Nutrition for the Person With Cancer During Treatment

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We have selected some related information that may also be helpful to you. You can read more online at, or get free copies of these materials by calling our toll-free number at 1-800-227-2345.

Nutrition and Physical Activity During and After Cancer Treatment: Answers to Common Questions

Caring for the Patient With Cancer at Home: A Guide for Patients and Families (also in Spanish)

A Guide to Radiation Therapy (also in Spanish)

A Guide to Chemotherapy (also in Spanish)

A Guide to Cancer Surgery (also in Spanish)

Nausea and Vomiting

Anemia in People With Cancer

Fatigue in People With Cancer


You can buy these books from your American Cancer Society. Call us at 1-800-227-2345 or visit our bookstore online at to find out about costs or to place an order.

American Cancer Society Complete Guide to Nutrition for Cancer Survivors: Eating Well, Staying Well During and After Cancer, 2nd Edition

What to Eat During Cancer Treatment

American Cancer Society’s Eating Healthy Cookbook, 3rd Edition

No matter who you are, we can help. Contact us anytime, day or night, for information and support. Visit, or call us at 1-800-227-2345.

National organizations and websites

American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR)
Toll-free: 1-800-843-8114

    Offers information and conferences on diet, nutrition, exercise, and cancer, as well as personalized answers to your nutrition questions

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Toll-free: 1-800-877-1600, ext. 5000 (for referral to a local dietitian)

    Their website contains information on diet and nutrition; also has a directory of registered dietitians that can be searched by location and specialty. You can also get a referral to a local dietitian using the toll-free phone number.

Last Medical Review: 07/15/2015
Last Revised: 07/15/2015