Changing the Risk Trajectory With an Accurate Picture of Health
Perspectives on the impact of obesity
Effectively managing and mitigating metabolic risk
The key is moving beyond imprecise measures like BMI in isolation and holistically considering multiple associated factors to assess metabolic health more accurately.
Exploring New Tools For Risk Mitigation in Accelerated Underwriting
Multiple perspectives. One holistic approach.
The obesity epidemic in North America is only getting worse, which impacts mortality in a multifactorial fashion. We are now approaching the entire metabolic risk profile from all angles, as its impact is staggering.
Thought Leadership & Research
Navigating the obesity epidemic through enhanced risk management solutions
Rather than rely on older approaches, Munich Re is combining industry-leading underwriting and medical expertise with state-of-the-art predictive analytics to push the envelope.
In this article, we share our view of the risks as well as innovative ways to assess and mitigate this growing concern to help carriers successfully position their businesses in a risk-informed way.
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About Munich Re Life
As a leader in the life reinsurance market, Munich Re Life’s expertise expands from market-leading offerings that include individual life and living benefits reinsurance, group reinsurance and financial reinsurance, to predictive analytics, digital partnerships, and standard-setting underwriting and medical capabilities.
We believe that the digital economy offers an unprecedented opportunity for the industry to rapidly advance risk assessment and close the widening global underinsured gap.
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