Introduction

 

Good nutrition can be your ally in the fight against cancer, helping to manage symptoms and aid healing and recovery. Through the links in the column to the right, find practical advice on nutrition before, during, and after treatment, including guidance on what to eat (and when), easy recipes, and useful tips.

This content was last reviewed August 15, 2010 by Dr. Reshma L. Mahtani.
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