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American Cancer Society Complete Guide to Nutrition for Cancer Survivors: Eating Well, Staying Well During and After Cancer

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Written for consumers, patients, and families seeking reliable information about nutritional support for people with cancer, this comprehensive guide offers the latest information about using nutrition to optimal advantage during the cancer journey. Also discussed is the role of sound nutritional choices before, during, and after cancer therapy and how they can help bolster energy levels, strengthen the immune system, fight off infection, and minimize the side effects of treatment. Charts, information on special diets, and level-headed advice about dietary supplements make this a valuable tool for maintaining a healthy lifestyle.

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Food can be a worthy ally. Good nutrition is key to the body's defense system and can help people maximize the benefits of their treatment regimen.

Synopsis:

Fill up on expert adviceLearn the benefits ofeating well to help yourself feel better during treatmentand heal and recover more quickly. Some treatmentscan cause side effects, and its encouraging that many ofthese can be alleviated through good nutrition. In thisfriendly and practical handbook, recognized dietitiansand the American Cancer Society medical staff explainwhat to eatand what to avoidto stay strong andmaximize the benefits of treatment.

About the Author

Abby S. Bloch, Ph.D., R.D. executivedirector, programs and research, the Robert and VeronicaAtkins Foundation, New York, NY.

Cynthia A. Thomson,Ph.D., R.D. associate professor, nutritional sciences,University of Arizona.

Kathryn Hamilton, M.A.,R.D., C.D.N. Carol G. Simon CancerCenter, Morristown, NJ.

Barbara Grant, M.S., R.D.oncology nutritionist, St Alphonsus RegionalMedical cancer care center, Boise, ID.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780944235782
Author:
Grant, Barbara L.
Publisher:
American Cancer Society
Editor:
Bloch, Abby S.
Author:
Thomson, Cynthia A.
Author:
Bloch, Abby
Author:
Hamilton, Kathryn K.
Author:
Bloch Abby
Author:
Bloch, Abby S.
Author:
Grant, Barbara
Subject:
Diseases - Cancer
Subject:
Health & Healing - Cancer
Subject:
Healing
Subject:
Nutrition
Subject:
Health and Medicine-Cancer
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Second Edition, Second edition
Series:
American Cancer Society Complete Guide t
Publication Date:
April 2009
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
284
Dimensions:
9 x 7 x 0.8 in 1.52 lb

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"Synopsis" by , Food can be a worthy ally. Good nutrition is key to the body's defense system and can help people maximize the benefits of their treatment regimen.
"Synopsis" by , Fill up on expert adviceLearn the benefits ofeating well to help yourself feel better during treatmentand heal and recover more quickly. Some treatmentscan cause side effects, and its encouraging that many ofthese can be alleviated through good nutrition. In thisfriendly and practical handbook, recognized dietitiansand the American Cancer Society medical staff explainwhat to eatand what to avoidto stay strong andmaximize the benefits of treatment.
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