Resources for More Information: Nutrition During Treatment
The internet can be a valuable resource for a patient who wants to find out more information about their nutrition during cancer treatment. However, remember that not every website contains accurate and reliable information. The websites listed below offer further information and resources.
NCI Eating Hints: Before, During and After Cancer Treatment: Information and recipes to help people with cancer meet their needs for good nutrition before, during, and after treatment.
NCI: Overview of Nutrition in Cancer Care: Information about proper nutrition, who can help you manage your diet issues during treatment and side effects that can be caused by treatment.
American Cancer Society: Nutrition for People with Cancer: Nutrition is an important part of cancer treatment. Eating the right kinds of foods during and after treatment can help you feel better and stay stronger. Learn more about the importance of good nutrition during and after cancer treatment here.
American Institute for Cancer Research: Provides a wealth of information about the links between diet, exercise and cancer prevention as well as information for people before, during and after cancer treatment.
Oley Foundation: provides support, education, and resources for managing tube feeding and in-home intravenous nutrition.