Nutrition & Wellness

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

News to improve employee and population health

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: America's Health Insurance Plans

Health tech company employees work out in the showroom

4/24/2015

  • Herald-Independent (Cottage Grove, Wis.), The

Employees at Johnson Health Tech in Cottage Grove, Wis., have an array of fitness machines in the office showroom that they can use for workouts. The company offers exercise programs and a yoga class … Read More

Digestive Health SmartBrief

News and information about GI health

Digestive Health SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American College of Gastroenterology

Physicians see increased acceptance of fecal transplants

4/22/2015

  • Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News

Physicians say there is growing public interest in using fecal transplantation to treat recurrent Clostridium difficile infection, but the idea itself goes back to 4th century China. Dr. Colleen Kelly… Read More

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

News for health and wellness professionals

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

Ariz. hospital begins room service meals

4/24/2015

  • Yuma Sun (Ariz.), The

Yuma Regional Medical Center in Arizona is offering room service meals for patients, using an ordering system tied to its computer records so nutrition services staff are alerted to foods patients can… Read More

SNA SmartBrief

School nutrition news

SNA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: School Nutrition Association

Ohio school serves breakfast that students can take to class

4/24/2015

  • Cincinnati Enquirer (tiered subscription model), The

An Ohio school this school year launched a breakfast program to boost participation in the morning meal. The first meal of the day is being offered from the snack bar concession stand so students can … Read More