April 12, 2011

Eighth Floor Bistro Now Offering Diabetes-Friendly Snacks

The 8th Floor Bistro, another of VUMC’s dining options, located in the South Tower of Medical Center East adjacent to the Eskind Diabetes Clinic, is now offering a selection of diabetes-friendly snack options. The Bistro is open Monday through Friday, from 7:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. each day.

At the consultation of experts within the Eskind Diabetes Clinic, the staff of Nutrition Services have selected a tasty line of snacks and beverages.

Some of the featured snack items are:

-Sugar free Jell-o and pudding
-Packaged celery sticks with peanut butter
-Carrot sticks with low fat ranch dressing
-Peanut butter and sugar free jelly sandwiches
-String cheese
-Water, Coke and Sprite Zero