Questions &
Answers

About Pangea
Nutritional Plans

What is the mediterranean diet?

The Mediterranean diet is based on the traditional lifestyle and dietary patterns of people near Greece and southern Italy, near the Mediterranean Sea. It consists of eating plenty of vegetables, fruits, nuts and legumes, as well as moderate consumption of olive oil, fish and wine. It’s also low in processed foods and red meat.

Is the Mediterranean Diet proven to help people live longer?

Over 50 years of research studies have shown that people in the Mediterranean region lived longer and healthier lives. Studies have now shown that the Mediterranean diet can help increase life expectancy and decrease risk of diabetes, heart disease, dementia and certain forms of cancer.

What is Pangea Nutrition?

Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, Pangea Nutrition was launched by Christos Mantzoros MD, DSc, h.c. mult. PhD and Jason Paruthi, MD. The two doctors wanted to help people live healthier, longer and happier lives by providing evidence-based nutrition and education to help prevent health problems. With decades of combined research and clinical practice, our team of physicians, dietitians and chefs is constantly looking for ways to help people improve their health and wellness. Click here to learn more about our mission and team.

What is the Pangea Nutrition Mediterranean Diet?

Studies have shown that it is extremely difficult for people to change their lifestyles and eating habits. Our team hopes to help fix that by delivering everything needed to cook easy, healthy Mediterranean diet meals at home.

By consuming our three lunches, three dinners and snacks – along with outside meals of your choice – you can feel confident you’re following the full Mediterranean diet based on the most up-to-date science.

Our plans start at $37.50 per week, and each recipe serves two people. Visit The Meal Plan to learn more.

How do Pangea Nutrition meal plan subscriptions work?

Pangea Nutrition takes care of all the meal planning, recipes and groceries needed to cook science-based, healthy meals.

• Click “Sign Up” and choose a plan
• Receive fun and easy recipe cards each week
• Schedule optional grocery delivery to your home, or buy your groceries yourself

We’ll send your recipe cards by Thursday each week, along with a grocery list and optional link to conveniently schedule grocery delivery from Instacart.

We’ve done our best to combine groceries and minimize waste, so groceries each week cost about $50 total for two people. Visit “The Meal Plan” for more information.

Will Pangea Nutrition meal plans make me healthier?

Pangea Nutrition meal plans are based on the latest studies of the Mediterranean diet along with cutting edge research on the prevention of diabetes, heart disease, stroke, dementia, cancer and death. Our team at is constantly looking for ways to help people improve their health and wellness.

Where does Pangea Nutrition deliver?

Our recipe cards are available for delivery nationwide.

How do I schedule my delivery?

Use our Sign Up page to enter your shipping information, and select a delivery time window that fits with your schedule.

Where do Pangea Nutrition meal ingredients come from?

Your fresh ingredients and groceries are delivered from your local grocery store.

My Pangea
Nutrition Account

How does a subscription plan work?

Sign up for a weekly subscription plan, and we’ll take care of the rest! We’ll send you fun, science-based recipe cards in the mail each week, along with the option to schedule convenient grocery delivery to your home. 

Want to buy groceries yourself? No problem! We’ve planned our meals to minimize extra groceries and waste. We’ll send you an easy shopping list each week accessible on your computer or mobile device.

Does my subscription auto-renew?

Yes – your meal plan renews every Friday (except for weeks that you skip). Visit the “My Account” page to change your auto-renew settings.

How do I change the billing and shipping information on my account?

Visit the “My Account” section of our website to make these changes.

How do I contact customer service?

You can contact us at support@pangeanutrition.com or call (617) 826-6682. We’d love to hear from you about your experience and how we can improve!

How do I cancel my subscription plan?

Visit the “My Account” page to cancel your subscription.