Health in Woonsocket, RI

Each summer, new influenza (flu) shots are released to offer protection from the flu. Getting vaccinated is important not only because it can help you avoid the flu, but it can also protect your loved ones. Particular groups, like the elderly and newborns, cannot fight off the virus as well as others. Here are some answers to common questions about the flu shot. Who should get

With an expanded and redesigned beauty department and mini beauty services through GlamSquad, CVS Pharmacy BeautyIRL shops offer customers an innovative, hands-on shopping experience.

One question that scientists and fitness experts alike would love to answer is whether exercise or nutrition has a bigger positive impact on bone strength.

(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) Margee Kerr, University of Pittsburgh (THE CONVERSATION) John Carpenter’s iconic…

It seems like there is always something new when it comes to diet and weight loss. One of those hot topics lately is the “keto diet.” Short for ketogenic, this diet is low in carbohydrates and high in fat. It was originally developed to help individuals with neurological conditions like epilepsy, and has since been found to be beneficial in managing other conditions, like

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Transaction on track to close in early part of Q4 2018
WOONSOCKET, R.I., Oct. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) that allows it to proceed with its proposed acquisition of Aetna (NYSE: AET). DOJ clearance is a key milestone toward finalizing the transaction, which…

It’s time to put to rest the mistaken belief that rebates cause prescription drug list price increases. To the contrary, the data shows no correlation between manufacturer-driven price increases and drug rebates.

When Devereux students heard that a new K9 officer would be joining the Rutland Police Department, they decided to raise funds as a small token to welcome

The 4th Floor of Hillman Library has undergone a reinvention! Check it out for yourself!

PITTSBURGH – The University of Pittsburgh men's and women's basketball teams open the 2018-19 season with Courtside at the Cathedral, Friday, Oct. 5 on Bigelow Boulevard.