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Leon Ned Nedbalek
Hi, I’m Ned. I’ve been living with lung cancer since 2006.
As practically any oncologist will tell you, preventing excessive weight loss is critically important for someone on chemo. Maintaining a balanced diet is nice, but getting those calories in needs to be the primary goal. And that means more calories than before, because the cancer causes various changes in the body which in turn cause calories to be burned faster than usual.
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Allium Vegetables and Colon Cancer
Allium vegetables like chives and onions contain oligosaccharides, compounds that can increase helpful bacteria in the colon and may prevent the development of colon cancer.