February 25th, 2013

Three-Year-Old Boy Who Can’t Eat Anything Is Running Out of Time, Parents Say

By Logan Lafferty

Michael drinks 20 to 30 bottles of prescription-only formula daily called Neocate Junior. He can’t eat apples or carrots or anything else that other kids his age eat, his mother, Jennifer Gonzalez, told ABC News affiliate KSTP…Specialists have been examining Michael at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., where the boy’s parents took him two weeks ago to get help. Michael has been diagnosed with Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome, his parents said.

 

ABC News by Karen Keller

Tags: ABC News, Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Neocate Junior, Pediatrics

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