Items Tagged ‘Management and Prevention of Anorexia and Weight Loss Supportive Care’

March 8th, 2011

Fish Oil May Help Patients Maintain Weight During Chemotherapy

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Fish oil, taken as a dietary supplement, may help prevent muscle and weight loss among cancer patients who are undergoing chemotherapy. These findings were reported in the journal Cancer. Loss of muscle and weight is a potential side effect of chemotherapy that can adversely affect quality of life and survival as well as interfere with […]

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Tags: Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell, Management and Prevention of Anorexia and Weight Loss Supportive Care, News, Stages I-IIIA Lung Cancer - Non-Small Cell, Supportive Care