Nutrition & Wellness

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

News to improve employee and population health

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: America's Health Insurance Plans

CEO found his drive to succeed led to employee stress

10/23/2014

  • Forbes

GetVoIP.com founder Reuban Yonatan said he got so caught up in making his startup succeed he failed to notice how work stress was affecting his employees' well-being. He researched data on the causes … Read More

Digestive Health SmartBrief

News and information about GI health

Digestive Health SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American College of Gastroenterology

Studies link fecal transplants to high C. difficile cure rates

10/20/2014

  • Medscape (free registration)

Fecal microbiota transplants lead to high and sustained cure rates for refractory Clostridium difficile infection as long as patients do not need treatment with antibiotics for other conditions, accor… Read More

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

News for health and wellness professionals

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

RD: Study links cottage cheese, dairy to muscle growth

10/23/2014

  • Boston.com

Research presented at the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo indicates that cottage cheese and other dairy products contain leucine, which is one of the amino acids … Read More

SNA SmartBrief

School nutrition news

SNA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: School Nutrition Association

Mass. district to review policy on meal charges

10/23/2014

  • SouthCoastToday.com (New Bedford, Mass.) (tiered subscription model)

The School Committee for a Massachusetts district has asked the superintendent to review policy dealing with students who have negative balances in their school meal accounts. The committee recently d… Read More