Tagged: Business

P&G pursues DIY healthcare business

Nov 18, 2019 | | Say something

The growing fixation of Americans for self-care causes them to spend billions to treat conditions from insomnia to itchy skin without doctors or prescription drugs. Now Procter & Gamble Co. is trying to take advantage of the trend. The manufacturer of Pampers diapers and razors Gillette, a decade after leaving the drug business, is driving […more]

Hot air, cold air, combs: fighting lice is a $ 1.9 billion business

Aug 27, 2019 | | Say something

Simply Nitty is one of those clinics in the Twin Cities. Lice removal professionals are certified in the Shepherd Method, which involves examining and combing 50 to 100 strands of hair at a time. Co-owner Mead-Campion said that parents armed with a good comb can do this work at home, with enough time, patience and […more]

Despite criticism, Chinese medicine gets acceptance from WHO

May 26, 2019 | | Say something

GENEVA – Healers throughout the world have used herbal remedies for centuries to prevent and treat diseases. But it is in China that the practice has been more widely used and documented. Advocates have campaigned to integrate Traditional Chinese Medicine into general global health care and those long-standing efforts of traditional Chinese medicine have paid […more]

Despite the critics, Chinese medicine wins the acceptance of WHO

May 26, 2019 | | Say something

ShutterstockA man measures ingredients in asian traditional apothecary. ShutterstockA man measures ingredients in asian traditional apothecary. Related stories GENEVA – Healers throughout the world have used herbal remedies for centuries to prevent and treat diseases. But it is in China that the practice has been more widely used and documented. Advocates have campaigned to integrate […more]

Despite the critics, Chinese medicine wins the acceptance of the WHO

May 26, 2019 | | Say something

GENEVA – Healers throughout the world have used herbal remedies for centuries to prevent and treat diseases. But it is in China that the practice has been more widely used and documented. Advocates have campaigned to integrate Traditional Chinese Medicine into general global health care and those long-standing efforts of traditional Chinese medicine have paid […more]