Baby food isn’t as simple as mashed bananas. advertisement advertisement That’s what private equity firm director Angela Sutherland discovered while pregnant with her first child in 2013. When she wasn’t working 10-hour days, she was researching what a baby should consume during the first 1,000 days. Proper nutrition at the start of a child’s life, she had read, is fundamental to health and development. Sutherland recalls how the baby nutrition category seemed, to her, inefficient and overwhelming. If she tried to learn everything about baby nutrition to feed her child, where would she find the time for all that peeling, cutting, steaming, and puréeing? Her options were either spending hours each week in the kitchen or grabbing a jar off the supermarket shelf that, as she describes, “was sometimes older than my baby.” Or, in some cases, loaded with sugar, additives, and preservatives. Roughly 90% of … [Read more...] about Can Pricey Baby-Food Delivery Startups Crawl Their Way To Mainstream Success?
US President Donald Trump on Saturday hand-picked Scott Gottlieb to lead US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA) – the regulatory agency that approves every food and drug products marketed in America.The appointment is still to be confirmed by the US Senate.Gottlieb, 44, served in several senior positions at the US FDA during the George W Bush administration. He was trained as a physician and is known as a conservative health policy expert with deep ties to the pharmaceutical industry.Gottlieb is also a partner at New Enterprise Associates, a large US-based venture capital firm. The firm’s investments include life-sciences companies. In addition to his service on several pharmaceutical companies’ boards, Gottlieb is a consultant for London-based pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline.Close Gottlieb's proposed appointment as US FDA commissioner assumes significance given the Trump’s promise of reducing regulation at US FDA as one of his key priorities to make … [Read more...] about Why Scott Gottlieb, the new US FDA chief, could be good news for Indian drug makers
With baby food increasingly mimicking adult food, is it any wonder that babies can now munch on adult-style fad diets? Meet the latest infant startup: Serenity Kids–meat purees that are essentially the world’s first Paleo Diet-inspired baby food. The so-called “cavemen diet” is high in fat and protein, and lacks all forms of dairy, grains, soy, and legumes. Founders and paleo followers Serenity Heegel and Joe Carr said they were inspired to start their own direct-to-consumer company after realizing they weren’t able to feed their child what they ate on a daily basis. Now, little ones everywhere can consume pouches of “100% grass-fed, grass-finished beef with organic sweet potato” or “pastured uncured bacon that has organic butternut squash and organic kale.” https://www.instagram.com/p/BRdsIK2ArVP/?taken-by=myserenitykids The baby food market has become increasingly competitive of late, with multiple startups and home … [Read more...] about You can finally put your baby on the Paleo diet
The sister of the deceased Unnao rape victim said on December 8 that her family will not perform the last rites unless Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath arrives in her village and assures of strict action against the accused.The body of the victim who succumbed to severe burn injuries in a Delhi hospital on December 6 night arrived in her native village here on December 7. Her sister said the last rites would be performed only in the presence of CM Adityanath."I personally want to speak to Yogi Adityanath," she said.Close She also claimed that her sister was about to get a government job, and she was to join it. related news 373 infra projects show cost overruns of Rs 3.89 lakh cr Zomato looks to become profitable by end-2020 The sister demanded government job for one of the family members and immediate capital punishment to the accused.When the victim's sister was told that awarding capital punishment is the job of the court, she asked "Who will make rounds of … [Read more...] about Unnao rape victim’s sister says family won’t perform last rites unless CM Yogi reaches village
Bollywood is a fraternity set abuzz with announcements that mark new entries, new projects, new launches. It is what the audience expects every time there are whispers of something new cooking in Bollywood.His Highness of the Royal Family invests in Gaurang Doshi’s 3 Bollywood projects, and 1 Hollywood project. Promises a long-term investment for many more projectsBut there is one maverick of a man who has done it in the past and is back to repeat the history – breaking the clichés – Gaurang Doshi. The creator of ‘Aankhen’ in 2002, Gaurang Doshi, returns after a long hiatus, marking his comeback with a Royal celebration. His Highness Sheikh Theyab Bin Khalifa Bin Hamdan Al Nahyan, the Sheikh of Abu Dhabi, has joined hands with Gaurang Doshi for his 3 upcoming projects in addition to a Hollywood project to be revealed early next month. Bulk of the shooting of the Hollywood project has been completed and is slated to release early next year. Raphael … [Read more...] about HH Sheikh Theyab of Abu Dhabi joins hands with Gaurang Doshi for Bollywood projects and more