Nutrition & Wellness

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

News to improve employee and population health

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: America's Health Insurance Plans

CDC study examines oral health in women of childbearing age

9/22/2014

  • HealthDay News

In an analysis of data from the 1999 to 2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey involving nearly 5,000 women aged 15 to 44, CDC researchers found that younger women who weren't pregnant … Read More

Digestive Health SmartBrief

News and information about GI health

Digestive Health SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American College of Gastroenterology

Patients ask Congress to remove colonoscopy cost barriers, fund prevention

9/17/2014

  • MetroNews (West Virginia)

Cancer patients and survivors and their advocates lobbied U.S. lawmakers this week to remove cost barriers to colorectal cancer screening and to put more money into cancer research, prevention and pal… Read More

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

News for health and wellness professionals

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

Dietitian helps older adults make healthier meals

9/22/2014

  • Washington Times, The

Dietitian Jamie Buccheri shows older adults how to create healthy meals as part of a program through a senior center in New Bedford, Mass. Buccheri uses ingredients from the center's garden, such as k… Read More

SNA SmartBrief

School nutrition news

SNA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: School Nutrition Association

Some Pa. districts opt for federal free lunch program

9/22/2014

  • New Castle News (Pa.)

Twenty-eight school districts in Pennsylvania, some among the state's largest, will participate in a federal program that covers the cost of free lunches for all students who attend school in poor are… Read More