Made-to-Order: Revamping Hospital Food

The prevailing sentiment for hospital food is pessimistic. But in describing two facilities just southwest of Los Angeles, Daily Breeze makes an important observation: “If it’s possible, two Torrance hospitals have made a medical stay sound appetizing.” And at several hospitals across the United States, the cuisine rivals that of established hotels and restaurants. Now,… Read more »

How the Pennsylvania Snack Food Industry Found Success

For Pennsylvania, a seemingly uncanny collection of snack food brands is responsible for several billion dollars of revenue each year — a significant percentage of the estimated $36 billion industry according to IBISWorld. It’s no surprise, then, that Pennsylvania and, in particular, York County, has earned the title of Snack Food Capital of the World…. Read more »

Overcoming Obstacles in Pennsylvania’s Rural Health Care System

Although Pennsylvania is the fifth most populous state, based on information from the United States Census Bureau from 2010 and 2017, it also is home to a significant amount of rural areas. According to the Pennsylvania Rural Health Association, 48 of the 67 counties in the state are classified as rural, and all but two… Read more »

5 Assistive Technology Tools That Are Making a Difference

According to the National Education Association (NEA), the number of U.S. students enrolled in special education programs has risen 30 percent over the past 10 years. Additionally, the NEA reports that nearly every general education classroom in the country includes students with disabilities, as three out of every four students with disabilities spends part or… Read more »