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Nutrition in Cancer

Understanding nutrition in cancer

When you are diagnosed with cancer, it is important to consider the critical role of nutrition. Even if you have a normal weight or are overweight you can be malnourished and malnutrition can, in fact, worsen your health. We would like to support you with helpful information.

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    of cancer patients with certain types of cancer are affected by malnutrition.1

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Helpful information for cancer patients

[1] Hebuterne X, Lemarie E, Michallet M., de Montreuil CB, Schneider SM, Goldwasser F. Prevalence of malnutrition and current use of nutrition support in patients with Cancer.  JPEN 2014; 38(2):196-204

[2] Pirlich M, Schütz T., Norman K, et al. The German hospital malnutrition study. Clin Nutr. 2006; 25(4) 563-572 Doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2006.03.005 

[3] Arends J, Baracos V, Bertz H, et al. ESPEN expert group recommendations for action against cancer-related malnutrition. Clin Nutr. 2017; 36(5): 1187-1196. Doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2017.06.017