(Norwegian University of Science and Technology) Pregnant women increase their chances of vitamin B12 deficiency if they don't consume enough meat, milk or eggs. This vitamin is found only in animal products. A deficiency of the vitamin during pregnancy could have dramatic consequences for the fetus.
THEY’LL COME HERE. TO SIGN TRADE BILATERAL DEALS WITH US, THE WORLD’S MOST PROLIFIC CONSUMERS. TPP unravels: Where the 11 other countries go from here.
The Chinese consumer is really coming through for Alibaba.
Samsung Electronics’ apology and diagnosis of the Galaxy Note 7’s battery problems marked the company’s most concerted attempt to move past its biggest recent crisis, but concerns over product safety could continue to weigh on its brand.
Scores of California hospitals with high rates of patient infections have not been inspected within the last five years, according to a petition filed Monday by Consumers Union. California law requires hospitals to be inspected every three years, but the state has fallen so far behind that the...
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Ken Research declared the recent publication on “Consumer payments country snapshot: India 2016,” which offers insights on the consumer payments market in
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Chipotle is attempting to regain its consumer base with “humane” marketing.
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The legislation means manufacturers must now sell spare parts and repair documents to companies and consumers in those states.
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(University of Kansas) A new study that includes a University of Kansas researcher has found that the level of smile intensity in marketing photos influences how consumers perceive the marketer's competence and warmth, which can lead to different results depending on the context.
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