St. Luke's Cancer Centre

Chemotherapy nurse talking to a patient

Patient Information Leaflets

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

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

Trusted sources of information

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


Healthy Eating and Cancer

Managing weight gain after cancer treatment

Cancer Research UK

World Cancer Research Fund

General diet information

British Dietetic Association

NHS Choices

Tumour specific information on diet

Breast Cancer

Bowel Cancer

Kidney Cancer

Pancreatic Cancer

Prostate Cancer

Drink Aware

Other useful information and resources

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