Germany’s Talanx Strengthens Bancassurance Presence in Italy

The Talanx Group, headquartered in Hannover, Germany, is strengthening its bancassurance business in Italy by acquiring the insurance companies belonging to the Italian banking group Gruppo Banca Sella. Via its Italian subsidiary HDI Assicurazioni SpA, Talanx is taking over 100 … Source: Insurance News

10 Best Bets, Bites When Dining Out

Dining out is a way of life for many Americans and new research shows people who eat at restaurants consume an extra 200 calories per day on average. But it doesn’t have to be so. Here are best bets, and best bites when eating out. Source: Diet and Fitness

Stop Emotional Eating That Hampers Weight Loss

Of the tens of millions of Americans who try to lose weight every year, only 8 percent actually succeed, with even less keeping off the weight long term. Two out of 3 who lose 5 percent of their body weight will eventually gain it back, and the more weight you lose, the… Source: Diet and

15 Automakers, U.S. Meet on Safety, Recalls, Hacking

Executives from 15 auto companies met with U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx Tuesday to discuss specific industrywide actions that can improve safety and prevent cars from being hacked. The meeting was convened after record numbers of cars have been recalled … Source: Insurance News

Researchers Uncover 8 Ways Coffee Improves Health

Coffee’s reputation as a food to avoid has been replaced with hundreds of studies that show coffee may be one of the healthiest drinks in the world. A Harvard study released this month found that coffee drinkers who drink three to five cups a day are less likely to die… Source: Diet and Fitness

Applebee's, IHOP Remove Soft Drinks From Children's Menus

Soft drinks are being removed from Applebee’s and IHOP children’s menus, the owner of the restaurant chains says. We believe this is a small step in assisting parents while dining out, as parents are in the best position to determine the appropriate food and beverage… Source: Diet and Fitness