Cancer and Nutrition
Nutritional Therapies for Cancer Prevention, Treatment
Did you know that 60-70% of cancers are due to dietary factors? And, that many of these may be prevented by changes in dietary habits? That's right, and now there is an "answer book" for those who want to learn more about taking control of their health.
Your Diet and Cancer is a practical tutorial designed to give the reader valuable information about how cancers develop and how simple changes in diet may prevent serious illness. Not to be confused with a medical journal full of technical jargon, this book is jam-packed with over 60 pages of down to earth information and beautiful illustrations of the salient points.
The ideas and suggestions contained in Your Diet and Cancer are designed to help you make informed decisions about your health. Cancer is one of the main causes of death among humans and your way of consuming food affects the risk. Do yourself a favor and take control today!
Antioxidants Against Cancer
Learn how antioxidants reduce the side-effects of chemotherapy and may even make it more effective.
Beating Cancer With Nutrition - Revised
The book was developed after working with over 500 cancer patients and organizing 3 international symposiums on the subject. The information contained in BCN is both scientifically backed with references and clinically proven in the hospital with patients. This information helps cancer patients to improve quality and quantity of life.
BCN had become a home study continuing education course for registered nurses. BCN 2001 version will contain a 72-minute audio CD version in response to the requests from tired cancer patients who said they needed and audio version of the book to get started.
Challenge Cancer and Win! Step-By-Step Nutrition Action Plans for Your Specific Cancer
This book is all about taking action against cancer! Inside, you'll discover easy to follow action plans for many kinds of cancer, including bladder, breast, colorectal, digestive tract, gynecological, leukemia, lung melanoma, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, pancreatic and prostate cancer.
A generalized plan is given for cancer prevention too! Easy to read food charts and self-help diet assessment tools help readers to plan,shop and prepare healthy meals. Safe juicing and detoxification programs are included, as well as detailed guidance about nutritional supplements and their most effective dosages.
The Gerson Therapy: The Amazing Nutritional Program for Cancer and Other Illnesses
The Gerson Therapy is brought up to date with the latest information including program modifications for people who have had chemotherapy, for people who are in an extremely weakened state, and a modified program for non cancer chronic conditions. The information is provided in a highly readable and understandable format.
The book details the background, theory, and enough specific cases to establish credibility without being overbearing. In fact most of the case studies are used to detail understanding of the therapy.
The book does not sugar coat the difficulty of healing using natural therapy and states that the Gerson Therapy may be the most difficult to follow of the many that are available. All of the information required to do the therapy either on one's own or in conjunction with a qualified clinic or practitioner is provided in easily accessible section.
What to Eat if You Have Cancer
Information on choosing the best foods to help combat the disease as well as the side effects of chemical, surgical, and radiation treatments.
The Cancer Survival Cookbook
Very helpful information for Cancer patients going through Chemotherapy and Radiation treatments.
The Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy Survival Guide
Written by two nurses who understand the questions patients have before and during chemotherapy or radiation therapy, this book is very easy to read but doesn't skimp on technical details when necessary. The chapters cover basics about the treatment, how to deal with side-effects, getting good nutrition, support, and bone-marrow transplants.
Eating Well Through Cancer: Easy Recipes & Recommendations During & After Treatment
Diet and nutrition are at the top of the list for anyone with a newly diagnosed malignancy. Patients have problems with a loss of appetite and altered taste either before or during treatment. Dr. Gerald Miletello, a practicing medical oncologist, collaborated with cookbook author, Holly Clegg to create Eating Well Through Cancer, a collection of 200 easy recipes to help cancer patients tolerate treatment.
In Eating Well Through Cancer, the personal experience of its authors combine to produce a cookbook that serves as a guide for nutrition before, during and after cancer treatment. Besides the recipes themselves, the book features diabetic exchanges, menu planning, high calorie variations, Doctor's Notes and a section that cross-references recipes and side effects.
Chapters are organized according to the phase of treatment and possible side effects. Additional sections are devoted to long term post treatment healthy eating as well as snacks and suggestions of foods for friends to bring those undergoing treatment. Any patient undergoing chemotherapy will find this book to be an essential asset. The recipes are simple, tasty and easy to prepare.
Betty Crocker's Living with Cancer Cookbook: Easy Recipes and Tips through Treatment and Beyond
Good nutrition is vital to people undergoing cancer treatment, yet treatment side effects can make eating seem unappealing. Now Betty Crocker, two oncologists, and a nutritionist bring back the joy of eating topeople undergoing cancer treatment with delicious recipes that are nutritious and easy to make. A thoughtful, practical gift for patients and families coping with cancer, the book includes:
- 130 recipes, from breakfasts and snacks to dinners and desserts, like Extra-Easy Baked Ziti, Fettuccine with Asparagus and Mushrooms and Country Blueberry Cobbler
- Advice from cancer patients, from coping with the emotional roller coaster to making recipes more appealing
- Recipes tagged to show which are helpful for the most common side effects of cancer treatment, plus special diet menus to help with them
- "Q and A" between Dr. Ghosh and cancer patients about how to handle the effects of cancer treatment
- An easy 7-day menu plan based on eating small meals six times a day -- just right for patients in treatment
- Cancer resource guide, nutrition and medical glossary