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Norah

146d

Are there specific dietary recommendations I should follow during chemotherapy?

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    • Lego22

      145d

      My doctor recommended a high-protein diet

    • Lego22

      145d

      My doctor recommended a high-protein diet

    • Tomato

      146d

      I found that avoiding spicy and overly fatty foods helped reduce my stomach discomfort. Everyone's different, but bland, easy-to-digest foods worked best for me.

    • Lolita

      146d

      I had mouth sores :( so soft, cool foods like yogurt and smoothies can be soothing. Avoiding acidic or very hot foods can also help.

    • Carolina

      146d

      During my chemotherapy, I was advised to eat small, frequent meals throughout the day to help with nausea. Also, staying hydrated was really important."

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"Eating well the days before but not the day of chemotherapy is recommended. Foods like frozen strawberries in sugar were suggested as they always tasted good and were easy for the stomach to process. It's also beneficial to focus on a nutritious diet, eating more fruits and veggies, especially those rich in antioxidants. Drinking plenty of water is also advised."

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