Food Policy

La Alimentación es Medicina

Por Sofia Gillespie Traducido por Kimberly Colula   “Medicina ha tomado un nuevo significado” dice Jodi Shroba, APRN, enfermera practicante en Children's Mercy Hospital. Lo que tradicionalmente es visto como “un medicamento que ingiere su cuerpo para hacerle sentir mejor,” ahora [...]

La Alimentación es Medicina 2021-09-15T12:31:42-05:00

La alimentación es medicina para EEo

- Stephanie Page, MD, Midwest Pediatric Specialists La Esofagitis Eosinofílica o EEo es una clase de reacción alérgica, pero no en el sentido clásico. Es donde los glóbulos blancos, llamados eosinófilos, se acumulan en el esófago (el tubo que une [...]

La alimentación es medicina para EEo 2021-09-16T09:05:05-05:00

La alimentación es medicina para la enfermedad celíaca

- Julia Bracken, MD, Children's Mercy Hospital Así como las alergias alimenticias, la única manera de tratar la enfermedad celíaca es evitar por completo, pero evitar una cosa en particular: gluten. “Aún no tenemos algún medicamento en el sentido tradicional [...]

La alimentación es medicina para la enfermedad celíaca 2021-09-15T11:59:38-05:00

La alimentación es medicina para alergias alimentarias

- Jodi Shroba, APRN, Children's Mercy Hospital   “En alergias alimentarias, cuando hablamos sobre el tema de ‘la alimentación es medicina’, estamos hablando sobre proveyendo alimentos que son una buena alternativa para alimentos que ya no consumen” La única manera [...]

La alimentación es medicina para alergias alimentarias 2021-09-15T11:33:41-05:00

Food is Food Allergy Medicine

An interview with Jodi Shroba, APRN “In food allergy, when we talk about ‘food is medicine,’ we are talking about providing foods that are safe to eat as an alternative to foods they are no longer eating.” The only known [...]

Food is Food Allergy Medicine 2021-09-15T11:34:20-05:00

FOOD IS MEDICINE

“Medicine has taken a new definition,” says Jodi Shroba, APRN, Clinical Nurse Practitioner at Children’s Mercy Hospital. What was traditionally viewed as “a drug you put in your body that makes you feel better,” is now being understood on a [...]

FOOD IS MEDICINE 2021-08-26T10:37:49-05:00

Food is EoE Medicine

An interview with Stephanie Page, MD, Midwest Pediatric Specialists For EoE, food is medicine. Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is a type of allergic reaction, but not in the classic sense. It is where white blood cells (called eosinophils) accumulate in the [...]

Food is EoE Medicine 2021-09-15T12:08:14-05:00

Food is Celiac Disease Medicine

An interview with Julia Bracken, MD, Children's Mercy Hospital The only way to treat celiac disease is complete and total avoidance. But this avoidance is of one thing in particular: gluten. “We don’t have any medicines in the traditional sense [...]

Food is Celiac Disease Medicine 2021-08-26T10:19:08-05:00

Food Laws: Intro to Changemaking

  Thank you so much for joining us for part one of our new webinar series, Food Laws: Intro to Changemaking. We hope you learned from our panelists as much as we did and signed off feeling inspired. Here is [...]

Food Laws: Intro to Changemaking 2021-09-01T10:33:00-05:00

The Grocery Store: A Scavenger Hunt

By Sofia Gillespie   When the boss, Emily Brown, said the grocery price comparison chart needed to be updated, I decided to volunteer. In 2016 and 2019, we published price comparison charts, but as the variety of foods we offer [...]

The Grocery Store: A Scavenger Hunt 2021-08-26T09:58:58-05:00