health and wellness

Protesters ask Texas Children’s and Ben Taub hospitals to sever ties with the Golden Arches.
Students can anonymously shop for snacks, school supplies and hygiene products.
Baltimore City Public School System and Berkeley Unified School District in California top Food Tank’s list of nutrition-forward programs.
This trio of foods and beverages is just beginning to have an impact on restaurant menus. Here’s your chance to jump on these consumer-approved trends early.
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Knowing some children won’t eat if access to cafeteria meals is cut off, school foodservices are finding ways to stay in operation when bad weather cancels classes.
The government aims to decrease potential lead damage in children who were exposed to the city’s toxic water, officials say.
Local health officials also found 12 violations at the dining hall where nearly 200 students were sickened.
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A resident-run garden complex at a Pennsylvania senior living facility provides produce for the foodservice operations—and an opportunity for much-needed social interaction.
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A big “want” from the customers who frequent Compass’ 2,000 corporate cafes is smaller portion sizes, says Mike Fiato, vice president of customer experience.
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Omelet stations are a popular breakfast option among Texas Tech University’s 37,000 students, says Dewey McMurrey, executive chef of operations at the school.