Nutrition & Wellness

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

News to improve employee and population health

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: America's Health Insurance Plans

Ind. workers emphasize wellness on "Fitness Fridays"

7/11/2014

  • Times (Munster-Hammond-Merrillville-Valparaiso, Ind.), The

Fitness Fridays give workers for the city of Gary, Ind., Ivy Tech Community College Northwest, Methodist Hospitals, and NIPSCO a chance to participate in wellness activities including dancing, volunte… Read More

Digestive Health SmartBrief

News and information about GI health

Digestive Health SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American College of Gastroenterology

Study IDs commonalities in Crohn's patients' intestinal microbiomes

7/9/2014

  • MedicalDaily.com

A recent study identified common gene profiles and microbe communities in the small intestines of people with Crohn's disease, and researchers say the findings could help predict disease progression a… Read More

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

News for health and wellness professionals

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

RD has simple strategies for losing weight

7/11/2014

  • U.S. News & World Report

Adding vegetables to recipes or cutting out cheese from sandwiches and creamers and sugar from coffee are easy ways to lose one pound per week, registered dietitian Kristin Kirkpatrick writes. Ask for… Read More

SNA SmartBrief

School nutrition news

SNA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: School Nutrition Association

Kan. district launches elementary-school breakfast program

7/11/2014

  • Topeka Capital-Journal (Kan.), The

A Kansas school district will offer a breakfast program for elementary students. Tara Schooler, the district's foodservice director, said she didn't expect high participation at first, but the move is… Read More