Nutrition & Wellness

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

News to improve employee and population health

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: America's Health Insurance Plans

10 ideas for making company wellness programs work

10/20/2014

  • Employee Benefit News

Zurich North American vice president Sarah Staggs and Carol Calvin of UnitedHealthcare have 10 tips for making employee wellness programs successful, including offering incentives, screenings and tech… Read More

Digestive Health SmartBrief

News and information about GI health

Digestive Health SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American College of Gastroenterology

Nutritionist notes downsides to gluten-free diet

10/15/2014

  • U.S. News & World Report

One problem with a gluten-free diet is that not all foods making the claim really are free of gluten, according to registered dietitian Tamara Duker Freuman, who specializes in digestive disorders. Sh… Read More

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

News for health and wellness professionals

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

Chef shows college students how to make healthy meals

10/21/2014

  • Daily Pennsylvanian (University of Pennsylvania), The

Food Week at the University of Pennsylvania began with an event called Scratch, during which executive chef Donald Stauffer promoted good nutrition and showed students how to make small, healthy dishe… Read More

SNA SmartBrief

School nutrition news

SNA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: School Nutrition Association

Fla. district's food truck serves new cafeteria dishes to students

10/20/2014

  • WKMG-TV (Orlando, Fla.)

A Florida school district is using a food truck to serve and track which new cafeteria dishes students like and will want to eat at school. Officials said they are hoping that buzz surrounding the foo… Read More