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The business of dying in Japan

Japan’s aging society is economizing funerals–a taboo topic in the West when it comes to money.    by CarterJMRN One thing is certain for all of us, as a rather morbid saying goes. But alas, it is true and therefore it doesn’t come as a…
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28/02/2020
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Western Food and the Supersizing of Japan

by CarterJMRN     Fat, fat, fat. Over three times more adults on this planet have become obese since 1975, meaning they’ve got a body-mass index (BMI) of 30 or over. The figure jumped—or maybe rolled—from about 4 percent then to 13 percent by 2016. Obesity is considered one of the three greatest threats to human life alongside malnutrition and climate change. In January 2019, the Lancet Commission…
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17/01/2020