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Navigating Nutrition during the Holidays: Tips from an Oncology Nutrition Specialist

Navigating Nutrition during the Holidays: Tips from an Oncology Nutrition Specialist

The holidays can be a hectic time of year for all of us, but before you let healthy eating habits melt away, read through these tips from Molly Rockford, R.D., a dietitian who is board-certified in Oncology Nutrition. She shares tips to address some of the most common healthy-eating challenges we all face this time of year.

How to Reduce Your Risk of Breast Cancer Recurrence: An Expert’s Guide

How to Reduce Your Risk of Breast Cancer Recurrence: An Expert’s Guide

Most women treated for breast cancer have something else in common: they worry about the cancer coming back. Michelle Shayne, M.D., shares helpful info on reducing the risk of recurrence. 

Sugar and Cancer: Wilmot Registered Dietitians Weigh In on What You Should Know

Sugar and Cancer: Wilmot Registered Dietitians Weigh In on What You Should Know

Sugar. It’s a topic that often comes up when discussing diet, particularly for those concerned about cancer. Some may wonder about the impact of eliminating sugar when it comes to cancer risk, but unfortunately, it’s not a simple answer because healthy cells need sugar to make energy. Wilmot’s registered dietitians, Sue Czap and Melissa Zahn, help explain the relationship between sugar and cancer.

After head and neck cancer, training for Thanksgiving

After head and neck cancer, training for Thanksgiving

When you’re learning to swallow again after treatment for head and neck cancer, preparing for Thanksgiving can be like training for a marathon. It can be physical, mental and intense, but absolutely worth the effort.

Strategies for eating safely at summer picnics

Strategies for eating safely at summer picnics

Summer picnics and barbecues are a great time for family and friends but if your immune system is weakened by cancer treatment, these events can also be fraught with food-safety challenges. That doesn’t have to keep you from joining the party though.

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