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Weight Gain with Cancer Treatment

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This four-page handout educates people about weight gain associated with cancer treatment. It explains that some cancer treatments can result in weight gain, clarifying that some medicines cause the body to retain water, and advises people to talk to their doctor to find ways to manage weight gain. It provides a list of things people can do to safely manage their weight gain, discussing food choices, cooking methods, and exercise.

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Health Information Translations
Medical Review:
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The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
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A qualified translation company performed an independent review by a second translator, and a client advocate.
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Keywords:
Food preferences, Neoplasms, Weight gain
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
1/1/2011
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