Reith to Join Marketform Managing Agency as Chief Executive Officer

American Financial Group Inc.* announced that Martin Reith has been appointed chief executive officer of Marketform Managing Agency, which operates Syndicate 2468 at Lloyd’s of London, effective November 2015. Reith has over 25 years’ experience across underwriting, management and leadership. … Source: Insurance News

Republican Jeb Bush Offers Health Plan with ‘Cadillac’ Tax

Jeb Bush, like other Republican presidential candidates, is vowing to repeal Obamacare, while making health care more innovative and affordable. Bush’s health care plan, outlined on Monday and Tuesday, discusses how he’d change a system that accounts for about 18 percent … Source: Insurance News

Cancer Survivors Often Have Bad Diets

Cancer survivors may be less likely to follow a healthy diet than other people, particularly where leafy greens and whole grains are concerned, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers analyzed the diets of about 1,500 cancer survivors and 3,000 people without any history of… Source: Diet and Fitness

Calcium Supplements Raise Kidney Stone Risk

People with a history of kidney stones may have a higher risk of recurrence if they use calcium supplements, a new study finds. The findings, based on records from more than 2,000 patients, add to evidence linking calcium supplements to kidney stone risk. But researchers… Source: Diet and Fitness

Canopius Appoints Bailey as Global Head of Accident & Health

Canopius Group AG* announced the appointment of Scott Bailey as global head of Accident & Health, effective immediately. Bailey will lead the development of Canopius’s global A&H strategy as part of the group’s broader ambitions for profitable growth in specialty … Source: Insurance Journal

8 Foods for Healthy Eyes

October is the perfect time to review your eye health. Read on for a selection of the most beneficial foods to counter eye disorders and help maintain excellent eyesight. – Fatty fish Rich in omega-3, fatty fish like tuna, herring or sardine (steamed or grilled) nourish the… Source: Diet and Fitness