recommends that healthcare providers practice hand hygiene at key points in time to disrupt the transmission of microorganisms to patients, visitors and healthcare workers. 

January 22, 2016

Vicks’ average share of first page search results is almost six times that of cough, cold and allergy brand Mucinex, Clavis Insight reported. 

January 22, 2016

Through future studies, Sherman and his team will study the ability of lactoferrin -  the major protein in a mother's milk - to prevent secondary infections such as pneumonia. 

January 21, 2016

Five of the top 10 markets with flu activity are located west of Texas. 

January 21, 2016

The PSA campaign, featuring first-of-its-kind communications techniques, was developed pro bono by Ogilvy & Mather New York for the Ad Council.

January 21, 2016

Despite the frequency with which children get sick each cough and cold season and the numerous recognized negative effects of coughing, sniffling and congestion, many mothers are underutilizing healthcare professionals.

January 21, 2016

Sickweather provides real-time disease surveillance and forecasts for more than 23 different symptoms and illnesses.

January 20, 2016

According to the National Institutes of Health, it is estimated that up to 20% of the U.S. population is affected by GERD. 

January 20, 2016

Tom Corley has more than 30 years of industry experience with the Kraft Foods Group and General Foods, including more than 15 years in senior leadership and sales roles. 

January 20, 2016

Freshub is looking to aggressively expand its presence into key retail brands, and become a significant player in the emerging IoT and Smart Kitchen domains.

January 20, 2016

The USOC endorsement is expected to drive significant awareness around a category that only has 4% household penetration in the U.S. market.

January 20, 2016

A recognized leader in government relations and health care, Rodger Currie has advocated on behalf of patient groups, physicians, hospitals and the life sciences industry.

January 20, 2016

Three beauty brands — Marlowe, Mayfair Soap Foundry and You Are Amazing — all launched exclusively in Target stores and Target.com, each of which has a social cause connected to it. 

January 20, 2016

A portion of sales from The V Foundation products will go directly back to the Foundation. For the Rutgers products, a portion of the proceeds will go to the R Fund.

January 20, 2016

As a part of their new enhancements, PrescribeWellness is now offering their customers the use of text reminders to patients with prescriptions ready for pick-up and patients with pre-set appointments.

January 19, 2016

Boost Oxygen recently received nationwide exposure on Fox Network's show American Idol.

January 19, 2016

CDC has changed its name to Pharmacy Value Alliance to better reflect its members focus on community pharmacy. The Premier Value Product line will continue under the Premier Value name.

January 15, 2016

IRI is looking to drive the growth and expansion of IRI’s services to the retail industry with the appointment.