Patient Information Leaflets

You can find all of the Nutrition and Dietetics Patient Information sheets here:

https://www.royalsurrey.nhs.uk/patients/info-leaflets/

The leaflets that may be of particular interest to you are as follows:

Eating well during cancer treatment

Eating when you have a small appetite

How to increase the protein in your diet

Check you iron intake

High output stoma

Managing stress

Soft diet

Low irritant high fibre diet

Taking your nutritional supplements

Healthy Eating

Healthy Eating for Weight loss

If you are interested in reading more about cancer and diet try not to search on Google. There are millions of websites that provide advice that is not recommended by dietitians and other healthcare professionals.

The following are trusted sources of information:

General Diet and Cancer information

Macmillan

http://www.macmillan.org.uk/information-and-support/coping/maintaining-a-healthy-lifestyle

Healthy Eating and Cancer

The Building Up Diet

Managing weight gain after cancer treatment

Cancer Research UK

http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/about-cancer/causes-of-cancer/diet-and-cancer

World Cancer Research Fund

https://www.wcrf-uk.org/uk/here-help/eat-well-during-cancer

General diet information

British Dietetic Association

https://www.bda.uk.com/foodfacts/home

NHS Choices

https://www.nhs.uk/Livewell/healthy-eating/Pages/Healthyeating.aspx

https://www.nhs.uk/Livewell/Goodfood/Pages/the-eatwell-guide.aspx

Tumour specific information on diet

Breast Cancer

https://www.breastcancercare.org.uk/information-support/facing-breast-cancer/living-beyond-breast-cancer/diet-breast-cancer-why-balanced

Bowel Cancer

https://www.bowelcanceruk.org.uk/about-bowel-cancer/living-with-and-beyond-bowel-cancer/diet-after-treatment/

Kidney Cancer

https://www.kcuk.org.uk/kidneycancer/living-with-kidney-cancer/dietary-advice/

Pancreatic Cancer

https://www.pancreaticcancer.org.uk/information-and-support/diet-and-pancreatic-cancer/

Prostate Cancer

https://prostatecanceruk.org/prostate-information/living-with-prostate-cancer/your-diet-and-physical-activity

Drink Aware

https://www.drinkaware.co.uk/

Other useful information and resources

The Fountain Centre

http://www.fountaincentre.org/

Mindfulness

https://bemindful.co.uk/

 

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