Partnership Fund Grantee organization MANNA was recently featured in a New York Times article entitled “To Treat Chronic Ailments, Fix Diet First.” The article focuses on how a nutritious and balanced diet can lead to reduced health costs. In Pennsylvania, Medicaid is using a study done by MANNA in 2013 to assess a healthy diet dependent on a person’s health. Overall hospitalizations have declined by 30% among people receiving MANNA’s services.