Nutrition in the Chemo Chair
From an Oncology Dietitian’s Perspective
Hearing the words, “you have cancer” for the first time is life altering. New thoughts, fears, struggles, and possibly new responsibilities are often the primary focus at this time. Nutrition is often a new thought for many, as there are many strong associations with healthy eating, weight, activity, and how these things have influence on cancer. Learning about your treatment options is a discussion at this time. For many, chemotherapy is part of the plan.