Nutrition & Special Diets http://food-management.com/taxonomy/term/6608/more en Help Your Customers to Eat Healthier http://food-management.com/blog/help-your-customers-eat-healthier <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>Gluten-free, dairy-free, vegan, paleo. Everyone seems to have a dietary intention for how they want to eat healthier in the new year.<br /> <br /> I&#39;m regularly asked which &quot;diet&quot; is best to follow. My answer: the dietary lifestyle that works and feels best for you.<br /> <br /> I know all you foodservice professionals were hoping I&#39;d hone in on one special diet, as that would make your life easier. I don&#39;t blame you.<br /> </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/discussing-diets-and-nutrition">Discussing Diets and Nutrition</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/help-your-customers-eat-healthier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/help-your-customers-eat-healthier#comments Nutrition & Special Diets Private Discussing Diets and Nutrition Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:23:00 +0000 44541 at http://food-management.com <p><em>Photo: Thinkstock</em></p> Bringing the Farm to Schools in San Diego http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/bringing-farm-schools-san-diego <div class="field-deck"> A farm-forward program brings a special local harvest to this SoCal district’s 350 salad bars each month. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A farm-forward program brings a special local harvest to this SoCal district’s 350 salad bars each month.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/bringing-farm-schools-san-diego" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/k-12-schools/bringing-farm-schools-san-diego#comments K-12 Schools Nutrition & Special Diets Private Mon, 29 Dec 2014 18:36:00 +0000 43761 at http://food-management.com Opinion: Is a Gluten-free Diet Healthier? http://food-management.com/blog/opinion-gluten-free-diet-healthier <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Begun categorizes gluten-free consumers into three groups.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/discussing-diets-and-nutrition">Discussing Diets and Nutrition</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/opinion-gluten-free-diet-healthier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/opinion-gluten-free-diet-healthier#comments Opinions Nutrition & Special Diets Private Discussing Diets and Nutrition Tue, 23 Dec 2014 17:10:00 +0000 43741 at http://food-management.com Opinion: Is the Snacking Trend Hurting Foodservice Sales? http://food-management.com/blog/opinion-snacking-trend-hurting-foodservice-sales <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>A significant number of Americans are consuming snacks as a meal alternative.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/discussing-diets-and-nutrition">Discussing Diets and Nutrition</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/opinion-snacking-trend-hurting-foodservice-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/opinion-snacking-trend-hurting-foodservice-sales#comments Opinions Nutrition & Special Diets Discussing Diets and Nutrition Mon, 01 Dec 2014 16:10:00 +0000 43021 at http://food-management.com All-Star Experts Offer Valuable Tips, Tools and Takeaways at AllergyEats conference http://food-management.com/blog/all-star-experts-offer-valuable-tips-tools-and-takeaways-allergyeats-conference <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Allergy blogger Paul Antico says becoming allergy-friendly is good for business. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/discussing-diets-and-nutrition">Discussing Diets and Nutrition</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/all-star-experts-offer-valuable-tips-tools-and-takeaways-allergyeats-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/all-star-experts-offer-valuable-tips-tools-and-takeaways-allergyeats-conference#comments Opinions Nutrition & Special Diets Discussing Diets and Nutrition Fri, 21 Nov 2014 17:38:00 +0000 42921 at http://food-management.com Best Practices for Preparing, Labeling and Serving Gluten-Free http://food-management.com/blog/best-practices-preparing-labeling-and-serving-gluten-free <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced its final ruling on voluntary gluten-free labeling for packaged food products in August 2013. At its core, the ruling requires packaged food products carrying a &ldquo;gluten-free&rdquo; claim to contain less than 20 parts per million (ppm) of gluten, the threshold considered safe for the majority of people with celiac disease.</p> <p>The announcement came as no surprise to food manufacturers, as the ruling was years in the making.&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/discussing-diets-and-nutrition">Discussing Diets and Nutrition</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/best-practices-preparing-labeling-and-serving-gluten-free" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/best-practices-preparing-labeling-and-serving-gluten-free#comments Opinions Nutrition & Special Diets Discussing Diets and Nutrition Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:16:00 +0000 42181 at http://food-management.com Little Things Can Make a Huge Impact with Food-Allergic Guests http://food-management.com/blog/little-things-can-make-huge-impact-food-allergic-guests <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Allergy blogger Paul Antico says that learning how to satisfy your food-allergic guests is not complex or expensive, but the benefits to your business—and its bottom line—can be substantial.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/discussing-diets-and-nutrition">Discussing Diets and Nutrition</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/blog/little-things-can-make-huge-impact-food-allergic-guests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/blog/little-things-can-make-huge-impact-food-allergic-guests#comments Food & Beverage Opinions Nutrition & Special Diets Discussing Diets and Nutrition Mon, 13 Oct 2014 14:19:00 +0000 41911 at http://food-management.com Georgia Tech Focuses on Special Dietary Needs http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/georgia-tech-focuses-special-dietary-needs <div class="field-deck"> 27 managers challenged themselves to spend a week following the diets of those with allergies and other restrictions and the lessons learned were invaluable. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>27 managers challenged themselves to spend a week following the diets of those with allergies and other restrictions and the lessons learned were invaluable</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/georgia-tech-focuses-special-dietary-needs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/colleges-universities/georgia-tech-focuses-special-dietary-needs#comments Colleges & Universities Nutrition & Special Diets Sodexo News & Trends Nutrition Private Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:31:00 +0000 40721 at http://food-management.com Best Management Company Concept: Mindful, Sodexo http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-management-company-concept-mindful-sodexo <div class="field-deck"> A partnership with Fitbit also encourages physical activity to complement the healthy dining program </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A partnership with Fitbit also encourages physical activity to complement the healthy dining program</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-management-company-concept-mindful-sodexo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/fm-best-concepts/best-management-company-concept-mindful-sodexo#comments Business & Industry FM Best Concepts Menu Trends Nutrition & Special Diets Sodexo Private Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:14:00 +0000 40291 at http://food-management.com Aatul Jain Q&A: Cracking the Code http://food-management.com/healthcare/aatul-jain-qa-cracking-code <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Aatul Jain has bridged the gap with dietitians, fallen in love with his job at Saint Clare Hospital and recently been rewarded with a first-place finish at the AHF Culinary Competition.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://food-management.com/healthcare/aatul-jain-qa-cracking-code" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://food-management.com/healthcare/aatul-jain-qa-cracking-code#comments Healthcare Menu Trends Nutrition & Special Diets News & Trends Private Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:03:00 +0000 39661 at http://food-management.com <p>Aatul Jain and Joanne &nbsp;McMillian make quite a team in competitions and at Saint Clare, a three-hospital and 650-bed system in Denville, NJ.</p>