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Weekly topic: Brand Presence and Reflection at Year End

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2015: A Grey Year for Guatemalan Brands

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Tag Archives: health

Campbell Will Disclose GMOs on All Labels, Urges Feds to Make It Mandatory

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12/01/2016 Via Sustainable Brands: Whether or not you believe that genetically modified organisms (GMOs) are safe for human consumption, the fact remains that the majority of American consumers support the labeling of GMO foods. Genetically engineered crops might be here to stay, but even so, it may be in the industry’s best interest to label products that contain them. This …

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Big Insurance’s Health Care Scam for the Holidays

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By Dean Baker, published on The Huffington Post Last week United Health Care (UHC), the country’s largest health insurance company, announced that it was considering leaving the health care exchanges set up under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). It claimed that it was losing money on the plans it offers in the exchange, so it might decide to give up …

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Congress Considers Bill to Help Domestic Violence Victims Escape With Their Pets

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13/11/2015 Via Slate: Last month, Republicans ruined a perfectly good bipartisan anti-sex trafficking bill by attaching amendments aimed at denying abortions to trafficking victims. After that debacle, you might have given up all hope for an across-the-aisle approach to reducing violence against women. But Annamarya Scaccia at RH Reality Checkreports on a quiet but important bill, introduced by Rep. Katherine Clark (D-Massachusetts) and …

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A controversial approach to breakfast by Cheerios

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11/11/2015 Via Mother Jones: Protein is the macronutrient of the moment, embraced by Paleos, low-carb enthusiasts, and other dieters. Sugary breakfast cereals, meanwhile, are out—sales are in the midst of a long, slow decline. Might adding the word “protein” to a hoary old cereal brand spark a sales renaissance? That’s the experiment General Mills launched last year when it debuted …

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The NFL is the real villain in new trailer for ‘Concussion’

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06/11/2015 Via Mashable: “Drop it, or they’ll be doing your autopsy,” a sinister voice warns Dr. Bennet Omalu in the latest trailer for Concussion. Will Smith plays Omalu, the neuropathologist who discovered a specific form of brain trauma we now know as Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, or CTE. The latest trailer is all pain and drama as Omalu faces the seemingly …

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‘What I learned about relationships after cheating on my wife’

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17/10/2015 By Neil Strauss The unconscious purpose of marriage is to finish childhood.” The speaker is Harville Hendrix, a former preacher turned relationship guru. He’s Messianic in his delivery and sense of self-importance. It would almost be off-putting if his message wasn’t so accurate. Ingrid, my wife, and I sit in a classroom full of oldermarried couples who’ve been having …

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Four more carmakers join diesel emissions row

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09/10/2015 Via The Guardian: Mercedes-Benz, Honda, Mazda and Mitsubishi have joined the growing list of manufacturers whose diesel cars are known to emit significantly more pollution on the road than in regulatory tests, according to data obtained by the Guardian. In more realistic on-road tests, some Honda models emitted six times the regulatory limit of NOx pollution while some unnamed …

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Hedge fund trader hits back at critics after raising price of HIV drug by 5,000%

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22/09/2015 Via Independent: Ever since an HIV/Aids patient advocacy group began raising questions last week about why Turing Pharmaceuticals jacked up the price for a medication from $13.50 per pill to $750 overnight, anger against the company has been boiling over. The medicine, Daraprim, which has been on the market for 62 years, is the standard of care for a …

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