Patients and Providers for Medical Nutrition Equity Patients and Providers for Medical Nutrition Equity

PATIENTS AND PROVIDERS FOR MEDICAL NUTRITION EQUITY

These are people from New Jersey whose lives are sustained by medical nutrition.

Their average annual cost for medical foods is $5604 per person.

New Jersey, Phenylketonuria (PKU)

Evan, Age 13

New Jersey, Phenylketonuria (PKU)
New Jersey | Phenylketonuria (PKU) | Annual cost: $3600
We are a low income family. I am a single mother and I provide school with low protein lunches 5 days a week. It is extremely difficult to provide my child with enough food to keep him healthy by keeping his blood phenylalanine levels at recommended levels and also keep him from being hungry....