Nutrition & Wellness

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

News to improve employee and population health

AHIP Wellness SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: America's Health Insurance Plans

Cleveland company to offer nicotine tests to employees

9/17/2014

  • Plain Dealer (Cleveland), The

RTA in Cleveland said it will offer its employees nicotine testing and those who participate and who do not smoke will get health insurance discounts. General manager Joe Calabrese said that the compa… Read More

Digestive Health SmartBrief

News and information about GI health

Digestive Health SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: The American College of Gastroenterology

U.K. study: Some probiotic products fail efficacy tests

9/15/2014

  • Telegraph (London) (tiered subscription model), The

Only 1 in 8 probiotic products passed all three tests that University College London researchers used to measure whether the good bacteria they contain benefit the digestive system. Half of the produc… Read More

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

News for health and wellness professionals

SmartBrief for Nutritionists

Ohio hospital works with Sodexo on cafeteria make-over

9/17/2014

  • Coshocton Tribune (Ohio)

Coshocton Hospital in Ohio partnered with its food-service provider, Sodexo, in a cafeteria renovation that included improving the health and quality of meals and marking vegetarian and vegan items on… Read More

SNA SmartBrief

School nutrition news

SNA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: School Nutrition Association

N.J. lawmakers advance breakfast-after-the-bell bill

9/17/2014

  • NewJerseyNewsroom.com

Legislation has advanced in the New Jersey Senate that would require the state to support districts' efforts to serve breakfast after the bell. Supporters say the initiative is designed to boost acade… Read More