Health & Wellness

04/04/2014 - 8:45am

Food Marketing Institute and Matrix Group, a digital agency specializing in e-marketing, announced the release of a new animated video as part of the trade association’s "Supermarket Facts Video Series."

04/04/2014 - 6:02am

The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy recommended that pharmacies no longer dispense combination drugs containing more than 325 mg of acetaminophen per dosage unit in light of recent regulatory action.

04/03/2014 - 10:35am

The CVS Caremark Charitable Trust, a private foundation created by CVS Caremark, has announced the recipients of nearly 70 grants awarded to free and charitable clinics, school-based health centers and community health centers as part of a $5 million commitment to increase access to health care in communities nationwide.

04/02/2014 - 4:01pm

Labeed Diab has been named SVP and president health and wellness at Walmart, filling a position previously held by Dr. John Agwunobi, who left the company.

04/02/2014 - 2:55pm

Access to good and affordable health care is the No. 1 concern of Americans today, trumping national security, national debt, improving the quality of education, gun violence and protecting privacy rights, according to a survey recently conducted for the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.

04/02/2014 - 1:45pm

Stayhealthy announced the completion of its deployment of Stayhealthy HealthCENTER Kiosks in six states throughout the Supervalu chain of supermarkets and pharmacies.

04/02/2014 - 1:38pm

Publix and Walgreens have partnered with a local coalition to collect expired medications, according to a report in the Delray Beach newspaper the Pineapple published Monday.

04/02/2014 - 9:40am

Symphony Health Solutions on Wednesday released research on the affects of the Affordable Care Act on Medicaid drug spending.

04/02/2014 - 8:46am

The Council for Responsible Nutrition noted that the importance of vitamin D continues to be recognized by leading researchers.

04/01/2014 - 10:56am

Smartphones and tablets may hold the key to getting more clinicians to screen patients for tobacco use and advise smokers on how to quit.