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    Life/Health International(4)

  • Exercise and Mortality - How Many Steps Translate Into Longer Life?

    Von Ross Campbell | Mar 06, 2017 | English

    Fitness trackers can be a convenient way to monitor the number of steps taken every day. Some insurers have even started using them as a proxy for good health, selling life cover to people who are already fit and who track their steps. They may even reward...

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  • How the Environment Will Change for Life Insurers - And Ways to Cope

    Von Jules Constantinou | Feb 21, 2017 | English

    The life insurance business might be seen as a steadfast boulder awash in a fast-flowing stream of change, yet the Greek philosopher Socrates taught us that the secret of change is to focus energy on building the new and not fighting the old. Indeed,...

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  • Trends in Life Insurance - How Can the Industry Stay Fit for the Future?

    Von Peter Temple | Jan 09, 2017 | English

    Life insurers are facing a new world in which the nature of uncertainty itself is changing. The future is collapsing into the present faster than past data can be used to extrapolate the future. However, we shouldn’t be fearful. InsurTech (insurance technology)...

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  • How You Sleep Matters to Insurers

    Von Ross Campbell | Jan 05, 2017 | English

    Sleep allows the body and the brain vital repair and recovery time, giving hormones the opportunity to replenish. Both inadequate and excessive sleep have been associated with early death.1 We are getting a better understanding of the health consequences...

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