TITLE

Meals That Heal

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
FoodService Director;8/15/2009, Vol. 22 Issue 8, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Meals That Heal, a program implemented at Morristown Memorial Hospital and Atlantic Rehab Institute in Morristown, New Jersey, which uses anti-inflammatory meals to combat health risks. Greg Merkle, manager of food and nutrition services at the hospital who implemented the program, explains the idea behind the non-inflammatory diet. Examples of dishes offered under the program include vegetable bowl, churrasco flank steak and garlic ginger salmon. It relates the level of participation in the program among employees.
ACCESSION #
43932281

 

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