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Cancer Related Fatigue – How Exercise Can Help

Posted on: March 30, 2018

A common reaction to fatigue might be to pull back and rest, and for caretakers to be very protective and try to take over.

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Is Soy Safe for Cancer Patients?

Posted on: March 30, 2018

No one food, soy included, is capable of single-handedly disrupting hormones linked to cancer growth.

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Taste Changes, Oral Status & Eating Interest in Head and Neck and Breast Cancer Patients Treated with Chemotherapy: Clinical Taste/Flavor Evaluation

Posted on: December 18, 2017

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Nutrition Related Issues & Dietary Challenges among Older Adult Cancer Patients

Posted on: November 26, 2017

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Benefits of Exercise

Posted on: November 20, 2017

There are many benefits to exercising both during and after cancer treatment. In 2009 the
American College of Sports Medicine published their recommendations that all cancer survivors should strive to avoid inactivity.

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Does Sugar Feed Cancer?

Posted on: November 20, 2017

While researchers continue to investigate the relationship between sugar intake and cancer, it remains a source of uncertainty and fear for many cancer patients and their caregivers. Let’s take a look at some information about the connection between sugar and cancer and steps you can take to support your overall health.

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The Impact of Cancer Treatment on the Diets and Food Preferences of Patients Receiving Outpatient Treatment

Posted on: March 3, 2015

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Article: Dietary Recommendations During and After Cancer Treatment: Consistently Inconsistent?

Posted on: February 12, 2015

This is an article from Nutrition and Cancer that outlines conflicting nutrition recommendations provided on the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) member institutions websites.

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Study: Exercise for Cancer Survivors

Posted on: February 12, 2015

In the United States, an estimated 13.7 million individuals are currently living with cancer, with approximately 1.7 million new cases expected to be diagnosed in 2013.

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Foods that can Aid in the Prevention of Cancer

Posted on: February 4, 2014

There has been enough research to validate that food acts as the most promising ammunition to fight the battle against cancer. Keeping with 2014's World Cancer Day campaign we bring to you six common queries that are addressed by Dr Ashutosh Gautam, Clinical Operations and Coordination Manager, Baidyanath.

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