Success in the Post-Op Bariatric Setting

By Jennifer Rivera For those who are about to undergo bariatric surgery, there is a lot to consider. It’s a procedure that typically reduces a patient’s risk of potentially life-threatening weight-related health problems, but patients must be willing to make permanent changes to lead a healthier lifestyle. People who have struggled with weight loss mayContinue reading “Success in the Post-Op Bariatric Setting”

A Sustainable Approach to Nourishing Our Bodies and Communities

By Jennifer Rivera Have you ever wondered where the food on your plate came from or how it got there? My community rotation at Farm to School, an organization that connects local produce to students and their families, taught me so much about where food comes from, the benefits of eating seasonally, and how toContinue reading “A Sustainable Approach to Nourishing Our Bodies and Communities”