What is an EAT snack?
The product is a high calorie coated meringue wafer that melts easily in the mouth.
Why would someone need to consume more calories?
Food provides your body with nutrients that it needs to perform all activities. It is important to consume enough calories to produce energy and prevent weakening.
How many calories are in the snack?
There are 200 calories in a pack (3 sticks). Adding additional calories daily may minimize changes in weight, promote healing and help a person to maintain energy.
Is the product natural?
The product contains no artificial flavors or preservatives. It is made with nut free, GMO-free and gluten-free ingredients. All flavor ingredients are approved for use in regulations of the Food and Drug Administration and certified Kosher Pareve by Orthodox Union.
What are the flavors offered?
The snacks come in Dark Chocolate, White Chocolate, Strawberry and Lemon flavors. Studies have shown that intensity in taste may effect swallowing in a positive way.
Who is the product for?
There are a variety of conditions that impact a person’s ability to swallow and receive adequate daily intake. Those individual may be looking for a snack that tastes good, is easy to chew and swallow and provides calories.
Why is the product unique?
The product was invented by a certified Speech Language Pathologist who has worked with patients across the lifespan. She saw a need for quality natural snacks that would improve her patient’s quality of life.
What allergens are in the product?
The product is made with milk, eggs and soy.
How much protein is there?
There are 3 grams of protein in the chocolate, strawberry and lemon snacks and 2 grams in the white chocolate snacks.
How many servings are there?
42 Grams (3 bars) 1 serving per container
How many calories are recommended for daily snacks when trying to increase daily caloric intake?
Many dieticians recommend 200-300 calorie snacks twice a day.
Is there a diabetic option?
There is currently no diabetic option available, however, we hope to be bringing one to market soon.
Is the wafer gluten free?
Yes, the EAT snack is gluten-free.
What are the benefits of eating snacks?
Adding additional snacks to your daily meals may help to increase your daily caloric intake.
Is the product Kosher?
Yes, the product is Kosher with a KSA Kosher Symbol on the label.
What is it made of?
Please see the ingredient statement for each flavor below.
Do I need a prescription for this product?
The EAT snack is not a medical food and does not require a prescription. If you are on a restricted diet, you should follow the recommendations of your dietician, speech language pathologist and/or physician.
What age is the product designed for?
The product is recommended for children and adults who are on a general and mechanical soft diet If you have a restricted diet, you should consult with your doctor prior to consuming.
What is the category of foods?
The EAT snack is considered a condition specific food.
How often should I consume?
Many dieticians recommend 2 to 3 snacks a day. Please consult your dietician regarding your particular health plan.
Does the product contain peanuts?
There are no peanuts in this product. It was made in a nut free plant.