Release of Health Support Cancer Insurance Yuki no Omamori
As the ninth product in the Insurhealth® line, on October 2, 2021, the Company released “Cancer Treatment with
Co-payment Included (Type I) (C2)” (also called “Whole Life Cancer Insurance”) and “Cancer Diagnosis with
Co-payment Included (C3)” (also called “Whole Life Cancer Insurance”) (nicknames for the Health Support Cancer
Insurance Yuki no Omamori) as new products. These products provide not only coverage when cancer develops but
also total support from before cancer development to post-treatment care. As a service for early detection, the
Company has introduced a cancer risk test that can be performed at home, provided by HIROTSU BIO SCIENCE INC.
and SalivaTech Co., Ltd. The Company provides coverage that is economical, in light of the costly treatment
system, and matched to the latest cancer treatments, thereby realizing a new form of cancer insurance and
introducing the industry’s first* system in which insurance premiums are not incurred for the first three months
from the start of the contract.
*According to research by Sompo as of September 6, 2021
Launch of Linkx Kenko Try App to Help Prevent Lifestyle Diseases
In July 2020, Sompo Himawari Life launched its Kenko Try Linkx app to support improvements in lifestyle diseases
for people who are unsure of how to prevent lifestyle diseases and who are struggling to take the first step.
Linkx Kenko Try is able to predict anomalies six years into the future by users simply photographing medical
checkup results, and can conduct a stress check by photographing their face. Improving users’ lifestyle by
following action cards will enable them to live a healthy and fulfilling everyday life.
This app is available to all for free, whether or not they are Sompo Himawari Life policyholders.
Release of Health Insurance (MI-01) to Support Initiatives to Help Prevent Lifestyle Diseases
From Becoming More Serious
As the seventh product in the Insurhealth® line, on June 2, 2020, the Company released Health Insurance
(MI-01) (whole life type; nickname for the Health Support Medical Insurance Kenko no Omamori) as a new health
Traditional health insurance has mainly served to help people with medical bills after they are hospitalized or
In addition to this traditional benefit, the new health insurance product Health Support Medical Insurance Kenko
no Omamori provides health services for customers to prevent diseases from becoming more serious, by guiding
them to lifestyle disease support services (providing them with the necessary services for their known
conditions) when customers file a claim for health recovery assistance benefits.
Releasing Suwantoku Cancer Insurance, the industry’s first cancer insurance for non-smokers only
We released “Whole Life Cancer Insurance (C1)” (also called “Suwantoku Cancer Insurance”) on March 22, 2021.
Through this insurance, which is the industry’s first cancer insurance only for non-smokers that is exclusively
available online, non-smokers, who are at low risk for disease, will support each other. This will allow us to
provide secure protection with moderately priced premiums.
We will provide new value that offers total support from prevention to early detection and treatment up to
post-diagnosis care in such ways as introducing a cancer risk test that can be performed at home, provided by
HIROTSU BIO SCIENCE INC. and SalivaTech Co., Ltd.
Launch of lifestyle improvement support service Linkx Blood Glucose Coaching
A service that helps the understanding of changes in blood glucose levels in daily life that cannot be learned
through health checkups by the wearing of a long-acting blood glucose meter, and establishes the causes and
An understanding of the relationship between users’ own lifestyles and blood glucose fluctuations leads to
behavior that actively improves users’ lifestyle.
[Industry first] Launch of women’s life design support service Linx Life is
Sompo Himawari Life launched an industry first* paid healthcare service in the Femtech domain in September
Health issues such as periods, future pregnancy and menopause are closely linked to hormonal changes and work
performance and life design. Understanding the impact hormones have on women’s’ lives, and suggesting
personalized improvement measures, can help resolve discomfort and concerns.
Unravelling the health and career concerns of women working in companies supports the ideal life design of
individual women and improves overall company performance.
- According to research by Sompo as of August 24, 2022