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Nutrition and Cancer Treatment

Balanced nutrition plays an important role in maintaining health and preventing disease.
Good nutrition is especially important for people with cancer. Cancer and the treatment for cancer can cause side effects that affect how well you eat.

Being well nourished during cancer treatment can improve energy levels, help maintain the bodies nutrient stores, improve tolerance to treatment, maintain weight and promote healing and recovery.

Registered Dietitians are available to assist you during the course of your treatment.

What can the Registered Dietitian do for you during treatment?

  • Design an eating plan to meet individual nutrition needs
  • Help manage the symptoms and side effects of treatment
  • Provide reliable information regarding nutrients and supplements
  • Assist in making lifestyle modifications for a personal wellness plan after treatment is completed

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