Category Archive: Women’s Health

Nov 10

Increase in Demand for Heart Health Supplements

According to a recent market research released by Windrose Partners, an advisory firm for the healthcare industry based in Boston, MA, new product launches in the heart health category of the food, drink and dietary supplements market, were estimated to have tripled in the last five years and are currently 1.5 percent of all new …

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Jan 07

Prescription Drug Abuse and Policy Changes

As prescription drug abuse is on the rise, the Washington State Department of Health reports that overdoses have replaced car crashes as the leading cause of injury-related deaths. From 2003 to 2008, the rate of prescription overdoses and hospitalizations rose 90 percent. The most prevalent drug overdose and death culprits appear to be Vicodin, Oxycontin …

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