Mar 20, 2013 Workers covered by CVS pharmacy’s health plan will have to report their weight and other wellness information or pay a monthly fee. The new policy shows how companies, in addition to offering incentives for workers to become healthier, are adding penalties for those who don’t shape up. It's all about lowering healthcare costs.
Mar 14, 2013 Japan and China have failed to block new restrictions on shark fishing at an international conference in Thailand.
Jan 2, 2013 Demand for animal drugs is rising amongst pet owners and livestock and poultry farmers.
Dec 21, 2012 The "never events," like leaving a sponge behind in a patient, or receiving the wrong operation, happen 80 times a week in hospitals nationwide, according to a new study.
Nov 13, 2012 The Euromonitor International tracks the percentage change in the number of dogs in a given country in the past five years and correlates that to the rate of economic development.
Oct 19, 2012 The very wealthy have access to lots of things most of us don't -- that's just the way it goes. But what about when it's a matter or life or death?
Sep 26, 2012 In recent years Americans have been replacing their knees at an remarkable rate.
Sep 24, 2012 There's a burgeoning industry of inexpensive classes that promise to train dogs to alert their diabetic owners to a change in their blood sugar.
Sep 15, 2012 To keep pets out of shelters after owners die, the ASPCA is urging people to plan ahead. Identify a new guardian. Collect medical records. And yes, if you can afford it, put Splash in your will.