15 Nutrition Tips to Starting Chemotherapy

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15 Nutrition Tips to Starting Chemotherapy

If you are undergoing chemotherapy, you want to stay as healthy and comfortable as possible during treatment. What you eat during treatment can make a big difference in helping you achieve that goal.

“Chemotherapy and radiation treatments place their own burdens on the nutrition system in addition to the cancer itself,” explains Charlie Pieterick, RN, MS, ARNP, a nurse practitioner with the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle.

Everyone’s experience during chemotherapy is different, here is a variety of nutrition and food tips to help you deal with unpleasant side effects.

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