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Hospital Food

Customer Service Trumps Health at a Top-Rated Hospital

Ilene Fischer | Posted 11.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Ilene Fischer

I too sacrificed my health by devoting most of my waking hours to my company. But I am now returning to the things that have nurtured me in the past, including exercise, meditation, and nutritional food.

Climate Change Impacting Food Supply...But Health Care Serves Up Solutions

Health Care Without Harm | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Health Care Without Harm

By Michelle Gottlieb and Lucia Sayre Gottlieb and Sayre co-coordinate the Healthy Food in Health Care Program for Health Care Without Harm. Sayre is ...

NYC Hospitals Crack Down On Junk Food

AP | MEGHAN BARR and VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 09.25.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- People nervously waiting around in New York City hospitals for loved ones to come out of surgery can't smoke. In a few months from now, th...

Beyond The Edible Schoolyard: Senior Citizens and the Quality Food Quagmire

Elissa Altman | Posted 12.25.2011 | Home
Elissa Altman

The quality of food fed to seniors by assisted living facilities and senior centers will continue to plummet unless we begin to place the same level of importance and social value in what and how we feed them as we do our children.

At Last, The Jell-O Days Are Over

AP | MICHAEL HILL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. — Haute cuisine is to hospital food as coq au vin is to mystery meat, right? Maybe once, but a number of hospitals are break...

PBS's 'This Emotional Life': The Hospital Menu in the Modern Age

Craig Garner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Craig Garner

Medical technology has made dramatic leaps in the past hundred and fifty years. Oddly, one aspect of the hospital stay has remained surprisingly constant -- the menu.

Heston Blumenthal And Scientists Tackling Hospital Food

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Hospital food designed to appeal to the taste buds of the elderly has been launched by TV chef Heston Blumenthal and a team of scientists. The celebri...