American Heart Association

Program sees drop in calories, salt, fats and boost in fruits, vegetables, grains

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

One of the country’s top food service providers has cut by 8 percent the calories, sodium and saturated fats on the menus it provides to colleges, universities, hospital cafes and workplaces.

The news from Aramark is part of the first-year report on progress for Healthy for […]

AHA, Aramark team up for global volunteer day

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

The American Heart Association is joining Aramark in the company’s annual global day of service, a day when thousands of Aramark chefs, nutritionists and dietitians volunteer at community centers and nonprofits in 15 countries.

On Tuesday, Aramark employees will bring health and wellness programs to families […]

American Heart Association, Aramark launch diet improvement program

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

The American Heart Association and Aramark are launching a new program in  Philadelphia, Chicago and Houston as part of their Healthy for Life 20 By 20 initiative to improve the diet and health of millions of Americans by 20 percent by the year 2020.

The 12-week […]

April 21st, 2016|Categories: Health, Healthy Living, Nutrition, Prevention|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on American Heart Association, Aramark launch diet improvement program

AHA, Aramark join on meals initiative

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Aramark, the largest U.S.-based food service provider, has joined with the American Heart Association on a five-year initiative to make the meals it serves healthier. Changes will impact more than 2 billion meals served each year at schools, businesses, sports venues and elsewhere.

The initiative, called […]

August 5th, 2015|Categories: Health|Tags: , |1 Comment