Nutrition & Wellness

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

News to improve employee and population health

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: America's Health Insurance Plans

Focus wellness on culture of health, not ROI, experts say

1/27/2015

  • Health Affairs Blog

Corporate wellness programs should focus on building a culture of health instead of looking for return-on-investment from individual initiatives or disease management programs, Harris Allen of the Har… Read More

Digestive Health SmartBrief

News and information about GI health

Digestive Health SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American College of Gastroenterology

Gastroenterology societies discuss patient safety in gastrointestinal endoscopy

1/22/2015

  • InfectionControlToday.com

Patient safety is a significant issue for gastrointestinal endoscopists. Infection spread by Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) through a procedure called ERCP (endoscopic retrograde cholan… Read More

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

News for health and wellness professionals

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

Study shows support for diabetes-education programs at work

1/27/2015

  • Healio (free registration)

Data from a focus group of Hispanic adults showed interest in a workplace diabetes program, including classes that cover food preparation, nutrition and portion sizes, researchers wrote in the journal… Read More

SNA SmartBrief

School nutrition news

SNA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: School Nutrition Association

Schools look to research to help students recover from concussions

1/27/2015

  • National Public Radio

Some schools in the U.S. are adjusting their approaches to helping students recover and return to the classroom after a concussion. One Texas school has adopted a more flexible program based the lates… Read More