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Nutrition for Cancer Patients and Survivors

A cancer survivor is anyone who has been diagnosed with cancer, from the time of diagnosis through the rest of their life. Survivors in each of these phases have different needs and challenges with respect to diet and nutrition.

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ACS Nutrition and Physical Activity Guidelines for Cancer Survivors

Nutrition During Treatment and Recovery

Strategies for Specific Issues

Dietary Supplements

Food Safety

Additional Resources


  • To meet with a dietician, first obtain a referral from your oncologist and then call 858-822-6100 to schedule an appointment.


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