Chemotherapy, while it may be your best option, can have major adverse effects, as anyone who has undergone it knows all too well. Chemotherapy can severely impact your food habits. Chemotherapy can cause nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation, loss of appetite, dry mouth, sore throat, loss of taste and smell, and weight fluctuation.
All of these potential symptoms can interfere with your ability to eat a balanced diet. A good diet is critical at this difficult time since it aids your body’s ability to fight infection and preserve strength. This is precisely why the resource below is valuable reading for anyone going through or knows of someone going through chemotherapy treatment.
Healthy Diet Tips for Chemotherapy from Breast Cancer Car Donations, a non profit car donation foundation