Japan's food providers pitch tasty low-salt fare

Feb 14, 2018

Japan's food providers pitch tasty low-salt fare

Supermarket chains and food-makers are striving to create demand for good-tasting, low-salt products in response to an increase in health-conscious consumers. Bland counterparts leave many consumers unsatisfied, even those who are trying to be healthy, insiders say. Aiming to tap into this market, many companies are ...

/ Jan 31, 2018

Global cancer survival up, but progress uneven: study

Cancer survival is increasing across the world but large gaps endure between nations, while some cancers remain hard to treat everywhere, according to a major review released Wednesday. In Japan, the five-year lung cancer survival rate went from 23 to 33 percent, among the biggest ...

Aced it: Doc says Trump got perfect score on cognitive test

/ Jan 17, 2018

Aced it: Doc says Trump got perfect score on cognitive test

U.S. President Donald Trump performed "exceedingly well" on a surprise cognitive screening test administered last week, his doctor said Tuesday, as the White House continued to bat back questions about the president's mental fitness for office. Navy doctor Ronny Jackson, who administered Trump's first presidential ...