• MNI calls to improve cancer care through medical nutrition

    Malnutrition in cancer patients leads to complications, poorer quality life, and increasing costs to healthcare systems. Learn more about MNI's contribution to cancer care.

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  • Video: from Hospital to Home with PN

    Patients with chronic conditions and who need nutritional support can receive parenteral nutrition at home without the need to travel to the hospital.

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  • 2021 MNI Grant

    MNI awards €30.000 to national initiatives or research projects for Optimal Nutritional Care. Submissions welcome by 15th May 2021.

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  • Call for Action

    Healthcare experts call to improve the nutritional care of cancer patients.

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Welcome to MNI – the Medical Nutrition International Industry association

MNI – the Medical Nutrition International Industry association – is the voice of the medical nutrition industry at international level. 

We represent companies providing solutions for nutritional therapy: Oral Nutritional Supplements (ONS), Enteral Tube Feeding (enteral nutrition via the gastrointestinal tract), and Parenteral Nutrition (intravenous feeding) - as well as other actors operating in the medical nutrition market, such as ingredients and medical devices for nutritional care.

MNI works to achieve better care through better nutrition, across all ages and healthcare settings.

Malnutrition in cancer

Value of Medical Nutrition in Oncology - Evidence Dossier 2020

Infographic "Cancer care: why nutrition matters"

Christine - cancer patient on home parenteral nutrition

Integrating nutritional therapy in cancer treatment

COVID-19 and Nutritional Management

MNI has collected guidance and recommendations on nutritional management of COVID-19 patients issued by relevant European, International and National scientific societies and patients' organisations.

ESPEN expert statements and practical guidance for nutritional management of individuals with SARS-CoV-2 infection

ASPEN resources

EFAD updates

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Disease-related malnutrition and medical nutrition

Factsheet on Medical Nutrition

Medical Nutrition Dossier & Summary Booklet

Infographic on Malnutrition

Video animation on cost-effective benefits of ONS

The Medical Nutrition International Industry (MNI) and Specialised Nutrition Europe (SNE) welcome the publication of Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan today and in particular the focus on building holistic...

MNI welcomes this proposal, which will set out the key issues and discuss ways to anticipate and respond to the socio-economic impacts of demographic change and to harness further opportunities. MNI...

People of all ages can be prescribed parenteral nutrition because of varying diseases. Home Parenteral Nutrition (HPN) may improve patients’ quality of life by supporting them in their daily...