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Japanese insurer will pay you for walking

Tokyo Marine to team up with cellphone carrier on health policies

TOKYO -- NTT Docomo is partnering with a Tokyo Marine Group unit to roll out a new type of medical insurance this summer. Policyholders will be paid refunds depending on the number of steps they take each day.

The policy is part of a recent trend in which insurers are developing new products based on personal technology.

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