Tag: food as medicine

Top 10 Cutting-Edge (And Surprising) Food Trends For 2017

Top 10 Cutting-Edge (And Surprising) Food Trends For 2017

Learn how these 2017 food trends reflect what’s happening in the economy, what’s happening in the digital space, what’s happening in the greater world. From sustainability to food as medicine – engaging with food is a conduit to engaging with the world.

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Hospital Food: Why It’s Enough To Make You Sick

Hospital Food: Why It’s Enough To Make You Sick

Notoriously ‘bad’ – the nutritional value and quality of hospital food needs major revision, along with an established understanding that nutrition is an integral part of therapeutic healing, for patients in the hospital.

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Medical Doctor Sells Practice, Opens Up “Farmacy” Using Food as Medicine

Written by on October 19, 2015 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health, Prevention with 10 Comments
Medical Doctor Sells Practice, Opens Up “Farmacy” Using Food as Medicine

“Plant-based whole foods are the most powerful disease-modifying tools available to practitioners — more powerful than any drugs or surgeries,” said Weiss, a doctor of 25 years in Hudson County.

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Food as Medicine: How One Hospital Is Using Organic Produce to Help Heal Patients

Written by on August 24, 2014 in Food, Drink & Nutrition, Health with 0 Comments
Food as Medicine: How One Hospital Is Using Organic Produce to Help Heal Patients

The Anderson Campus at St. Luke’s has more than 300 acres of farmland, much of which had historically been farmed conventionally with crops like corn and soy. The hospital administration recognized the impact that providing fresh, local organic produce could have on patient health and approached Rodale Institute to transition the land to organic and farm vegetables to be used in patient meals as well as in the cafeteria.

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