Demography

Males and over 30s could be behind historic high in STI rates, as Medichecks reveals test-buying trends

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 7:13pm

The research found that males account for 70% of sales, whilst almost half (48%) of buyers are aged 31 to 40.

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  • The research found that males account for 70% of sales, whilst almost half (48%) of buyers are aged 31 to 40.
  • The study from Medichecks supports Public Health England's data released earlier this month, which showed that gonorrhoea cases have increased 26% between 2018 and 2019, reaching their highest levels since records began in 1918.
  • Thankfully discreet at-home testing kits are helping people to manage their sexual health more effectively and avoid serious consequences.
  • Medichecks' guide to sexual health , which details the seven most common STIs, symptoms and treatments, is available online.

Over 60 Percent of Asian Millennials Define Themselves As Mindful Drinkers In 2020

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 1:33am

According to global market research company Euromonitor Internationals health and beauty survey 2020, only 6% of millennials in Asia Pacific self-qualify as daily drinkers, against 14% for baby boomers.

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  • According to global market research company Euromonitor Internationals health and beauty survey 2020, only 6% of millennials in Asia Pacific self-qualify as daily drinkers, against 14% for baby boomers.
  • During lockdown, many consumers shifted their shopping patterns to purchase healthier drinks, even within alcoholic drinks, says Oryoon Lee, research analyst at Euromonitor International.
  • Asian millennials pioneered this healthy drinking trend before 2020, and it is now positioned as one of the leading trends post-pandemic, she adds.
  • Asian leading drink players spotted the movement early on and introduced new products to meet millennials demands.

"The Most Innovative Product" awarded to novel dietary supplement spermidineLIFE®

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 5:18pm

spermidineLIFE, the first clinically tested dietary supplement with high spermidine content, is the result of over 10 years of scientific research between Longevity Labs+ and top aging scientists in Austria and Europe.

Key Points: 
  • spermidineLIFE, the first clinically tested dietary supplement with high spermidine content, is the result of over 10 years of scientific research between Longevity Labs+ and top aging scientists in Austria and Europe.
  • spermidineLIFE is the world's first dietary supplement made from wheat germ extract with a lab-verified high spermidine content.
  • The supplement has been clinically tested and is the subject of multiple studies and trials.
  • Longevity Labs+ and its German distribution partner, InfectoPharm, were awarded "The Most Innovative OTC-Product 2020".

Greater Elgin Family Care Center implements i2i Population Health in Record Time

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 4:13pm

FRANKLIN, Tenn., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Greater Elgin Family Care Center of Illinois selected i2i as a comprehensive population health management (PHM) data platform they can trust, after evaluating several other solutions.

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  • FRANKLIN, Tenn., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Greater Elgin Family Care Center of Illinois selected i2i as a comprehensive population health management (PHM) data platform they can trust, after evaluating several other solutions.
  • "1 The program is implemented through competitively awarded grants and Greater Elgin Family Care Center is a proud delegate agency.
  • Greater Elgin Family Care Center's mission is to provide quality, affordable health care for all, including those without the ability to pay.
  • For more information about and the latest news from i2i Population Health, visit i2ipophealth.com or follow @i2iPopHealth on Twitter, and @i2i Population Health on LinkedIn.

New Voya Survey Finds Most Americans Plan on Spending More Time Reviewing Their Workplace Benefits as a Result of COVID-19

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 3:00pm

Plus, more importantly, the survey reveals that more than half (53%) plan to make changes to their benefits coverages.

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  • Plus, more importantly, the survey reveals that more than half (53%) plan to make changes to their benefits coverages.
  • Will spend more time reviewing their workplace benefits: GenZ had the highest level of agreement at 83%, Millennials at 72%, GenX at 71% and Baby Boomer at 63%.
  • Its understandable especially as more Americans are working from home to want to focus your energy on home improvements versus reviewing your workplace benefits, said Grubka.
  • Voya Financial, Inc. (NYSE: VOYA), helps Americans plan, invest and protect their savings to get ready to retire better.

The New USAFacts 2020 Voter Center Provides Americans With an Easy Way to Explore Facts About This Year’s Candidates and Issues

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 2:00pm

This resource provides Americans with an easy way to learn about this years candidates and their positions on a range of issues alongside government data about how the country is doing on those issues.

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  • This resource provides Americans with an easy way to learn about this years candidates and their positions on a range of issues alongside government data about how the country is doing on those issues.
  • USAFacts Voter Center provides trusted government data alongside candidates positions and statements.
  • The 2020 Voter Center addresses the voter facts gap, allowing people to search candidates and issues by zip code.
  • What makes the USAFacts 2020 Voter Center unique is that we put candidate policy positions next to data on how the country is doing.

First-Ever 50-State Survey On Holocaust Knowledge Of American Millennials And Gen Z Reveals Shocking Results

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 5:01am

The state-by-state analysis yielded a particularly disquieting finding that nearly 20 percent of Millennials and Gen Z in New York feel the Jews caused the Holocaust.

Key Points: 
  • The state-by-state analysis yielded a particularly disquieting finding that nearly 20 percent of Millennials and Gen Z in New York feel the Jews caused the Holocaust.
  • The study reveals that Wisconsin scores highest in Holocaust awareness among U.S. Millennials and Gen Z. Arkansas has the lowest Holocaust knowledge score1, with less than 2-in-10 (17 percent) of Millennials and Gen Z meeting the Holocaust knowledge criteria.
  • The states with the highest Holocaust Knowledge Scores are:Wisconsin, Minnesota, Massachusetts, Maine, Kansas, Nebraska, Pennsylvania, Idaho, Iowa, and Montana.
  • Also troubling is the percentage of Millennials and Gen Z that have witnessed Holocaust denial or distortion on social media.

Club Vita Announces Research Advisory Panel

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 9:35pm

Club Vita , the international leader in longevity data analytics, is delighted to announce the establishment of a multi-disciplinary Research Advisory Panel, created to support the delivery of insights that enable pension plan sponsors and their advisors to more effectively navigate a post-pandemic world.

Key Points: 
  • Club Vita , the international leader in longevity data analytics, is delighted to announce the establishment of a multi-disciplinary Research Advisory Panel, created to support the delivery of insights that enable pension plan sponsors and their advisors to more effectively navigate a post-pandemic world.
  • In the process, Club Vita is providing access to its leading-edge data analytics tools so pension actuaries can better understand and manage the financial impact of the pandemic, ensuring the resiliency of pension promises.
  • The Research Advisory Panel, comprised of internationally-reputed experts from the fields of medical research, actuarial science, pension risk management, data analytics and demographics, is charged with overseeing the research to ensure its relevance to a broader audience, and to facilitate the promotion, and encourage the adoption, of the research findings.
  • The members of our Research Advisory Panel have the expertise and experience to help steer our research to provide insights into appropriate health interventions, as well as into viable public policy initiatives.

H Code, TRUth, & MarketVision Partner to Raise Awareness of Health Issues Impacting Multicultural Communities

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 2:00pm

H Code , TRUth , and MarketVision today announce their partnership to reach multicultural audiences and increase awareness of issues directly impacting these communities through integrated marketing campaigns.

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  • H Code , TRUth , and MarketVision today announce their partnership to reach multicultural audiences and increase awareness of issues directly impacting these communities through integrated marketing campaigns.
  • It has become even more apparent in recent months that women in minority communities are in dire need of support.
  • Together H Code, TRUth, and MarketVision will create digital content to reach impacted audiences in an effort to speak to them directly and increase awareness about maternal mortality and morbidity.
  • For more information about our experience in healthcare, CPG/beverage, financial services and other categories, visit the MarketVision website or call 210- 222-1933.

'Win at Aging; How To Stay Fit, Free, and Love Your Retirement' - Number One Bestselling Author, All American Athlete, and Health Coach Offers Blueprint for Fun and Fearless Aging

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 1:43pm

Written by a world-class athlete and Amazon.com bestselling author, "Win at Aging" is a short but powerful guide created to help older people fall in love with their lives again.

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  • Written by a world-class athlete and Amazon.com bestselling author, "Win at Aging" is a short but powerful guide created to help older people fall in love with their lives again.
  • Synopsis: "Win at Aging" takes an empowered approach to the challenges of aging instead of viewing it as an inevitable period of decline.
  • "Win at Aging" offers a holistic approach to successful aging that examines and incorporates all of the components of the wellness spectrum at once: physical, mental, emotional, social, and spiritual.
  • Sharkie illustrates how people can enjoy their life at any age, simply by refusing to equate age with illness or inactivity.