Cancer patients may face a variety of nutrition concerns during their course of treatment. The last thing they need is to be overwhelmed with information! This handout provides a simple explanation of why it’s important for patients to get enough calories during treatment, even when eating is difficult. The second side of the handout focuses on what foods are beneficial for optimal survivorship and healing. It includes simple instruction on plant-based food choices and daily goals for survivors to focus on as they make food choices. This handout covers:
- Three key tips when eating is difficult
- Strategies for making nutrition supplement drinks taste better
- The plate guideline for plant-based eating
- A practical list of foods to include each day for optimal survivorship foods
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