As with most other healthcare facilities, the COVID-19 pandemic significantly affected foodservice operations at Spectrum Butterworth Hospital in Michigan, impacting supply lines, reducing retail customer counts, limiting menu options and putting barriers between dining staff and customers. The hospital responded with modified service protocols while still maintaining a quality dining […]
Could adding prebiotics to snacks improve gut health?
Share on PinterestA new study investigates adding prebiotics to snacks to boost gut health. lacaosa/Getty Images Dietary fiber may help prevent cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes, and obesity through its effects on the gut microbiota, which is the community of microorganisms that live in the gut. However, typical Western diets […]