Health and Nutrition

Understanding Health Disparities in Our Hispanic Communities

Herbalife Nutrition supports the Latino community through health and nutrition
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According to the U.S. Office of Minority Health, the percentage of obese and overweight children and adults is higher in Hispanic Americans than other populations. Hispanics in the U.S. are faced with challenges such as affordable housing and gentrification, the digital divide, lack of trained family caregivers, economic insecurity, and food insecurity. All of these factors contribute to the higher trend in obesity in U.S. Hispanic populations in several ways.

Herbalife Nutrition Extends Partnership With National Hispanic Council on Aging Under The Nutrition for Zero Hunger Initiative

Herbalife Nutrition partners with NHCOA to support nutrition and health programs
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Today, Herbalife Nutrition announced an expanded partnership with the National Hispanic Council on Aging (NHCOA), the leading organization working to improve the lives of older Hispanic adults, their families and caregivers. The partnership empowers the aging Hispanic population with necessary tools to support their health by providing access to healthy nutrition, as well as nutrition education and fitness programs to promote healthy aging.

Abbott Earns Two Honors for Shared Value and Supply Chain Excellence

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  • Company wins Porter Prize for Shared Value, and recognition for supply chain excellence from Ethical Corporation.
     
  • Both honors recognize Abbott's initiative to support dairy farmers and strengthen its nutrition business in India.
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  • Company wins Porter Prize for Shared Value, and recognition for supply chain excellence from Ethical Corporation.
     
  • Both honors recognize Abbott's initiative to support dairy farmers and strengthen its nutrition business in India.

ConAgra Foods Named to Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for Third Consecutive Year

Company demonstrates progress in Citizenship platform: Good for You, Good for the Community and Good for the Planet
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OMAHA, Neb., Sept. 13, 2013 /3BL Media/ - ConAgra Foods, Inc., (NYSE: CAG), one of North America's leading packaged food companies, announced today that it has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index for the third consecutive year.

Mars, Incorporated Reports Progress In 2012 Against Ambitious Targets To Make A Difference To People And Planet Through Its Performance

Announcement made in conjunction with publication of Mars’ 2012 Principles in Action Summary detailing the company’s Principles-led approach to business and its commitments
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July 24, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Mars, Incorporated published its third annual Principles in Action Summary on Mars.com, which details the company’s approach to business – its progress and the challenges it shares with society while underscoring its commitment to put its Five Principles into action to make a difference to people and the planet through its performance.  Mars remains a private, family-owned business dedicat

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