Nutrition & Wellness

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

News to improve employee and population health

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: America's Health Insurance Plans

Employees start workday with early-morning dance parties

5/28/2015

  • San Francisco Chronicle (free content)

San Francisco-area workers get a kick-start to their day by attending early-morning parties that feature lots of dancing, coffee, massage and even yoga. Morning Gloryville San Francisco producer McKen… Read More

Digestive Health SmartBrief

News and information about GI health

Digestive Health SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American College of Gastroenterology

Demo project would link colorectal cancer screening to discussion of, testing for HCV

5/26/2015

A key feature of new legislation introduced in April under the SCREEN Act (S. 1079/H.R. 2035) is an innovative Medicare demonstration project that would enable a Medicare beneficiary to schedule age-a… Read More

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

News for health and wellness professionals

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

Study: Heart disease risk tied to poverty greater for black women

5/27/2015

  • Reuters

An increased risk of heart disease and stroke tied to poverty was most notable among black Americans younger than 50 and black women in general, according to a large study in the Journal of the Americ… Read More

SNA SmartBrief

School nutrition news

SNA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: School Nutrition Association

Fla. district to serve universal, free lunches in 77 schools

5/28/2015

  • WBBH-TV (Fort Myers, Fla.)

A Florida district this fall will serve free lunches to students at 77 schools, all paid for by the federal government's Community Eligibility Provision. Officials say the program will help increase a… Read More