Foods for the welfare of your pets

Purina has developed two new lines of specialized food: Purina Dog Chow Edad Madura and Purina Dog ChowSano y En Forma.

The latter contains 20 percent fewer calories and more fiber to help your dog feel satisfied and have a good digestion and a higher level of protein and fat balance, which help to keep having the necessary energy.

While Edad Madura contains glucosamine to keep their joints healthy; croquettes have special textures to care for their teeth and reduce tartar. It also contains vitamins C, E and calcium, which help keep their defenses and strong bones.

Remember that not all dogs are the same and depending on their age, they have specific nutritional needs.

Half of the Mexican population suffers from back pain

Low back pain is one of the most common back pains and affects half of the Mexican population. Symptoms to consider, in addition to pain, are loss of balance, noise and inflammation.

The most common injuries in the population are wrist fractures, tibia, fibula, ankle and collarbone.

Preventive medicine, have a healthy weight, be active, avoid sedentary lifestyle and be careful with activities that require unnecessary effort are some things you can do to not suffer.

Junk food, the enemy of society

Mexico is among the leading countries with childhood obesity, as one-third of this population is overweight. Experts stress importance on food.

About 13,000 commercials are broadcast annually about junk food on television, so infants are exposed to publications on this type of food, which is not good for health.

The Network for Children’s Rights and Consumer Power (in Spanish: EPC), presented the results of monitoring junk food advertising, which shows that regulations have failed; As they claim that children frequent more soap operas, reality shows, unitary dramatizations.

Fiorella Espinosa, an EPC food health researcher, said that “monitoring serves to see children continue to be bombarded with junk food advertising. Despite being regulated by TV, there are the internet and public spaces where you can be exposed. “

For its part, Alejandro Calvillo, director of EPC, commented that “the fact that there is a very weak regulation, is the same as if there were no regulation. ” He also mentioned “in other countries, such as Chile, this type of advertising is not allowed from 6 am to 10 pm”

“… If we want real results, we have to strengthen regulation, not only in TV, but in the internet and public spaces,” he said.


Puerto Vallarta, leading Tourism Meetings

From August 3rd to 5th the Director General of Tourism Trust (FIDETUR), Agustin Alvarez Valdivia participated in the National Congress of Tourism Meeting (QNA), held in Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, where it stood at Puerto Vallarta as the best option Meeting Tourism matter.

Due to its excellent air connectivity to various international markets (such as the Canadian or European), the city stands as one of the best options to carry congresses out of different types, in addition to complement it with the tourist and gastronomic destination.

During 2015, Puerto Vallarta recorded a nearby hotel gross income to 30 million, generating 14.8 MDP 3 percent (lodging tax) and more than 259,000 quarts night (302 percent more than in 2014), thanks to different segments and sub-segments developed.