Nutrition & Cancer

Nutrition Tips for Young Patients Facing Cancer
Nutrition & CancerPediatric Cancer
Maintaining good nutrition is especially important for children and young people who are still growing and developing. These recommendations will help them stay healthy and maintain good appetite while fighting cancer.
Why a Healthy Diet Is So Important for Patients with Gastric Cancer
Nutrition & CancerGastric Cancer
“Because gastric cancers involve the digestive system, following a healthy diet is especially important for patients with this type of cancer,” says Martha Raymond, Founding Executive Director of the GI Cancers Alliance.
Foods to Consume or Avoid When You Have Cancer
Nutrition & Cancer
Arming yourself with a healthy diet during and after cancer treatment can optimize healing and improve your quality of life.
Nutrition Tips for Patients with Lung Cancer: Maintaining a Healthy Body Weight
Lung CancerNutrition & Cancer
Oncology nutritionist Julie Lanford presents nutrition tips for patients with lung cancer, advocating for a health plan to combat unintentional weight loss and managing poor appetite.
Food Safety and Healthy Habits During Social Distancing
Nutrition & Cancer
Registered dietitian Julie Lanford offers patients with cancer key points for a nourishing diet and maintaining good health while social distancing.
Healthy Food Habits for Colon Cancer Risk Reduction and Survivorship
Colorectal CancerNutrition & Cancer
Oncology dietitian Julie Lanford offers tips on how to reduce the risk of colon cancer, as well as strategies for survivors during and after cancer treatment.
A Positive Approach to New Year’s Intentions
Nutrition & Cancer
Cancer Dietitian Julie Langford suggests starting the new year with a positive approach by avoiding the usual negative resolutions about food and focusing on what you enjoy eating.
Nourish to Flourish: Nutrition During a Lung Cancer Diagnosis
Lung CancerNutrition & Cancer
It can be confusing and overwhelming to determine what to eat and what not to eat with a cancer diagnosis. Because of the amount of information available on nutrition and cancer from books, online, or even family and friends, it can be difficult to distinguish fact from fiction.
The Role of Diet in Managing Treatment-Related Side Effects for Patients with Lung Cancer
Lung CancerNutrition & Cancer
A dietitian offers tips to help patients with lung cancer make better dietary choices during their cancer treatment and beyond.
Top 5 Breast Cancer Nutrition Myths Debunked
Nutrition & Cancer
From well-intentioned friends and family members who share the latest rumor about cancer and nutrition to the crazy headlines on social media that are full of misinformation, people with cancer are barraged with advice—much of it bad. Registered Dietitian Julie Lanford busts 5 of those myths.
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