Complete nutrition -- not just fiber -- is the focus for Colon Cancer Awareness Month. Here are some tips from our oncology nutritionists.
Complete nutrition is the focus for Colon Cancer Awareness Month.
Spinach is one of the "super foods" our oncology nutritionists recommend to help you achieve nutritional balance.
Nutrition tips from Oncology Nutritionists Julia Hincman-Francavilla, MS, RD, LDN; and Carol Sullivan, RD, LDN.
March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month, so it’s time to talk about fiber, right? Actually, there is no one magic food or nutrient that has been conclusively proven to prevent cancer. What we do know is that there is a connection between maintaining a healthy weight and preventing cancer. Beyond the basics of a balanced diet – one rich in fruits and vegetables and moderate in lean proteins and whole grains – there are some “super foods” that can help enhance your daily meals:
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