Nutrition

Eating healthy during and after cancer treatment can help you maintain energy and strength, heal the body, and fight infection.  Our team of Registered Dietitians provides evidenced-based, expert nutrition counseling. They can help you manage side effects and optimize wellness. Based on your diet preferences and what you are experiencing, they can create an eating and hydration plan for you.

  • Poor appetite
    Weight loss or weight gain
    Taste changes
    Dry mouth
    Trouble swallowing
    Fatigue
    Nausea and vomiting
    Diarrhea
    Constipation
    Tube feeding support

Check out a few of our recipes below:

Acai Smoothie Bowl
Recommended for: Taste Changes, High Calorie, High Protein, Nausea/Vomiting, Poor Appetite.

Savory Healing Cake
Recommended for: High Calorie, Poor Appetite, Constipation.

Creamy Coconut Curry Butternut Squash Soup
Recommended for: Constipation, Diarrhea, High Calorie, Taste Changes, Difficulty Swallowing.

  • Visit our site to explore our complete list of recipes to combat some cancer treatment side effects.

To make an appointment with our team of Registered Dietitians, call 617-724-4000.

If you would like a copy of the eBook “Dragon Turns to Water” by chef German Lam, please email mghcancerconf@partners.org