Alternative Cancer Therapies and Your Diet - helping Your Body Fight the Good Fight

Food is your body’s fuel, giving your cells the energy to sustain your 11 major organ systems. When cancer therapy enters the scene, your body goes into overdrive as it battles invading cells. That’s why most cancer therapies, though designed to help and heal, make you tired in the process. Your body is fighting the good fight, and it doesn’t want to give up.

With the right nutrition, you can dramatically improve your body’s response to cancer treatment–and feel better in the process. You and your team of health professionals have worked hard to target your cancer with the most effective treatment. Why not have your diet take aim as well?


First and foremost, stay hydrated. Cancer treatments often cause patients to lose fluids through vomiting or diarrhea. Dehydration throws the body out of balance, making treatments less effective as you continue to feel worse.

It’s important to prevent that cycle by drinking at least eight 8-ounce glasses of liquid each day. Remember, if the side effects of treatment make the taste of plain water disagreeable to you, you can obtain your liquids in other ways. Soup, tea, watery foods such as watermelon, and water flavored with fruit or flavor enhancers are all good options.


Protein is the great healer, rebuilding tissues that may get become weakened during cancer therapy. However, don’t take a trip through the drive-through. Red and processed meats, which are full of saturated fats and preservative chemicals such as nitrates, tax the body. Instead, opt for lean proteins, such as soy, nuts, beans and legumes, fish, and poultry.

Good Carbs

Carbohydrates give your body energy, but not all carbs are built the same. Processed white flour, such as that found in most commercial hamburger buns, pizza, and baked goods, offers empty calories and few nutrients, leaving you feel even less energetic than before. Go for complex carbs found in whole grains (the package must say 100% whole grain to “count”), fruits, and vegetables. The fibers, vitamins, and minerals found in these foods will give your body the additional boost it needs to heal.

Vitamins and Antioxidants

Certain antioxidants have been found to not only prevent cancer, but to help the body fight off existing malignant cells. However, don’t take supplements without the advice of a healthcare professional; some of them may actually work against your treatment. To be safe, make it a priority to get the bulk of your nutrients from whole, natural foods.

What if You’re Not Hungry?

It is common for cancer treatments to act as appetite suppressants, whether because of nausea or changes in the body that make foods taste unpleasant. However, your body needs fuel to keep fighting. It’s important to keep eating, even when you don’t feel like it. Eating several small meals throughout the day, and focusing on your favorite nutritious, high-calorie foods, will help you maintain your calorie intake.

Maintaining a healthy diet can be challenging, especially in conjunction with cancer treatment that makes you feel not quite like yourself. With the help of an experienced health professional, you can make your food choices work for your body.

The Get Well Center cares about holistic health. We’re here to help you figure out diet and nutrition solutions to complement your cancer treatment plan. For more information on how to keep your body fighting the food fight, contact us. We’ll set up a consultation and provide you with directions and recipes to keep your body working hard for you.


  1. I want to share with you all on how Dr Itua saves my life with his powerful Herbal medicines, I was diagnosed of Oral/Ovarian Cancer which i suffered from for 5 years with no positive treatment until when My son came to me in the hospital when i was laying down on my dying bed waiting for god to call out my name to join him in heaven.
    My son was so excited that very day he came across Dr Itua on Blogspot, we decided to give him a try although we Americans are so scared to trust Africans but i really have no choice that time to choose life in between so we gave a try to Dr Itua Herbal medicines, god wiling he was a good man with a god gift. Dr Itua send us the herbal medicine it was three bottles. I take it for three weeks instructor and this herbal medicines heal me, cure my Oral/Ovarian Cancer completely I have been living for 9 months now with healthy life no more symptoms.
    I'm sponsoring Dr Itua in LA Advert on Cancer patent seminar which my son will be participating too and other patent Dr Itua has cured from all kind of human disease, also if you are sick from disease like,Epilepsy,Breast Cancer,Prostate Cancer,Throat cancer,Thyroid Cancer,Uterine cancer,Fibroid,Angiopathy, Ataxia,Arthritis,Brain cancer,Hiv,. Vaginal cancer,Herpes,Colon-Rectal Cancer,Chronic Disease.Amyotrophic Lateral Scoliosis,Brain Tumor,Fibromyalgia,Fluoroquinolone Toxicity,Multiple myeloma,Tach Diseases,Leukemia,Liver cancer,
    Esophageal cancer,Gallbladder cancer,,Bladder cancer,Gestational trophoblastic disease,Head and neck cancer,Hodgkin lymphoma
    Intestinal cancer,Kidney cancer,Hpv,Lung cancer,Adrenal cancer.Bile duct cancer,Bone cancer,Melanoma,Mesothelioma,Neuroendocrine tumors
    Non-Hodgkin lymphoma,Cervical Cancer,Oral cancer,Hepatitis,Skin cancer,Soft tissue sarcoma,Spinal cancer,Pancreatic Cancer, Stomach cancer
    Testicular cancer,
    Syndrome Fibrodysplasia Ossificans ProgresSclerosis,Alzheimer's disease,Chronic Diarrhea,Copd,Parkinson,Als,Adrenocortical carcinoma  Infectious mononucleosis,Vulvar cancer,Ovarian cancer,,Sinus cancer, Here Is The Wonderful Healer Contact. Name_ Doctor Itua, Email Contact:, Phone/WhatsApp: +2348149277967


Post a Comment

Popular posts from this blog

Supplemental Alternative Therapy While Undergoing Chemotherapy

Why Vitamin C is Important

What to do Before You Begin Traditional Cancer Treatment