Bharat Ramanujam

My name is Bharat Ramanujam, I live in California. I am 38 yrs old. I was diagnosed at the age of 2 that I had a condition called Homocystinuria, which is due to the absence of an enzyme in my body. In 1999,  this site was developed in order to

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Snacks and Desserts

  Snacks that are moderate in methionine (25- 50mg of methionine/ 28 gm of the product)  Potato chips( 28 gm), French Fries(10 pieces), Hash browns, pretzels Snacks that are high in methonine (more than 50mg of methionine/ 28 gm of the product) All nuts, like peanuts, pistachio, Macadamia NutsPopcorn Deserts that are

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Joanna B

  Joann from Oregon My name is Joann and I was diagnosed with Homocystinuria at age 3,  (1974) when I rubbed Trisodium Phosphate (paint thinner) into my eyes.  They originally thought it was Marfan’s Syndrome but upon looking at my eyes closer they determined it was Homocystinuria.  I was born

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