Nutrition & Wellness

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

News to improve employee and population health

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: America's Health Insurance Plans

Company creates open, paperless offices with wellness perks

8/19/2014

  • Press-Enterprise (Riverside, Calif.) (free registration), The

Los Angeles-based commercial real estate company CBRE is opening so-called free-address and paperless offices that have non-designated seating and wellness perks such as standing desks, filtered water… Read More

Digestive Health SmartBrief

News and information about GI health

Digestive Health SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American College of Gastroenterology

Researchers develop biomarker test for esophageal cancer

8/18/2014

  • Medscape (free registration)

Researchers in Pittsburgh have created an inexpensive, four-protein biomarker panel, used with a blood test, that may improve esophageal cancer diagnosis. Researcher Dr. Blair Jobe at the Esophageal a… Read More

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

News for health and wellness professionals

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

Cooking meals as a family teaches healthy habits, dietitian says

8/20/2014

  • Huffington Post, The

Registered dietitian nutritionist Bonnie Taub-Dix says she made it a habit to have her family cook together on Monday nights, and now her three grown sons all enjoy cooking. She said cooking together … Read More

SNA SmartBrief

School nutrition news

SNA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: School Nutrition Association

Online campaign raises $71K for food bank near Ferguson

8/19/2014

  • KSDK-TV (St. Louis)

Civil unrest in Ferguson, Mo., has shuttered schools for several days, leading a North Carolina teacher to worry that students would go hungry without access to school meals. She launched an online ca… Read More